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Linda S. Harang

Linda S. Harang

Attorney
Location:
New Orleans, Louisiana
Phone:
504-434-5518
Fax:
504-483-3447
Email:

Linda S. Harang graduated from Louisiana State University in 1970, and earned a Master of Science Degree in 1976. She is a certified teacher, and taught for 9 years in the Jefferson Parish Public School System. Ms. Harang graduated from Tulane University School of Law in 1982, where she was a member of the Moot Court Board. Ms. Harang is admitted to practice: in all Louisiana state courts; the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana; the United States Courts of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and the Eleventh Circuit; and The Supreme Court of the United States. Ms. Harang has an “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell, and is a member of the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. New Orleans Magazine recognized Ms. Harang as a “Top Environmental Lawyer”. Ms. Harang is a member of the National Trial Lawyers “Top 100 Trial Lawyers”.

Ms. Harang’s practice includes cases brought for claims of: personal injury, construction damage to property, injury from use of defective products, and exposure to toxic materials and/or gases. She is also Plaintiffs’ Liaison Counsel in the “Agriculture Street Landfill” class action.

Ms. Harang has been an instructor in the Loyola Law School Skills Curriculum, and has lectured for continuing legal education credit in Louisiana on various litigation-related topics.

Areas of Practice

  • personal injury
  • Construction Damage to Property

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1982
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 1982
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 1983
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 1984
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1982
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1997
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1998

Education

  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1982
  • Louisiana University Baton Rouge, LA
    • B.S. - 1970
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • Master of Science - 1976

Honors and Awards

  • "AV" rating from Martindale-Hubbell
  • Member, Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers
  • "Top Environmental Lawyer"
  • "Top 100 Trial Lawyers"

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Moot Court Board, Member

Pro Bono Activities

  • Board of Directors, Southeast Louisiana Chapter, American Red Cross, 1984 - 1994
  • Volunteer Water Safety Instructor Trainer for NORD, 1977 - 1986
  • Volunteer Health Services Instructor, American Red Cross, 1967 - 1994