“Over the years, I have learned that clients appreciate direct, practical advice when it comes to problem solving. I take a hands-on approach to investigation and fact gathering, and I rely extensively on our talented group of young lawyers for targeted research when needed. I am proud of the reputation we have earned for being book and street smart – it makes a difference.”
David Leefe is a member and past Chair of the firm’s Maritime practice group. He has practiced law for 40 years, all with Liskow & Lewis, and his experience includes a broad range of litigation and contract matters. His practice emphasis is on maritime and oilfield litigation, including personal injury, property damage, drilling and downhole, pipeline, contractual indemnity, and insurance. He has defended hundreds of cases falling under the Jones Act, OCSLA, and general maritime law, and he is regularly called upon to analyze complex questions of oilfield indemnity and insurance. He has extensive litigation and trial experience in federal and state courts.
“Excellent firm for work in Louisiana. I personally use David Leefe who is top notch!” – Best Lawyers Client Comment, Admiralty & Maritime Law, 2022