Workers' Compensation

From our founding in 1994, Nicaud & Sunseri Law Firm, LLC, has enjoyed extraordinary success in Louisiana for our representation and defense of employers and workers' compensation carriers. We have a long history of representing businesses and self-insured funds in defending workers' compensation claims litigated in the Louisiana Department of Labor, Office of Workers' Compensation, and our lawyers are recognized by their peers for excellence. We are members of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry, as well as the Louisiana Association of Self-Insured Employers.

With offices in Metairie and St. Tammany Parish, our firm has a highly diverse clientele, encompassing a range of industries, including insurance, construction, professional sports teams, financial services, telecommunications, transportation, health care providers, energy and natural resources, retail, hotels, restaurants, maritime and manufacturing.

Our Workers' Comp Services

Our firm has provided services in the following areas of workers' compensation:

  • Safety plans
  • Employee drug testing
  • Defending WC Form 1008, Disputed Claims for Compensation
  • Choice of physician issues
  • Request for medical treatment
  • Legal opinions for extension of worker's compensation benefits
  • Choice of law - interstate jurisdiction
  • Settlement
  • Medicare Set Asides
  • Interpretation of insurance policy
  • Employers liability
  • Wrongful discharge

In 2000, our law firm was appointed as Special Attorney General for the state of Louisiana for defense of workers' compensation claims with the Louisiana Department of Labor, Office of Workers' Compensation. Further, our lawyers have lectured and prepared publications on workers' compensation law.

Contact Us

For a consultation to discuss your goals and concerns, call 504-662-9596 or 985-218-0494, or contact us online. We advise and represent clients throughout southern Louisiana.