Bennett Boyd Anderson, Jr., was raised in Lafayette, La., graduating from Lafayette High School and University of Louisiana at Lafayette (formerly University of Southwestern Louisiana) (Pre-Law/Political Science).
He obtained his juris doctorate from Tulane Law School in 1975 at age 23.Since 1975, Mr. Anderson practiced law continuously, specializing in Louisiana personal injury and wrongful death litigation from offshore / maritime incidents, industrial and auto accidents. He has personally obtained over $75 million for his clients through jury trials, judge trials and settlements. He is an “AV” rated attorney by the Martindale Hubbell Rating Service (highest possible rating).
He has earned a Board Certification in Civil trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He has been designated as one of Louisiana’s outstanding personal injury attorneys (“Super Lawyers”) 2008 – 2015. He is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum as well as the Multi-Million DollarAdvocates Forum. Mr. Anderson has been awarded the Presidential Award by the Lafayette Bar Association (2001) and is a lifetime charter member of the Best Attorneys of America.
He has served as an officer and/or director of many legal and civic organizations, including the Lafayette Parish Bar Association (Secretary, Treasurer, Vice-President) and Louisiana Bar… Read More