Gee’s proudest professional achievement is leading a team of lawyers to get a $117 million jury verdict—Louisiana’s largest single event personal injury award.
Gee Law Firm, based in Lafayette, LA, is a plaintiff’s personal injury law firm founded in 1991, which provides legal services to injured maritime workers (offshore and inland), truck/car crash victims, and those hurt by dangerous products.
Gee is a loyal Louisiana resident, having lived in Lafayette since 1984. For 10 years as a youth, Gee raced sailboats in the Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic Ocean and large lakes. Gee is also a certified scuba diver. Sailing and scuba have given Gee a passion for maritime and admiralty law. Gee has also worked offshore performing heavy manual labor. To prepare for trial, Gee has visited and photographed numerous maritime worksites, in the Gulf of Mexico and inland waters—to physically inspect accident/injury scenes on vessels, drilling rigs, and production platforms. (Many lawyers do not take the time to do this). This real world experience gives Gee a true feel for injury events on navigable waters, both inland and in the Gulf of Mexico.
While growing up Gee had a passion for sports cars, which led him… Read More