Timothy Brinks focuses his practice on commercial litigation, tort and insurance defense, maritime litigation, and professional liability defense. Timothy represents and advises clients at every stage of the litigation process, from initial claim investigation through discovery and trial, as well as also advocating for them in appellate proceedings before circuit courts and the Louisiana Supreme Court.
Drawing on his knowledge and skill sets, Timothy serves and advises clients in many types of commercial disputes, including claims involving breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duties, unfair trade practices, defamation, and shareholder derivative actions. He also defends clients in professional liability lawsuits, including claims for legal malpractice and director and officer liability.
Timothy also represents and defends a wide variety of organizations, from international energy companies to local small businesses, in tort litigation involving personal injury and premises liability claims. He also gives guidance to clients on methods for reducing their liability risks and exposure.
Timothy attended LSU Law School, where he graduated with honors and was selected to serve on the Louisiana Law Review. On the regulatory side, Timothy represents and advises transportation companies and local hospitality businesses in regulatory matters, including administrative proceedings before state agencies and municipal departments.
His undergraduate educational background in business administration and finance informs his legal practice by giving him deeper insight into his clients’ commercial issues and conflicts, as well as their operating concerns and long-term goals. He’s a member of the Lakeview Civic Improvement Association and previously volunteered for the “Everybody Reads” program in local public schools.
- Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center, J.D., 2012
- Louisiana State University, 2008
Professional Affiliations & Memberships:
- Louisiana State Bar Association
- American Bar Association
- New Orleans Bar Association
- Federal Bar Association
- Lakeview Civic Improvement Association
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