Jon Van Steenis - Of Counsel - Gieger, Laborde and Laperouse

Contact

Houston
(832) 255-6007 direct
(832) 255-6001 fax
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Areas of Practice

Professional Liability Defense of Healthcare Providers
Commercial Litigation
Commercial Transactions
Insurance Coverage
Maritime Law
Casualty Insurance Defense
Complex Litigation
Civil Appeals

Jon A. Van Steenis

Of Counsel

Jon is originally from Fremont, California, and now resides in Houston, Texas.  He is licensed in all state and federal courts in Louisiana and Texas, as well as multiple federal appellate and bankruptcy courts.

Representative Cases
  • Crabtree v. Vockroth, 827 So.2d 525 (La.App.5th Cir.9/20/02) (answering question of first impression regarding life of medical review panel in a medical malpractice case under Louisiana law);
  • In re Medical Review Panel Claim of Scott (La.App. 4 Cir. 12/14/16) (regarding prescriptive period applicable to psychiatric patient’s claim for sexual battery against a mental hospital);
  • Ambraco v. Bossclip, B.V., 570 F.3d 233 (5th Cir.2009) (maritime case addressing proper application of Fed. R. Civ. Proc. 13(g).
  • Trial of approximately five cases, in state and federal courts in Louisiana and Texas.
  • Ongoing representation of healthcare providers in professional and general liability claims; representation of various companies in maritime and oil and gas litigation, catastrophic injury claims, and insurance defense litigation.
Education

Jon attended the University of California at Berkeley, and received his J.D. at Regent University-Virginia.  He also attended Tulane University-New Orleans, Louisiana where he received an L.L.M. in Energy and Environmental Law 2001.

Jon A. Van Steenis

Of Counsel

Jon Van Steenis - Of Counsel - Gieger, Laborde and Laperouse

Contact

Houston
(832) 255-6007 direct
(832) 255-6001 fax
DOWNLOAD VCARD

Jon is originally from Fremont, California, and now resides in Houston, Texas.  He is licensed in all state and federal courts in Louisiana and Texas, as well as multiple federal appellate and bankruptcy courts.

Areas of Practice

Professional Liability Defense of Healthcare Providers
Commercial Litigation
Commercial Transactions
Insurance Coverage
Maritime Law
Casualty Insurance Defense
Complex Litigation
Civil Appeals

Curriculum Vitae

Representative Cases
  • Crabtree v. Vockroth, 827 So.2d 525 (La.App.5th Cir.9/20/02) (answering question of first impression regarding life of medical review panel in a medical malpractice case under Louisiana law);
  • In re Medical Review Panel Claim of Scott (La.App. 4 Cir. 12/14/16) (regarding prescriptive period applicable to psychiatric patient’s claim for sexual battery against a mental hospital);
  • Ambraco v. Bossclip, B.V., 570 F.3d 233 (5th Cir.2009) (maritime case addressing proper application of Fed. R. Civ. Proc. 13(g).
  • Trial of approximately five cases, in state and federal courts in Louisiana and Texas.
  • Ongoing representation of healthcare providers in professional and general liability claims; representation of various companies in maritime and oil and gas litigation, catastrophic injury claims, and insurance defense litigation.
Education

Jon attended the University of California at Berkeley, and received his J.D. at Regent University-Virginia.  He also attended Tulane University-New Orleans, Louisiana where he received an L.L.M. in Energy and Environmental Law 2001.