Nicholas Bergeron - Associate at Gieger, Laborde & Laperouse L.L.C.

Contact

New Orleans
(504) 654-1325 direct
(504) 561-1011 fax
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Areas of Practice

Civil Litigation

Nicholas Bergeron

Associate

Nick Bergeron was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, and has been practicing law since 2017. Mr. Bergeron is licensed in the State of Louisiana, and is admitted in the following federal courts: United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana, and United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana.

Representative Cases

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Bergeron served as an Assistant District Attorney at the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office, where he tried numerous cases before juries and judges and conducted more than 100 motion hearings.

Education

Mr. Bergeron attended Louisiana State University, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science in 2013.  He graduated cum laude from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law in 2017, and was a member of the Loyola Maritime Law Journal, the Loyola Trial Advocacy Program, the Loyola Stuart H. Smith Law Clinic, and the St. Thomas More Loyola Law School Inn of Court.

During law school, Mr. Bergeron participated on two Loyola University New Orleans College of Law National Trial Advocacy competition teams and later served as the National Team coach. Mr. Bergeron was also a member of the Loyola Maritime Law Journal Editorial Board and received the Kean Miller award for Best Comment for his work entitled, Expanding Application: The Immediate Need for Revision Of The Seaman’s Manslaughter Act In Light Of The BP DEEPWATER HORIZON Tragedy And United States v. Kaluza, 16 Loy. Mar. L.J. 127 (2017), which was selected for publication and cited in Thomas J. Schoenbaum’s Admiralty and Maritime Law Treatise. In addition, through the Loyola Criminal Prosecution Law Clinic, Mr. Bergeron tried criminal cases and conducted several motion hearings as a student practitioner with the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office. Mr. Bergeron served as research assistant to Professor Nikolaos A. Davrados and received Law Excellence Awards for attaining the highest grades of his class in Scholarly Writing, Trial Advocacy, and Prosecution Clinic.

As a law student, Mr. Bergeron interned for the Honorable Jay C. Zainey of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, the Honorable Fredericka Homberg Wicker of the Louisiana Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal, and the Honorable Tracey Flemings-Davillier of the Orleans Parish Criminal District Court.

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In his spare time, Mr. Bergeron volunteers as a practitioner-coach for the Loyola Law School Trial Advocacy Program and as a judge for local high school mock trial competitions.

Nicholas Bergeron

Associate

Nicholas Bergeron - Associate at Gieger, Laborde & Laperouse L.L.C.

Contact

New Orleans
(504) 654-1325 direct
(504) 561-1011 fax
DOWNLOAD VCARD

Nick Bergeron was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, and has been practicing law since 2017. Mr. Bergeron is licensed in the State of Louisiana, and is admitted in the following federal courts: United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana, and United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana.

Areas of Practice

Civil Litigation

Curriculum Vitae

Representative Cases

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Bergeron served as an Assistant District Attorney at the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office, where he tried numerous cases before juries and judges and conducted more than 100 motion hearings.

Education

Mr. Bergeron attended Louisiana State University, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science in 2013.  He graduated cum laude from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law in 2017, and was a member of the Loyola Maritime Law Journal, the Loyola Trial Advocacy Program, the Loyola Stuart H. Smith Law Clinic, and the St. Thomas More Loyola Law School Inn of Court.

During law school, Mr. Bergeron participated on two Loyola University New Orleans College of Law National Trial Advocacy competition teams and later served as the National Team coach. Mr. Bergeron was also a member of the Loyola Maritime Law Journal Editorial Board and received the Kean Miller award for Best Comment for his work entitled, Expanding Application: The Immediate Need for Revision Of The Seaman’s Manslaughter Act In Light Of The BP DEEPWATER HORIZON Tragedy And United States v. Kaluza, 16 Loy. Mar. L.J. 127 (2017), which was selected for publication and cited in Thomas J. Schoenbaum’s Admiralty and Maritime Law Treatise. In addition, through the Loyola Criminal Prosecution Law Clinic, Mr. Bergeron tried criminal cases and conducted several motion hearings as a student practitioner with the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office. Mr. Bergeron served as research assistant to Professor Nikolaos A. Davrados and received Law Excellence Awards for attaining the highest grades of his class in Scholarly Writing, Trial Advocacy, and Prosecution Clinic.

As a law student, Mr. Bergeron interned for the Honorable Jay C. Zainey of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, the Honorable Fredericka Homberg Wicker of the Louisiana Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal, and the Honorable Tracey Flemings-Davillier of the Orleans Parish Criminal District Court.

Personal
In his spare time, Mr. Bergeron volunteers as a practitioner-coach for the Loyola Law School Trial Advocacy Program and as a judge for local high school mock trial competitions.