Dennis O. Durocher
Flanagan Partners LLP
201 St. Charles Ave., Suite 3300
New Orleans, LA 70170
(504) 569-0235 (Main)
(504) 569-0066 (Direct)
(504) 569-0251 (Fax)
Dennis Durocher concentrates his practice in commercial litigation and civil appeals. Before joining Flanagan Partners, he served as an assistant attorney general at the Louisiana Department of Justice, where he defended the state of Louisiana in civil rights and tort actions.
Mr. Durocher holds a PhD in French literature from Tulane University. He received his law degree from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, where he served on the Loyola Law Review and graduated cum laude.
Representing, as appellate counsel, local investors in a multi-million dollar real estate dispute.
Representing a Fortune 500 company in a negligence claim involving Louisiana tort law and the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Representing the state of Louisiana in a variety of First Amendment, Fourth Amendment, Eighth Amendment, and Fourteenth Amendment cases.
Representing good faith possessors in acquisitive prescription/possessory actions under Louisiana’s blighted property/acquisitive prescription statute.
Representing a start-up LLC in a copyright infringement dispute.
Representing parties in contract disputes in the oil and gas industry.
Member, Louisiana State Bar Association, Francophone Section
Member, New Orleans Bar Association
News & Recognition
Awards for Highest Grades in Civil Procedure II, Income Tax Law, and Tax and Social Justice
Loyola University Law School, J.D., 2015 cum laude
Member, Loyola Law Review
William S. Crowe Sr. Scholar
Tulane University, PhD, 2001
Tulane University, M.A., 1992
Université Michel de Montaigne, 1 année de D.E.U.G. 1990
Southern Illinois University, B.A., 1985
Hon. Paul Bonon, Louisiana Court of Appeal for the Fourth Circuit, Judicial Extern, Spring 2015
Hon. Scott Schlegel, 24th Judicial District Court, Judicial Intern, Summer 2014
Areas of Practice