Rusty Savoie

Rusty Savoie

Location:
Covington, Louisiana
Phone:
985-302-0106
Fax:
985-898-3599
Email:

Rusty Savoie is a graduate of Loyola Law School New Orleans and also earned a Masters in Business Administration from Loyola. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, Louisiana. He previously held a real estate broker's license and his present practice concentrates on personal injury, workers' compensation, family law, business litigation and real estate and construction disputes. While attending Loyola Law School, Rusty Savoie was selected as a member of the school's moot court competition team.

Rusty Savoie previously lived in Washington, D.C. where he worked for the U.S. House of Representatives. He is a former partner with one of the largest law firms in the State of Louisiana based in New Orleans. Following that, he served as in-house counsel to a large, publicly-traded corporation based in Covington, Louisiana with over 3,500 employees. He has since opened his own practice in Covington and Houma. In 2009, Rusty Savoie was appointed an Assistant City Attorney for the City of Covington, Louisiana. Rusty Savoie has been ranked AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell each year since 2006, the highest possible peer review rating in legal ability and ethical standards. He has been listed among the top lawyers in the New Orleans area by New Orleans Magazine.

Rusty Savoie has been married for over 20 years and is the father of 4. He and his family are parishioners at St. Anselm Catholic Church in Madisonville, Louisiana. He is a former Scout Leader and serves as a Member of the Board of Directors of the Covington Food Bank.   He is a volunteer with St. Tammany Area Retarded Citizens and Southeast Louisiana Legal Services.   He previously served on the board of Crimefigthers. 

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Family Law
  • Business Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Construction Disputes

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2007

Education

  • Loyola University New Orleans School of Law, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - December, 1996
    • Honors: Moot Court Competition Team
  • Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, Louisiana
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts
  • Loyola University
    • Masters in Business Administration

Honors and Awards

  • Ranked AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell each year since 2006
  • Listed among the top lawyers in the New Orleans area by New Orleans Magazine

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • 22nd Judicial District Court Bar Association

Pro Bono Activities

  • Covington Food Bank, Member of the Board of Directors
  • Former Board Member of Crimefighters
  • St. Tammany Area Retarded Citizens, Volunteer
  • Southeast Louisiana Legal Services, Volunteer