Guy D. Perrier, Member
Direct Phone: 504-212-8822
Direct Fax: 504-212-8872
Guy D. Perrier is a native New Orleanian and founding member of Perrier & Lacoste, LLC. Specializing in trucking and transportation casualty and related issues, as well as general liability, he has received Martindale-Hubbell’s highest AV rating with a 5.0/5.0 peer rating and has been recognized as one of New Orleans Magazine Top Lawyers. Guy has also been selected to the Louisiana Super Lawyers List 2009–2018. He is regional and catastrophic loss counsel for a number of large motor carriers in the United States. Guy frequently lectures at national trucking seminars and is a member of numerous trucking and transportation organizations including the American Trucking Association, Trucking Industry Defense Association, Transportation Lawyers Association, Louisiana Motor Transport Association and the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance.
Since graduating from Tulane University Law School in 1990, Guy has practiced transportation litigation, insurance coverage and defense, products liability and premises liability before all levels of state and federal courts. As a trial lawyer, Guy has successfully litigated complex cases involving multi-million dollar catastrophic losses.
Guy is a member of various bar associations including the New Orleans Bar Association, the Louis A. Martinet Legal Society, New Orleans Association of Defense Counsel, Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel and the Defense Research Institute.
Guy is also involved in many civic and charitable organizations including the American Cancer Society, Grace at the Green Light, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Lighthouse for the Blind, the Multiple Sclerosis Society, The Smile Train, and the United Negro Fund.
Tulane University School of Law, Juris Doctorate, 1990
Louisiana State University, BS, 1987
Louisiana State Bar
United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana
American Trucking Association
Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
Defense Research Institute
Federal Bar Association
Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel
Louis A. Martinet Foundation
Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
Louisiana Bar Foundation
Louisiana Motor Transport Association
Louisiana State Bar Association
New Orleans Association of Defense Counsel
New Orleans Bar Association (Board of Directors, 1996-2001; Third V.P., 2000; Chair, Young Lawyers Section, 1996)
New Orleans Bar Foundation
Themis Advocates Group
Transportation Lawyers Association
Trucking Industry Defense Association
Automobile and Transportation Litigation, Commercial, General Liability, Insurance Coverage, Premises Liability, Products Liability