EDWIN H. BYRD, III - Partner.

  • Litigation
  • Civil Rights
  • Law Enforcement Defense
  • Employment Law
  • Insurance Defense
  • Medical Malpractice

Edwin grew up in Shreveport and graduated from LSU in Baton Rouge and LSU Law School in 1989. At LSU Law School he was the senior editor of the Louisiana Law Review. He returned to Shreveport and clerked for Chief United States District Judge Tom Stagg for two years. After this clerkship his practice focused on civil litigation. Edwin and his wife, Alison, also from Shreveport, have two sons, Henry and Pearce.

  • Born Leesville, Louisiana, June 19, 1962
  • Louisiana State University - B.A., 1985
  • Louisiana State University Law School - J.D., 1989 Order of the Coif
  • Phi Kappa Phi Senior Editor, Louisiana Law Review, 1988-1989
  • Law Clerk to Chief U.S. District Judge Tom Stagg, Western District of Louisiana, 1989-1991
  • Admitted to bar, 1989, Louisiana; 1991 United States Fifth Circuit; 2005 United States Supreme Court


  • Shreveport and Louisiana State Bar Associations
  • Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
  • Bar Association of the United States Fifth Circuit
  • Bar Association of the United States Supreme Court
  • International Association of Chiefs of Police, Legal Officers Section
  • National Sheriff's Association, Legal Officers Section

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400 Texas Street, Suite 400 (71101)
P.O. Box 1786
Shreveport, LA 71166-1786
Office: 318 221-1800
Fax: 318-226-0390