Corey P. Parenton

Associate
Location:
Metairie, Louisiana
Phone:
504-838-0019
Fax:
504-838-0043
Email:

Corey Parenton was born in Thibodaux, Louisiana.  He received a Bachelor of Arts from Louisiana State University, during which time he was employed by the Louisiana House of Representatives.  Thereafter, earned his Juris Doctorate from Loyola University School of Law, where he served as Editor in Chief of and was published in the Loyola Maritime Law Journal.  He also helped to re-establish the Maritime Law Society on campus.   Corey’s practice focuses primarily on admiralty and maritime litigation, and he has established a successful appellate record including a large additur for a personal injury plaintiff, dismissal by the Louisiana Supreme Court on a suit filed in an improper forum, reduction of a general damages award by a maritime personal injury plaintiff, a determination of vessel status for limitations, and reversal of a general damage award for a property damage claim.  Corey is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, United States Court of Appeal, Fifth Circuit, United States District Courts, Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana and all state courts in Louisiana and Texas. He is married. Mr. Parenton is the father of one son.

Areas of Practice

  • Admiralty and Maritime, Insurance Defense, Construction, Appellate

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2010
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America, 2015
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 2010
  • Texas, 2015
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 2016

Education

  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • JD, Doctor of Jurisprudence - 2009
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts (English) - 2005

Published Works

  • THE WRECK ACT: A VAST SEA OF JURISPRUDENCE AND STATUTORY LANGUAGE, 6 Loy. Mar. L.J. 111, Spring, 2008

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • Bar Association for the Federal Fifth Circuit
  • Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
  • Mariner’s Club for the Port of New Orleans
  • Mariner’s Club for the Port of Houston