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EDWARD MOUTON 
Attorney at Law

"For You, Your Family, & Your Future"

F. EDWARD MOUTON- ATTORNEY AT LAW

LAW SCHOOLS 

EXPERIENCE

JURISDICTIONS

-Louisiana State University- Baton Rouge 
​-Louisiana State University- University of New Orleans 

17 Years Experience as a Criminal Defense Attorney for the Shreveport- Bossier & Surrounding Areas. 

All Louisiana State Courts
2nd Circuit Court of Appeal 
Federal Circut
U.S. Supreme Court

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University of New Orleans & LSU Law Center Graduate. Solo practitioner specializing in Criminal & DWI Defense, Personal Injury, Family Law & Contract Negotiations, Civil Litigation. Trial & Motion Practice. Mac Evangelista since 1988. Certified Apple/Mac tech & local guru. Member of Shreveport, LA's MAClan & SMUG User Groups.ng 1

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DIRECTORY PRACTICE AREA

-Appeal & Appellate Practice
-Business Law
-Criminal Law
-Municipal Law
-General Civil Law 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 

-Solo Practitioner - 1999-Current 
The Mouton Law Firm

Staff Attorney - 1996-1999 Caddo Parish Public Defender 
Felony Assistant (non-capital) in one of LA's largest indigent defense agencies. Defended thousands of individuals charged with felony & misdemeanor offenses, motion practice, jury & bench trials and probation hearings.

Law Clerk, J. Minos Simon, Lafayette, LA - 1996-1996 
-Professor Paul Baier of the LSU Law Center secured this position for me while I awaited my Bar Exam results. Passed on the first go-round!

​EDUCATION 

LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY - BATON ROUGE​​

J.D. (1996) Law​​​​​​
Honors:
   Appellate Advocacy Panel
Activities:
   Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity (Member)
Details:
   WestLaw Student Rep (In School Tech/Training Rep)

UNIVERSITY OF NEW ORLEANS

B.A. (1993) Pre-Law
Honors:
   UNO-Innsbruck Ambassador Scholarship (Honor Graduate of International Program in Innsbruck, Austria)
   Society of Distinguished Collegiates Scholarship (Kiwanis)
   Who's Who & Dean's List throughout undergraduate years
Activities:
   Phi Theta Kappa (Vice President)
   Golden Key Honor Society
   Kiwanis Circle K (Vice President)
   Liberal Arts Council for Advancement of Leadership & Scholarship (Charter Member)
   Asst to the Director of the UNO International Studies Programs
Details:
   Graduated First in Class: College of General Studies (Triple Major: English, History & PoliSci)

DELGADO COMMUNITY COLLEGE

A.A. (1991) Pre-Law
Honors:
   Presidential Honors (Equivalent to Magna Cum Laude)
   Phi Theta Kappa (Vice President)
Details:
   Course of study designed to compliment Bachelor's Degree in Pre-Law preparation to law school.

​PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Volunteer, LA Pro-Bono Project - 2004-Current

Assisted with Katrina Evacuees Emergency Command Center. Volunteer throughout the years since with many of the Project's Activities.

Committee Chairperson, Lawyer's Assistance Program (LAP) - 1998-Current

The Louisiana Lawyers Assistance Program serves the public, the Bar and the profession by assisting, on a confidential basis, lawyers or judges whose professional impairment may stem from alcohol/drug abuse, mental health problems or gambling addiction.

Trial Lawyer Academy, National Institute for Trial Advocacy - 2004-2004

NITA 10 Day Trial Training Program, New Orleans, LA.

AWARDS & ACOMPLISHMENTS

Shreveport/Bossier's Best Lawyers, SB Magazine, Annual Attorneys Edition 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Peer Rated, Annual Lawyers Edition of Monthly Local Magazine

High Peer Review Rating, Martindale Hubble - 2012

UNO Ambassador Award, UNO International Studies Program - 1992

Society of Distinguished Collegiate Scholarship, Kiwanis/Circle K - 1991

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

Member, Red Mass Society - 2002-Current

Member, LA Lawyers for Life - 2002-Current

Charter Member, Criminal Defense Bar of NWLA - 2000-Current

Admission, US Supreme Court - 2000-Current

Admission, Federal Court, Western District of Louisiana - 1999-Current


Member, American Bar Association - 1997-Current

Member, Louisiana State Bar - 1996-Current