New Orleans Law Firm - Capitelli and Wicker
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In 1989, Alex Watkins entered active duty in the United States Navy as a Naval Flight Officer. In 1996, after his service in the Navy, he started a successful retail business in New Orleans. He received his Juris Doctor, Cum Laude from Loyola University Law School in 2004 and began working with the law firm of Capitelli and Wicker.

Mr. Watkins is a member of the American Association for Justice, the Federal Bar Association and the Louisiana Association for Justice. He has served as the chairman of the Insurance Litigation Section of the Louisiana Association for Justice

He has published an article entitled Aw Shute, A Flawed Foundation in the Loyola Maritime Journal, Spring 2005 edition.

Practice Areas

Private Practice since 2004 with a particular emphasis on civil litigation as it relates to both casualty and commercial matters; Claims against all physicians, specialties and healthcare facilities for injuries sustained in connection with medical negligence; Products liability; medical device litigation; 18 wheeler litigation; admiralty and maritime casualty; first party insurance litigation; involved in Multi-District Litigation in numerous cases

Bar Admissions

  • All Federal district courts in Louisiana
  • United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal
  • All State courts in Louisiana

Education

Tulane University, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, 1989

Commission, U.S. Navy, Ensign, 1989

Loyola University Law School, J.D., 2004, Cum Laude.

Representative Matters

Civil litigation as it relates to both casualty and commercial matters; Claims against all physicians, specialties and healthcare facilities for injuries sustained in connection with medical negligence; Products liability; medical device litigation; 18 wheeler litigation; admiralty and maritime casualty; homeowner and commercial first party insurance litigation; and Multi-District Litigation in numerous cases.

Civic and Charitable

  • Board member of the Positive Vibrations Foundation
  • Logistics chair for Annual Lusher Crawfish Boil
  • Team captain of BBQ team supporting Hogs for the Cause

Phone: 504-582-2425
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