Biography of Joseph A. Marino, III

Our clients can benefit from our specialized knowledge of the Jefferson Parish Courts’ resources and processes.

  • Awarded an AV Rating for the highest possible peer review rating in legal ability and ethical standards by Martindale-Hubbell, 2008-present
  • Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, 2008-present
  • State Representative, District 85 – Elected to Louisiana House of Representatives 2016
  • Gretna City Councilman, 2013-2016
  • Named to New Orleans Magazine’s Top Lawyers 2009 List.
  • Recipient of the CityBusiness Leadership in Law Award – 2006.
  • Certified Instructor for the Kenner and Gretna Police Academy, 2007-present
  • President of Jefferson Bar Association in 2006 and 2007
  • Fellow of Louisiana Bar Foundation, 2009-2012
  • Representative in the Louisiana Bar Association House of Delegates, 2010-2012
  • Graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism – Advertising and the University of South Carolina School of Law with a Juris Doctorate degree.
  • Member of the Louisiana Bar Association, 1992-present
  • Front End Committee Member of the Louisiana Sentencing Commission 2012-2014
  • Board Member of the Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2010-2015
  • Member of Rotary International,  2005-present
  • Speaker: “What to do when your civil client gets arrested in Jefferson Parish,” Jefferson Bar Association Annual CLE.
  • Speaker: “Jefferson Parish Probation Revocation Hearings,“  Jefferson Bar Association Annual CLE
  • Speaker: “Professionalism,” Jefferson Bar Association Annual CLE
  • Speaker: “Voir Dire – Jury Selection,” Criminal Litigation Seminar, La. Public Defender’s Association
  • Speaker: “Expungements in Jefferson Parish,” Louisiana State Bar Association Annual Solo and Small Firm Conference
  • Speaker. “Zealous Defense Meets Tough Prosecution,” La. Association Of Criminal Defense Lawyers Seminar
  • Contributing Writer for the Westbank Beacon
  • Guest criminal defense law expert on Power of Attorney (a legal television series)
  • Named to Legal Leaders – Louisiana’s Top Rated Lawyers of 2014 in field of Criminal Defense
  • Honored for Excellence in Criminal Law
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  • Named to New Orleans Magazine’s Top Lawyers 2015 List

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