• PRACTICE FOCUS
  • INDUSTRIES+
  • EDUCATION+
    • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
      B.B.A. and LL.B., 1959
  • ADMISSIONS+
    • Louisiana
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • CLERKSHIP+
G. Edward Merritt Of Counsel
New Orleans
504-566-1311  direct504-400-2838  mobile

Mr. Merritt is of counsel in the admiralty and tort regional practice group in the New Orleans office. He practices in the areas of admiralty, corporate and estate law. Prior to joining Phelps Dunbar, Mr. Merritt was with the Terriberry, Carroll, & Yancey, L.L.P. law firm in New Orleans.

Practice Focus

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Maritime Law Association of the United States
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • New Orleans Board of Trade (Past President)
  • Pro Tem New Orleans Public Belt Railroad (Past President)

Recognition

  • AV© Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Industries

Education

  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
    B.B.A. and LL.B., 1959

Admissions

  • Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • Maritime Law Association of the United States
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • New Orleans Board of Trade (Past President)
  • Pro Tem New Orleans Public Belt Railroad (Past President)
  • AV© Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell