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Attorneys Handling Residential and Commercial Property Loss And Personal Injury Cases

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Record-Setting Litigation of Catastrophic Weather Events and Personal Injury Claims

From natural disasters to personal injury claims, we are passionate about helping people get what they are owed.

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In the wake of Hurricanes Katrina and Ike, Superstorm Sandy, catastrophic flooding in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and increased incidences of hail and wind storms throughout the country as the threats from global warming loom large, the firm has been retained by a variety of victims, from owners of Class A high rise buildings, to apartment complexes, residential homes, and businesses. To date, the firm has collected over $300 million in storm-related recoveries.”

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about Firm History

Founded by Robert M. Murphy and the late Wendell H. Gauthier in 1974, the Gauthier Murphy & Houghtaling law firm has become one of the most influential and respected law firms in the South.

The Gauthier Murphy & Houghtaling law firm rose to national prominence as leader of the 100 law firm coalition that negotiated the $350 billion settlement with the Tobacco Industry.

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Record-setting litigation of catastrophic events, complex commercial transactions and class-action lawsuits.