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A&G TO PROVIDE GUIDANCE ON CHARTER

March 24, 2021

Aaron & Gianna, PLC is pleased to announce its selection by the Jefferson Parish Council to provide guidance to the Jefferson Parish Charter Advisory Committee in connection with the Committee's review of the Jefferson Parish Charter and the making of recommendations to the Parish Council relative to the Charter's amendment and the submisson of amendments to the voters of Jefferson Parish.   The Jefferson Parish Charter mandates that the Council provide …

Carolyn Gill-Jefferson

Carolyn Gill-Jefferson

Position

Of Counsel

Contact Information

Tel: 504.569.1810

Fax: 504.569.1801

cjefferson@aarongianna.com

 

Career Overview

Judge Gill-Jefferson is a retired judge of the Civil District Court for the Parish of Orleans.   During her tenure on the court she served as Chief Judge. Subsequent to her service on the bench, Judge Gill-Jefferson served as a Visiting Professor of Civil Law at the Mississippi College School of Law. She remains a member of the Adjunct Faculty.

Judge Gill-Jefferson has been appointed Special Master by the Civil District Court for the Parish of Orleans to make allocations of settlements of more than thirty million dollars.

Currently, Judge Gill-Jefferson practices in the areas of Administrative Law, Domestic Relations Law, Succession Law. Insurance Defense, General and Commercial Litigation. She also engages in mediation handling personal injury, contracts, and medical malpractice as well arbitration panels. She is a member of the Trial Advocacy Faculty at Tulane University.

 

Education

Loyola University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1978

Tougaloo College, Bachelor of Arts , 1975

 

Admissions to Practice

Louisiana State Bar

Mississippi Bar Association

United State District Court (Eastern District of Louisiana, Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi)

United States Courts of Appeal, Fifth Circuit

 

Areas of Practice

Administrative Law and Litigation

Succession Law

General and Commercial Litigation

Domestic Relations

Mediation

Insurance Defense

 

Professional Memberships/Activites

Louisiana State Bar Association

Mississippi Bar Association

Louisiana Judicial Council/NBA