The Law Office of G. Stephen Covert
At the law office of G. Stephen Covert, I have more than 30 years of practice experience. I have broad and extensive knowledge, skills, experience and resources to help you pursue the outcome you want. I place a premium on personal service and attention. On occasion, I operate as a joint venture on personal injury cases with attorney Walter L. Smith who I have enjoyed working with for the past 25 years, combining our considerable skill, knowledge, experience and resources to help you get the results you want. We don’t delegate your case to an inexperienced associate or a staff member, but work directly with you throughout the legal process. We place a premium on accessibility and will promptly return your calls or e-mails, if we are working with other clients.
Walter Landry Smith is a graduate of Tulane Law School, where he attended on a scholarship and graduated Magna Cum Laude. He also served as Editor-in-Chief of the Tulane Law Review and was honored with the selection to the Order of the Coif and Omicron, Delta, Kappa. After law school he served as law clerk to the Honorable Judge John R. Brown of the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal. He was selected as the first Chairman of the Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association’s Product Liability Section from 1991 – 1997 and in 1999-2000. Additionally, he served on the Executive Committee as well as the Board of Governors of the Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association (now Louisiana Association for Justice).
Throughout Walter’s more than 30 years of representing clients accident and injury cases, has handled numerous cases where he has recovered $1 million or more for his clients.