Practice Areas

  • Admiralty and Maritime Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Personal Injury including:
  • Vehicular Accidents
  • Slip and Falls
  • 18- wheeler Accidents
  • Workplace Injuries
  • Railroad Grade Crossing Incidents
  • Business Law
  • Business Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Products Liability Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana
  • Mississippi
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi


  • J.D. 2001 Paul M. Hebert Law School
  • M.A. 1992 Major: History, Louisiana Tech
  • B.A. 1991 Major: History, Louisiana Tech, Graduated Magna Cum Laude

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
  • Lafayette Parish Bar Association, Member

Breaux Bridge, Special Counsel

J. Brent Barry

J. Brent Barry grew up in Monroe, Louisiana, but he has lived in the Lafayette area with his wife and children for the last 17 years. Brent earned a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in History from Louisiana Tech where he graduated with honors. He earned his Juris Doctorate from Paul M. Hebert Law School at LSU in 2001.

Brent practices in the areas of personal injury, workplace injuries, products liability, family law, succession, business law, estate planning and social security. He is admitted to all Louisiana State Courts, the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of the United States District Courts and the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. Brent is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association and the Lafayette Parish Bar Association.