Experienced Lake Charles Lawyers

Criminal Defense, Estate Planning & Wills Attorneys

Our Lake Charles law firm of Lorenzi & Barnatt was founded in 1990 by attorney Thomas Lorenzi, who has practiced law for more than 30 years.

Mr. Lorenzi is an AV-rated* attorney. He is often recognized for his legal excellence: in 2007, the Louisiana Bar Foundation named him an Outstanding Attorney of the Year; he has been named on the Super Lawyers list for 2007, 2008 and 2009; he is included in the list of The Best Lawyers in America; and he is a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers.

Theresa Ann Barnatt, who is board-certified in estate planning and administration by the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization, joined the practice following extensive work as co-counsel in a multi-faceted case demonstrated the benefit to her clients, which resulted from the complementary strengths of her practices and talents.

Most recently, the elder Mr. Lorenzi was joined in the practice of law by his son, Dan Lorenzi. For several years prior to admission to the bar, Dan honed his skills as an investigator and legal assistant.

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Contact Lorenzi & Barnatt

To make an appointment with one of our lawyers, call 337-513-0886 or contact us online.

* CV, BV, and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies.

Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.