We are pleased to announce that James “J.J.” Reeves, II, Olivia Y. Truong, and Scott R. Huete have been named Members of the firm, effective January 1, 2018.
“All three are exceptional attorneys and have been instrumental the firm’s development,” said firm member, Kevin Marks. Mr. Marks added that, “they have worked diligently to achieve success that is not only personal but enjoyed by the firm. Their selection into firm membership is well-deserved.”
About MMK’s new members:
James “J.J.” Reeves, II is a Tulane Law alumnus and a Martindale AV-rated attorney licensed to practice in Louisiana and Florida. He is a Claims and Litigation Management Certified Claims Professional and a Defense Counsel Trial Academy Graduate, who specializes in insurance coverage litigation, appellate practice, and corporate defense. He has taken on a broad range of practice from settling slip-and-fall claims to reported defense verdicts in multi-billion dollar lawsuits. He has been recognized as a top New Orleans litigator by Super Lawyers Magazine and New Orleans Magazine. To learn more about James, click here for his biography.
Olivia Y. Truong practices in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Georgia, specializing in areas of insurance defense and coverage, professional liability, and construction defect litigation, and products liability. Prior to joining MMK, she represented financial institutions and creditors in bankruptcy litigation, general contract and business litigation, and commercial real estate and secured transactions. As an alum of Emory University (B.A.) and Syracuse University College of Law (J.D., cum laude), Olivia’s resourcefulness and acumen have earned her the recognition of a Rising Star by Super Lawyers. To learn more about Olivia, click here for her biography.
Scott R. Huete’s current practice is mainly focused in the areas of employer liability and maritime personal injury defense. As a graduate of Louisiana State University and its Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Scott is licensed in all state and federal courts of Louisiana, and also a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, New Orleans Bar Association, Department of Labor Joint Bar Association, and the Maritime Law Association of the United States. Outside of his practice, Scott enjoys spending time with his wife, who is expecting their second child, and his son, William. To learn more about Scott, click here for his biography.