Clay J. LeGros


Clay J. LeGros is a shareholder with the firm. He received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of New Orleans in 1979 and his Juris Doctorate from Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center, in 1982. Clay joined Newman Mathis in 1985. His practice focuses on consumer and commercial litigation, commercial and consumer real estate foreclosures, debt enforcement actions, consumer and commercial bankruptcy work from the creditor's standpoint as well as defending lender liability claims. Clay has lectured in the past for the National Business Institute and for Lorman Educational Services, and is a popular speaker on the continuing legal education circuit.

  • Practice Areas:
  • Bankruptcy Law, Commercial Litigation, Successions, Financial Institutions, and Banking Law
  • Admitted to Practice:
  • Supreme Court of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District, Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District, Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court, Western District, Louisiana
  • Professional Associations and Memberships:
  • Jefferson Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • Education:
  • JD, Louisiana State University Law Center, 1982
  • B.S., University of New Orleans, 1979
  • Bar Admission:
  • Louisiana, 1982