Who We Are?

Bernard, Cassisa, Elliott & Davis, A Professional Law Corporation, Founded in 1946 | New Orleans, Louisiana

AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell and received excellent reviews in the A.M. Best Insurance Litigation Guides.


Bernard, Cassisa, Elliott & Davis is a civil litigation firm based in the Metropolitan New Orleans area. Furnishing legal services and advice to major manufacturers, small businesses, insurance companies and individuals, the firm is dedicated to providing expedient, efficient and economical service to its clients.

Bernard, Cassisa, Elliott & Davis prides itself in its history of cooperating with its clients to develop cost-effective litigation strategies and innovative billing procedures which are responsive to the needs and concerns of its clients.

We serve our clients throughout Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas and other Gulf South states. Additionally, we are willing to travel throughout the United States so we can be of service to our clients.  Our main office is located right outside of New Orleans and can easily service the New Orleans and Baton Rouge areas. Our new branch office in Covington, Louisiana serves clients in Mississippi and north Louisiana.

Our firm is a group of trial attorneys able to handle all aspects of civil litigation. Also, Howard Kaplan, lead appellate attorney, has had unparalleled success in the Louisiana Appellate Courts and the Supreme Courts of the State of Louisiana and Mississippi