John Richardson

Originally from Oakdale, John graduated from Oakdale High School in 2008. He set off for New Orleans to study finance at Tulane University and, in 2012, graduated with his B.S.M.

After college, John attended Tulane University Law School. While at Tulane, John discovered his love for litigation and trial. He represented Tulane's American Association for Justice Mock Trial Team in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, his 2L year and coached the team in his 3L year. In addition to his participation in mock trial, John served as a student attorney for the Tulane Domestic Violence Clinic, where he fought for the rights of battered women in protective order hearings and child custody disputes.

John returned to Oakdale after law school and began working at the Allen Parish District Attorney's Office.  As an Assistant District Attorney, John successfully tried both bench and jury trials to verdict. In addition to trying cases, John has argued and won appeals in both the Louisiana Third Circuit Court of Appeal and the Louisiana Supreme Court.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Successions
  • Donations
  • Property Law
  • Trials
  • Appellate Law
  • Criminal Defense


  • Tulane University Law School (J.D., 2015)
  • Tulane University (B.S.M., Finance, cum laude, 2012)

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana State Courts
  • Coushatta Tribal Court


  • Direct: (318) 335-9857
  • Fax: 1 (318) 209-3996