Attorney Michael B. Holmes graduated with his bachelor's degree in microbiology from Louisiana State University and completed graduate-level courses in the medical curriculum at the LSU Medical Center. He graduated in the top 15% of his class from Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University. During law school, he served as a member of the Louisiana Law Review, a legal journal that discusses comparative and civil law topics. Attorney Holmes passed the Louisiana Bar in 1993 and began working in Baton Rouge as a litigator with a large firm. He moved to Kinder, Louisiana in 1996 and assists clients with family law, Native American law and litigation matters, including negligence, premises liability, insurance, and workers' comp.
In addition to Louisiana, he is admitted to practice in the United States District Courts in Louisiana and the Coushatta Tribal Court. He is a member of the Allen Parish Bar Association, the Louisiana City Attorneys Association, the Coushatta Tribal Bar Association and the Louisiana State Bar Association, and has served in its House of Delegates since 1996. He is an active member of the community, and has served as the president and currently as a member of the Kinder Chamber of Commerce and the Kinder Rotary Club. He is also the former chairman and current member of the Southwest Louisiana Partnership for Economic Development.
He is married to Attorney Mary Hebert Holmes and they have three children. When he is not practicing law, Attorney Holmes enjoys history, nature hikes, and traveling. During more than 20 years in practice, he has gained a reputation as a knowledgeable and skilled attorney. Attorney Holmes, who is rated 7.0 Very Good by AVVO, is well-equipped to assist you with your legal matters. Contact us to learn more about what Attorney Michael B. Holmes and the team can do for you today!