Stanley, David E.
David E Stanley
Stanley, David E.
Current Employment Positions
  • Founder and Principal
Professional Associations
  • Louisiana State Bar Association, 1983 – Present
  • The National Trial Lawyers, 2016 – Present
Education
  • Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1983
  • Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, LA
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science - 1979
    • Major: Accounting
Representative Cases
  • State v. Murphy, 542 So. 2d 1373 (La. 5/1/1989)
  • Ussery v. State of La. on Behalf of Louisiana Dept. of Health and Hospitals, 150 F.3d 431 (C.A.5 – 8/5/1998)
Practice Areas
  • Federal Criminal Defense
  • Louisiana Criminal Defense
  • Criminal Appeals
  • Applications For Post-Conviction Relief
  • Automobile Accidents and Wrongful Death
Bar Admissions
  • Louisiana, 1983
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1983
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 1983
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 1986
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1987
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1984
  • Supreme Court of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, pro hac vice
Honors
  • Life Time Charter Member of Best Attorneys of America, 2018
  • Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers, 2015 – Present
  • American Institute of Criminal Law Attorney’s 10 Best Client Satisfaction Award, 2015, 2018
  • Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers In Louisiana, American Society of Legal Advocates, 2015
  • Client Distinction Award, Martindale-Hubbell, 2015
  • BV Rated, Martindale-Hubbell, 1989 – Present
  • Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers in Louisiana, American Society of Legal Advocates, 2014