When LaMetrious Firven was injured in a car accident and needed help fighting the insurance company, she turned to her close friend Angela Elly and the Parker Layrisson Law Firm. Her case was settled out of court through mediation.
“I loved the teamwork provided by Angela and Parker. They handled my entire case with efficiency and professionalism. I was impressed with the detailed research that went into the resolution of my case. I highly recommend the team at the Parker Layrisson Law Firm.
-Lametrious Firven (February 2013)
Photo: Since resolving the case, LaMetrious and Angela have stayed in close contact, even traveling together to Paris, France!
Several years ago, Shawna Smith was injured in a car accident and needed legal help. After seeing Parker’s name in the phone book, she took a chance and called the firm. She was very pleased with her initial meeting and hired Parker to handle her case.
"Shawna has become a good friend of our firm, and we appreciate her continued support," said Parker. "She's a very tough lady with a vibrant personality and great creativity and generosity."
“After taking care of my accident case, Parker has continued to help me out through the years with any legal questions I have. I tell my friends and family to call Parker – he’s great! And if he can’t help you, he can help you find someone who can.”
-Shawna Smith (November 2012)
Hon. Debra Hills
Debra Hills of Ponchatoula wears many hats: mother, wife, nurse, businesswoman, and city councilwoman, just to name a few. She is also a long-time client of our firm. In fact, Parker and Mrs. Hills have been friends for more than 20 years.
During the time they have known each other, Parker served as a tutor, mentor, and friend to her son. When Ms. Hills needed a lawyer to help her handle legal situations over the years, she continually counted on Parker and his team. The firm has handled numerous cases for Mrs. Hills, including auto accident injury claims and civil business litigation.
"I’m proud to be a Parker Layrisson Law Firm client. Parker and Angela do a great job protecting my rights, keeping me informed, and treating me with utmost respect. I would recommend them to anyone in need of excellent accident injury attorneys.”
-Debra Hills (August 2012)
Photo: Debra Hills chose Parker Layrisson to administer the oath of office to her when she became a new Ponchatoula City Councilwoman in June. She is pictured with her husband, Darryl Bolden.
Benson Technology, LLC, a leading Louisiana-based web design company, enjoys a longstanding relationship with the Parker Layrisson Law Firm as both a business law client and website designer.
“Since we hired Parker, I rest easier knowing that we have everything in place to limit our liability and protect our assets should the unthinkable occur. I describe Parker as our "in-house attorney." He is a hands-on attorney with an entrepreneurial spirit that I can really identify with, and it's that drive and commonality that make our business relationship more of a strategic alliance than simply a standard attorney-client relationship.”
-Robert Benson, VP of Web Solutions – Benson Technology (April 2012)
Pictured is the design team behind the Parker Layrisson Law Firm website.
Front row: Benson Techology Director of Web Development Joe Benson, Parker Layrisson, Benson Technology VP of Web Solutions Robert Benson. Back row: Benson Technology Senior Programmer Brent Pepitone, Law Firm Marketing Director Ashley Richardson, and Benson Technology Senior Graphic Designer Matt Vermeulen.
When Somiya Thomas was injured in a car wreck, she looked to high school friend Parker Layrisson for legal assistance. Somiya owns her own massage therapy business, and needed her injuries healed to quickly get back to her physically demanding job.
“As soon as I hired Parker, I knew I was in good hands. I was confident that he would work hard to get me the best possible medical treatment and overall outcome for my injuries. The professionalism displayed by him and his staff assured me that I had called the right attorney!”
-Somiya Thomas (January 2012)
When Somiya was later involved in a second not-at-fault accident, she again hired the Parker Layrisson Law Firm. Parker and Angela Elly worked on her case. Both are happy to return Somiya's praise by recommending her massage therapy work at Elite Touch!
Parker Layrisson Law Firm client Myra Deliberto found her life forever altered after a serious trip-and-fall at a retail store. Before her accident , she enjoyed bowling and taking care of her lawn and garden. She loved working as a Certified Nursing Assistant at Hammond Nursing Home, a job she has held for thirteen years. All of a sudden, the pain from her injuries stopped her life in her tracks.
"I wanted my life back, but I wasn’t getting anywhere on my own. I couldn’t have found a better lawyer. Parker and his team took care of everything for me. He was smart, dedicated and believed in me every step of the way.”
-Myra Deliberto (September 2011)
Ponchatoula Therapy offers outpatient physical, occupational, and speech therapy to the Tangipahoa Parish community. Ponchatoula Therapy offers treatment in many specialty areas, including: sports medicine, lymphedema management, balance disorders, and others.
Owner and Occupational Therapist Carrie Layrisson turned to her brother-in-law Parker Layrisson for assistance in setting up her new business in the summer of 2011.
“Parker got our LLC set up, advised us on legal strategy, and filed our charter with the Secretary of State. He took care of it all."
-Carrie Layrisson (May 2011)
The staff of Ponchatoula Therapy is pictured left to right: Physical Therapist Scott Higgs, Speech Pathologist Amy Forrest, Physical Therapist Assistant David Hebert, Occupational Therapist and Owner Carrie Layrisson, Physical Therapist Assistant/Personal Trainer Jordan Austin, and Office Manager Anna Pevey.
The Graves Family / Graves Automotive
The Parker Layrisson Law Firm is a family affair for local father, auto mechanic and school bus driver Marshall Graves. Three generations of his family have been represented by Parker Layrisson over the years.
When Marshall’s wife Amy and two of their children were seriously injured by a careless driver, Marshall turned to Parker for representation. Marshall later hired Parker when he incorporated his business, Graves Automotive, LLC. Parker assisted with the legal formation of the company and has provided Marshall with advice and counsel in various business matters.
“I know I can count on Parker when I have a legal issue – he takes care of my questions quickly so I can take care of my business. And most importantly, he took care of my family when we needed it. I would recommend him to anyone needing to protect the ones they love. ”
-Marshall Graves (March 2011)
Marshall Graves is the owner of Graves Automotive in Ponchatoula, which services all makes and models of vehicles and has many satisfied customers, including Eddie, Parker, and Bry Layrisson. Call (985) 386-9910 or (985) 320-1596 to speak with Marshall today. He is pictured above with his wife Amy, and their three children: Allen, Amoura, and Marshall, Jr.
Wil's Apps, LLC
For Ponchatoula brothers Wil & Ben Richardson, the quest to the top of the Apple App Store started with an iPhone game developed for friends and family.They quickly saw that people loved the maddeningly addictive game of Pling Plong, so they programming a sequel. But the developers realized they had some questions on starting their own software business, so they turned to attorney Parker Layrisson.
Parker recommended they continue their creative work as a limited liability company (LLC), a business entity offering the liability protection and corporate flexibility they needed.
“I really didn’t know much about the legalities of starting a company, but Parker walked us through the simple procedure for starting our own LLC. Now I understand all the benefits and am really pleased we decided to make it “official.” I recommend others in business for themselves talk to Parker about their options.”
-Ben Richardson (October 2010)
Ben and Wil Richardson are pictured with their iPhone app Pling Plong 2, which reached Apple's Top 100 Apps Chart and was featured as "New & Noteworthy" in April 2011. It has been downloaded in 110 countries.
Jani-King is the commercial cleaning industry’s global leader, ranked as the world’s No. 1 commercial cleaning franchise company with more than 12,000 authorized franchise owners worldwide. The Jani-King Gulf Coast Region, which supports franchisees in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida, is headquartered in downtown Ponchatoula.
Chance Enmon is Chief Operating Officer of the Jani-King Gulf Coast Region. His business grosses over $40,000,000 per year, with 450 franchises throughout the Gulf South. Founded by Tom Enmon over 20 years ago, it is now Jani-King’s largest domestic master franchisor. Layrisson Law Firm has represented the Jani-King Gulf Coast Region in numerous matters over several years.
“Parker provides us with personal service and top-notch legal advice. In a world of tight deadlines and high-stakes business, Parker Layrisson Law Firm delivers!”
-Chance Enmon (July 2010)
Jani-King executive Chance Enmon and Parker Layrisson witnessed history in Miami when the Saints won Super Bowl XLIV. Who Dat!