Wade B. Hammett
Wade B. Hammett is an associate attorney at Degan Blanchard & Nash.
Mr. Hammett received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Southern California in 1994. A magna cum laude graduate of the Loyola University College of Law, Mr. Hammett served as the Casenote and Comment Editor for the Loyola Law Review.
He has considerable experience in areas of insurance litigation, mass tort and class action litigation, insurance coverage, property and casualty, energy and environmental law, and commercial litigation. Mr. Hammett has handled cases involving oil and gas related disputes, property restoration, commercial lease disputes, and a wide range of insurance disputes. He has also defended claims for benefits under life, disability, and accidental death insurance policies.
Mr. Hammett has obtained bar and court admissions in Louisiana, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth District, and the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana. Mr. Hammett is a member of the Louisiana, New Orleans, and Federal Bar Associations. He received an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.