Emily Stevens Hardin

Emily Stevens Hardin

New Orleans, Louisiana
Ms. Hardin practices maritime law involving personal injury/death litigation, cargo claims, maritime contract disputes, and passenger vessel defense and regulatory issues. She also represents clients in general civil litigation matters.

Areas of Practice

  • Maritime
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Premise Liability Defense
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Cargo Claims & Maritime Contract Disputes
  • Passenger Vessel Defense and Regulatory Issues
  • Personal Injury/Death Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 2001
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 2001


  • Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 2001
  • Spring Hill College, Mobile, Alabama
    • B.A. - 1998
    • Major: English and Professional Writing

Representative Clients

  • New Orleans Steamboat Company
  • Cafe Beignet
  • Gray Line of New Orleans
  • Berkley Mid-Atlantic Group

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Orleans Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
  • Federal Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member

Pro Bono Activities

  • New Orleans Spring Hill College Alumni Chapter, Current Member and Past President, 2003 - Present


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