Larry Dyess


  • Bachelor of Arts, Louisiana State University, 1986
  • Juris Doctorate, Louisiana State University School of Law, 1989
  • M. Litigation Management, Baylor University School of Law, 2023

Attorney Brief

Larry has over 30 years of litigation experience from the accident investigation to trial phases in state and federal courts.  Larry’s experience expands from a) maritime law including property damage, allision, personal injury, Exoneration/Limitation and contract dispute matters, b) environmental and energy law cases from environmental damage claims to royalty contract disputes, c) governmental representation including environmental, royalty, and sales and use taxation litigation, d) MDL/Class Action litigation experience including environmental contamination, product liability, personal injury, and hurricane damage claims,  e) personal injury law including automobile and 18 wheeler claims, and f)  construction defect/failure claims.

Larry has recently completed his LL.M. in Litigation Management from Baylor University School of Law (2023) and offers for clients a tailored litigation plan to meet the client’s expectations while factoring in cost and risk benefits for a tailored made effective and efficient litigation plan including the use of alternative fee arrangements.  Larry is focused on the effective use of technology, particularly for efficient and effective e-Discovery, the greatest expense of complex litigation.

Practice Areas include Admiralty and Maritime Law, Personal Injury Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Government Law, MDL/Class Action Litigation and General Civil Litigation.

Bar Admissions

  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • United States District Court Eastern District of Louisiana
  • United States District Court Western District of Louisiana
  • United States District Court Middle District of Louisiana
  • All Louisiana State Courts


Publications and Presentations

The Power and Potential of Generative Artificial Intelligence Integrated with Technology-Assisted Review Tools for Discovery in Federal Courts.