Thomas McEachin
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Thomas M. McEachin


Thomas has more than 20 years of litigation experience handling all types of civil litigation with a particular emphasis on complex commercial disputes.   Thomas’ practice spans across many areas of law including business, construction, employment, intellectual property, and oil and gas litigation.  Thomas has extensive experience in both state and federal courts at the district and appellate levels and also practices before administrative boards.  Thomas has successfully resolved many cases through arbitration and mediation.

Thomas joined the firm in the spring of 1999, shortly after it was formed, upon graduating Order of the Coif from Louisiana State University law school. Thomas also received a Bachelor of Arts degree (history) from the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia.

  • Member, Louisiana State University Law Review, 1997-1999
  • Order of the Coif, 1999
  • Named “Rising Star” by Louisiana Super Lawyers magazine
  • Schonekas, Evans, McGoey & McEachin, L.L.C. (New Orleans, Louisiana)
    Partner, 2006 – Present
  • Schonekas, Evans, McGoey & McEachin, L.L.C. (New Orleans, Louisiana)
    Litigation Associate, 1999 – 2005
  • Admitted to practice in all state and federal court in Louisiana

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Litigation Focus
  • Business Litigation
  • Construction Law and Litigation
  • Copyright and Trademark Law and Litigation
  • Employment Law and Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation
  • Oil and Gas Litigation
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, Louisiana)  Juris Doctor, 1999
  • University of Georgia (Athens, Georgia) Major: History  |  Bachelor of Arts, 1996
  • Jesuit High School (New Orleans, Louisiana) Magna Cum Laude  1991