William M. “Bill” Magee

William M. “Bill” Magee

Attorney
Location:
Covington, Louisiana
Phone:
985-888-0818
800-894-7551
Fax:
985-893-7596
Email:

Bill practiced law in association with Mary Clemence Devereux from 1987 to 2009 and with Raymond Childress from 1989 to 1995, both now judges for the 22nd Judicial District Court for St. Tammany and Washington Parishes.

Bill has been Board Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy since 2002. This Certification is granted to only a select few who are qualified to merit the designation. As of 2009, there are 20,554 attorneys in Louisiana, only 40 are Board Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Business Litigation
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Wills/Successions
  • Estate Planning
  • Contracts
  • Family Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Medical Malpractice (plaintiff & defense)

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified Civil Trial Advocacy, National Board Trial Advocacy, 2002
  • Trained Mediator in Child Custody and Visitation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1978
  • Colorado, 1993
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2009
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 1986

Education

  • Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • Juris Doctor - 1978
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • BSBA - 1976

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • 22nd Judicial District Bar Association
  • National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)
  • 22nd Judicial District Inn of Court
  • St. Tammany West Chamber of Commerce

Past Employment Positions

  • Mary Clemence Devereux, 1987 - 2009
  • Raymond Childress, 1989 - 1995

Pro Bono Activities

  • Ally of the Alliance Defense Fund