Homicide is the most serious type of violent crime. The term “homicide” includes several types of charges ranging in severity from negligent homicide to manslaughter charges to first-degree murder, which is punishable by death in Louisiana.
Perhaps more than any other crime, homicide and murder charges require a skilled defense. There is no substitute for the strategies and insight that can only be gained through years of experience handling these charges.
At the Law Office of Robert S. Toale in New Orleans, our homicide defense lawyers have the skill and proven experience that high-stakes cases demand. Our founding attorney, Robert S. Toale, has spent decades defending the rights of the accused and appearing in court on a near-daily basis. A former public defender for Jefferson Parish, he is certified as Capital Lead Trial Counsel by the Louisiana Public Defender Board. He has the training and experience necessary for handling even the most serious homicide cases.
Mr. Toale has handled numerous high-profile cases, including death-penalty murder cases. He has won victories at trial and is never afraid to aggressively defend clients’ rights in the courtroom. Mr. Toale has also been interviewed and quoted by national news media, demonstrating the depth of his skill and knowledge.
Our decades of proven experience can be your advantage, leveling the playing field in your favor. Contact us to set up a confidential appointment.
Our firm represents clients facing any type of homicide charge in state or federal court, including:
We also work with other attorneys through referrals or as co-counsel on significant cases.
When your rights, liberty and future are in jeopardy, you need aggressive advocacy from attorneys who understand the game. Call 504-368-8440 to arrange a confidential consultation. Our phones are answered 24/7.