Areas of Practice

  • General Insurance Defense
  • Commercial General Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Maritime Litigation
  • Workers’ Compensation Defense (LHWCA and DBA)

Hope A. Phelps

Associate

Areas of Practice

  • General Insurance Defense
  • Commercial General Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Maritime Litigation
  • Workers’ Compensation Defense (LHWCA and DBA)

Hope Phelps is a New Orleans native and Mount Carmel Academy graduate. Hope received a dual degree from Louisiana State University in 2013, earning both a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. She earned her J.D., cum laude, in May 2016 from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law. Hope competed on the 2014 First Amendment Moot Court Team and returned to coach the 2016 team. She also worked as a student practitioner with the Family Law section of Loyola’s Law Clinic representing children and interdicts by court appointment and representing low-income clients in divorce and continuing tutorship cases. She received Law Excellence Awards for the highest grade in Insurance Law and Civil Law Property II.

Professional Affiliations

Hope is a member of the Order of Barristers, the Federal Bar Association, the Louisiana State Bar Association, and the New Orleans Bar Association. Hope is admitted to practice law in all state and federal courts in Louisiana.

Publications

Planned Parenthood v. Abbott: Evaluating the Admitting Privileges Requirement Under the Undue Burden Standard, 61 Loy. L. Rev. 437 (2015).