In this episode of Magnum JD: It’s balls in a vice time as Magnum’s former partners invite him to court.

This is an outstanding law firm that has enjoyed an impeccable reputation both across the state and across the nation…My office retained Gauthier, Houghtaling & Williams to represent Louisiana in the Multi-Billion dollar subrogation claim for the Road Home Program.”

The Louisiana Attorney General
2004 – 2008

Several of our commenters such as Mr. NAAS have mentioned a possible conflict of interest involving the State of Louisiana and the Gauthier Houghtaling and Williams law firm as the above client testimonial from former AG Charlie Foti illustrates.  Now AG Caldwell is suing BP, (including hiring Steve Theriot and his daughter Wanda at taxpayer expense) while GHW is doing business with BP.  One wonders if waivers have been obtained.  This brings to mind several questions that are unanswered today such as did BP know of GHW’s representation of the State of Louisiana when they hired GHW and what has been done on Buddy Caldwell’s end to resolve this potential conflict of interest.

In other news ol’ Mags has until the 31st to answer the suit filed Continue reading “In this episode of Magnum JD: It’s balls in a vice time as Magnum’s former partners invite him to court.”