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Daniel B. Stanton

Daniel Stanton is an associate in the New Orleans office of Kean Miller. He joined the firm in 2013 and practices in the admiralty and maritime group.

Representative Experience

  • Assisted in the representation of an international oil and gas production services company in personal injury suit resulting in dismissal on summary judgment under the borrowed employee defense
  • Representation of energy production and exploration companies in lawsuits filed by offshore workers based on the Jones Act, General Maritime Law, Louisiana, and the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (LHWCA)
  • Representation of energy production and exploration companies in Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement proceedings
  • Representation of energy production and exploration companies in matters involving alleged damages to oyster beds and leases
  • Representation of chemical companies in disputes arising from spills of hazardous chemicals on land and aboard vessels
  • Representation of energy production and exploration companies in matters involving vessel allisions with marine obstructions
  • Representation of energy production and exploration companies in matters involving personal injuries sustained aboard vessels

Education

Daniel earned his B.B.A. from Mississippi State University in 2007. He earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law in 2013, where he was Editor-in-Chief of the Maritime Law Journal, President of the Maritime Law Society, and a William L. Crowe, Sr., Scholar.

Admissions

  • Admitted, Louisiana, 2013; United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana; United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit

Memberships

  • New Orleans, Louisiana, Federal and American Bar Associations; Propeller Club of New Orleans

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