Michael A. McGlone

Mike McGlone is a partner in the New Orleans office of Kean Miller.  He is the senior-most Admiralty and Maritime lawyer in the firm.  He has extensive experience in admiralty and maritime law, energy law, maritime energy litigation, marine insurance, personal injury defense, collisions, allisions and federal and state appeals.

Mike has more than 37 years of trial and appellate court experience before a wide variety of state and federal courts throughout the United States.

He was selected in 2004 as a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers.

He was a recipient of the 2005 City Business Inaugural Leadership in Law Award – The Top 50 New Orleans Lawyers.

Mike was named 2011 Alumnus of the Year by Jesuit High School, New Orleans, LA.

He is listed in The Best Lawyers in America in the area of Admiralty and Maritime for 2013-2014 and in Louisiana Super Lawyers for 2006-2014.

Education

Mike earned his B.B.A. in Business Administration, cum laude, from Loyola University New Orleans in 1972. He earned his J.D. in 1975 from Loyola University New Orleans School of Law where he was a member of the Loyola Law Review. Upon graduation from law school, Mike served as a law clerk to the Hon. Herbert W. Christenberry of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.

Admissions

  • Admitted, Louisiana, 1975; Admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Eleventh Circuits; and the United States Supreme Court

Memberships

  • Member, Loyola University Visiting Committee of the College of Humanities and Natural Sciences (CHNS)
  • Member, Ochsner Baptist Patient/Family Advisory Board (2014)
  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers (2004)
  • Member, Trial and Appellate Advocacy General Committee, American College of Trial Lawyers (2011)
  • Proctor, Maritime Law Association (1981 - present)
  • Barrister, St. Thomas More Inn of Court (1993 - present)
  • Editorial Board, Federal Bar Association, The Federal Lawyer (2010 - 2013)
  • Member, Federal Bar Association  (President, 1995-1996, New Orleans Chapter)
  • Member, Louisiana State (Bench Bar Committee, 2007-2009)
  • Member, Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit (1977 - present)
  • Member, Law Visiting Committee, Loyola College of Law (2009 - present)
  • Member, Federal Civil Procedure Committee, American College of Trial Lawyers (2006 - 2010)

Articles, Publications and Presentations

  • Settlement Conferences:  When to Schedule, The Federal Lawyer, Vol. 60, Issue #4, May 2013
  • Litigation Master Class, American Conference Institute's National Forum on Defending and Managing Admiralty & Maritime Litigation, March 30, 2012, Houston, Texas. 
  • The Judgment of Possession and Acquisitive Prescription: Good Faith as an Element, 20 Loyola L. Rev. 377.
  • Marine Insurance and the Implied Warranty of Seaworthiness, 21 Loyola L. Rev. 960.
  • Coast Guard Drug Testing: Rules for Marine Personnel Compliance, New York Journal of Commerce.
  • Recent Developments: Death and Personal Injury, Greater New Orleans Barge Fleeting Association.
  • Coast Guard Drug Testing: Rules for Marine Personnel Compliance, Marine Index Bureau.
  • Anatomy of a Federal Trial, 5th Federal Law Institute.
  • ADA and Personal Injury/Illness Claims by Employees: How Claims and Litigation Are Affected by ADA and How Employers Can Avoid Losses, Marine Index Bureau, Annual Membership Meeting.
  • Punitive Damages & Maritime Law, Marine Index Bureau, Annual Membership Meeting.
  • Trying a Case in Louisiana and All that Jazz, Louisiana State Bar Association.
  • Settling a Jones Act Claim, Greater New Orleans Barge Fleeting Association.

Community Service

  • Member, Ochsner Baptist Patient/Family Advisory Board (2014)
  • Law Visiting Committee, Loyola College of Law
  • Member, Board of Directors; President 1995-1996, Federal Bar Association, New Orleans Chapter
  • Proctor in Admiralty, Committee on Marine Salvage, General Average, and Salvage, Subcommittee on Salvage, Committee on Professional Conduct, Maritime Law Association, 1981-present
  • Barrister, St. Thomas More Inn of Court, 1993-present
  • Delegate, Fifth Circuit Judicial Conference, 1995-1996, 1996-1997, 1997-1999
  • Editorial Board, The Federal Bar Association, The Federal Lawyer (2010-2013)
  • Member, Tulane University Law School Maritime Planning Committee, 1996-2000
  • Member, Seminar Planning Committee, Greater New Orleans Barge Fleeting Association (GNOBFA), 1997-2000
  • Chairman, President's Advisory Council, 1996-1997; Parents Annual Giving Drive, 1994-1995; Member, President's Advisory Council, 1995-2015, Jesuit High School
  • Chairman, Parents' Annual Giving Drive, 1998-1999; Member, Board of Directors, 2005-2011; Member, Capital Campaign Committee, St. Mary's Dominican High School
  • Liaison, Federal Civil Rules Committee, American College of Trial Lawyers, 2006-2011

Reported Cases

  • In re Seahawk Drilling, Inc., United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Texas, 2012 WL 1123864 (Bkrtcy.S.D.Tex.)
  • Adkins v. Burris Mill & Feed, Inc., 644 So. 2d 839 (La. Ct. App. 1994)
  • Alamo Chemical Transp. Co. v. M/V OVERSEAS VALDES, 726 F.2d 1073 (5th Cir. 1984), and 744 F.2d 22, 1985 A.M.C. 911 (5th Cir. 1984)
  • Alfred v. Superior Energy Services, Inc., Slip Copy, 2009 WL 1792436, E.D.La., June 19, 2009(Civil Action No. 08-4047)
  • American Natural Energy Corp. v. Workstrings, L.L.C., 2007 WL 2071830, E.D.La., July 18, 2007(Civil Action No. 04-3364)
  • Americam S.S. Owners Mut. Protection and Indem. Ass’n, Inc. v. Murphy Oil USA, Inc., 2007 WL 2407308, E.D.La., August 20, 2007(Civil Action No. 05-6480)
  • Anders v. Ormet Corp., 874 F. Supp. 738 (M.D. La. 1994)
  • Blackwell v. Mid-Stream Fuel SVC,  2005 WL 2036746, E.D.La., July 22, 2005(No. Civ.A. 04-1686, 04-1930)
  • Bridges v. Standard Concrete Products, Slip Copy, 2008 WL 4831701, 2008 A.M.C. 2910, E.D.La., November 06, 2008(Civil Action Nos. 07-3897,  07-4301)
  • Bridgett v. Odeco, Inc., 646 So. 2d 1249 (La. Ct. App. 1994), writ denied, 651 So. 2d 840 (La. 1995)
  • Brown v. ANA Ins. Group, 965 So.2d 902, 2006-0626 (La.App. 1 Cir.7/18/07)
  • Cardinal Towing, Inc. v. Cooper/T. Smith Corp., 2007 WL 3172123, E.D.La., October 29, 2007(Civil Action No. 06-10829)
  • Chacon v. Lykes Bros. Steamship Co., Inc. 797 So.2d 105, 2001 WL 1359769, 2001-0495(La.App. 4 Cir. 9/5/01), La.App. 4 Cir., September 05, 2001(No. 2001-C-0495)
  • Chevron U.S.A. Inc. v. Aker Maritime, Inc., 2008 WL 594648, E.D.La., February 29, 2008(Civil Action No. 03-2027); 2008 WL 594650, E.D.La., January 2, 2008 (Civil Action No. 03-2027); 2007 WL 1558710, E.D.La., May 30, 2007(Civil Action No.: 03-2027)
  • Cities Service Co. v. Ocean Drilling & Exploration Co., 813 F.2d 679 (5th Cir. 1987)
  • Clements v. Chotin Transp., Inc., 496 F. Supp. 163, 1983 A.M.C. 2402 (M.D. La. 1980)
  • Conner v. ContiCarriers and Terminals, 944 S.W.2d 405 (Tex. Ct. App. 1997)
  • Cooper v. International Offshore Services, LLC, Slip Copy, 2009 WL 5175216, E.D.La., December 17, 2009(Civil Action No. 09-4816)
  • Crutcher v. Fidelity Nat. Ins. Co.,  2007 WL 1087595, E.D.La., April 09, 2007(Civil Action No. 06-5273); 2007 WL 430655, E.D.La., February 05, 2007(Civil Action No. 06-5273)
  • Diamond Services Corporation v. British European and Overseas P&I Insurance, et al; 2012 WL 4460432 (W.D. La.)
  • Diamond Services Corporation v. British European and Overseas P&I Insurance, et al; 2012 WL 4498886 (W.D.La.)
  • De Centeno v. Gulf Fleet Crews, Inc., 798 F.2d 138, 1987 A.M.C. 2462 (5th Cir. 1986)
  • Dehart v. BP America, Inc., Slip Copy, 2010 WL 231744, W.D.La., January 14, 2010(No. 09 CV 0626)
  • Dominguez v. Marine Transport Management Co., 1992 A.M.C. 2862 (E.D. La. 1992)
  • Eubanks v. Noble Offshore Corp., 224 Fed.Appx. 319, 2007 WL 788324, C.A. 5 (La.), March 13, 2007(No. 05-30433)
  • Favorite v. Marine Personnel and Provisioning, Inc., 955 F.2d 382, 1993 A.M.C. 1377 (5th Cir. 1992)
  • Fontenot v. Southwestern Offshore Corp. 771 So.2d 679, 2000 WL 875946, 1999-1559(La.App. 3 Cir. 7/5/00), La.App. 3 Cir., July 5, 2000(No. 99-1559)
  • Goff  v. Apex Towing Co., 1982 A.M.C. 551 (E.D. La. 1980)
  • Gulf Island, L.L.C. v. J. Ray McDermott, Inc., 2005 WL 180947, E.D.La., January 26, 2005(No. Civ.A. 04-3229)
  • Guillory v. North Bank Towing Corp., 1994 A.M.C. 1071 (W.D. La. 1993)
  • Hall v. Noble Drilling (U.S.) Inc., 242 F.3d 582 (5th Cir. 2001)
  • Harper v. Zapata Off-Shore Co., 741 F.2d 87, 1985 A.M.C. 979 (5th Cir. 1984)
  • Hebert v. Exxon Corp., 953 F.2d 936, 22 Fed. R. Serv. 3d (Callaghan) 91 (5th Cir. 1992); see also 659 F. Supp. 130, 1991 A.M.C. 946 (E.D. La. 1987); 674 F. Supp. 1234 (E.D. La. 1987); 770 F. Supp. 314, 1992 A.M.C. 222 (E.D. La. 1991); 1992 A.M.C. 908 (E.D. La.. 1991)
  • Hogue v. Pride Offshore, Inc., Slip Copy, 2009 WL 2762820, 2009 A.M.C. 2009, E.D.La., August 27, 2009(Civil Action No. 08-4188)
  • Hovis v. Marine Drilling Co., 541 So. 2d 416 (La. Ct. App. 1989)
  • In Re Incident Aboard D/B OCEAN KING, 758 F.2d 1063, 1987 A.M.C. 910 (5th Cir. 1985); see also 813 F.2d 679, 1988 A.M.C. 606 (5th Cir. 1987); 877 F.2d 322, 1990 A.M.C. 1518 (5th Cir. 1989)
  • In Re Intern. Marine, LLC, 614 F.Supp.2d 733, 2009 WL 1210879, E.D.La., May 01, 2009(Civil Action Nos. 07-6424, 07-6507); Slip Copy, 2009 WL 498372, E.D.La., February 26, 2009(Civil Action No. 07-6424)
  • Johnson v. Murphy Exploration and Production Co., 980 So2d 745, 2008 WL 615923, 2007-0702(La.App. 4 Cir. 3/5/08, La.App. 4 Cir. March 05, 2008(No. 2007-CA-0702)
  • Kasten v. Jerrytone, 2004 WL 2115341, E.D.La., September 22, 2004(No. Civ.A. 02-421); 2004 WL 1857680, 2004 Copr.L.Dec. P 28,894, E.D.La., August 16, 2004(No. Civ.A. 02-421)
  • Kelly v. Bass Enterprises Production Co., 17 F. Supp. 2d 591, 1999 A.M.C. 173 (E.D. La. 1998)
  • Kiln Underwriting Ltd. v. Jesuit High School of New Orleans, 2008 WL 4724390, E.D.La., October 24, 2008(Civil Action No. 06-4350); 2008 WL 4286491, E.D.La., September 18, 2008(Civil Action Nos. 06-4350, 06-05060, 06-05057); 2008 WL 4190991, E.D.La., August 27, 2008(Civil Action Nos. 06-4350, 06-05060, 06-05057); 2008 WL 3365520, E.D.La., August 08, 2008(Civil Action Nos. 06-4350, 06-05060, 06-05057); 2008 WL 108787, E.D.La., January 09, 2008(Civil Action Nos. 06-4350, 06-05060, 06-05057);  2007 WL 2079607, E.D.La., July 13, 2007(Civil Action No. 06-4350)
  • Laird v. Deep Marine Technology,  2004 WL 2347565, E.D.La., October 18, 2004(No. Civ.A. 03-2211); 2005 WL 22949, E.D.La., January 04, 2005(No. Civ.A. 03-2211)
  • Marine Transport Lines v. M/V TAKO INVADER, 37 F.3d 1138, 1995 A.M.C. 622, (5th Cir. 1994)
  • McKay Equipment, LLC v. A&L Valve and Fitting, L.P., Slip Copy, 2009 WL 3261248, W.D.La., October 05, 2009(Civil Action No. 08-2019); 2009 WL 3247844, W.D.La., July 31, 2009(Civil Action No. 08-CV-2019)
  • Miller v. Pride Int’l, Inc., 2006 WL 1235959, E.D.La., May 03, 2006(Civil Action No. 05-214)
  • In Re OCEAN RANGER Sinking Off Newfoundland on Feb. 15, 1982, 589 F. Supp. 302, 1985 A.M.C. 1293 (E.D. La. 1985); see also 632 F. Supp. 72 (E.D. La. 1985); 617 F. Supp. 435 (E.D. La. 1985)
  • Odeco, Inc. v. Avondale Shipyards, Inc., 663 F.2d 650 (5th Cir. 1981)
  • Odeco Oil & Gas Co. v. Petroleum Helicopters, Inc., 857 F. Supp. 29 (E.D. La. 1994)
  • Offshore Transport Services, L.L.C, et al, Limitation Proceedings M/V GREG DANOS, 2005 AMC 2253
  • Pan American Life Ins. Co. v. U.S., 174 F.3d 694, 1999 WL 261637, 83 A.F.T.R. 2d 99-2524, 99-1 USTC P 50,543, C.A. 5 (La.), May 18, 1999(No. 98-30266)
  • Parfait v. Crosby Tugs, L.L.C.,  2004 WL 432216, E.D.La., March 04, 2004(Nos. Civ.A. 02-3552, Civ.A. 03-1574)
  • In re Puget Sound Tug & Barge, Mission Viking, Inc. and Northwestern Construction Co.., 9 OSHC 1764, 1981 OSHD P25,373  (Occupational Safety & Health Rev. Comm'n 1981)
  • Raffield v. Y & S Marine, Inc., 558 F.Supp.2d 672, 2008 WL 687299, E.D.La, March 11, 2008(Civil Action No. 06-10758); 2008 WL 544227, E.D.La., February 26, 2008(Civil Action No. 06-10758); 2008 WL 89006, E.D.La., January 07, 2008(Civil Action No.. 06-10758)
  • Robert v. ContiCarriers & Terminals, Inc., 692 F.2d 22, 12 Fed. R. Evid. Serv. 162 (5th Cir. 1982)
  • Roche v. U. S., 1990 A.M.C. 2696 (E.D. La.)
  • Sheppard v. Oceaneering Intern., Inc.,  2006 WL 1586584, E.D.La., June 07, 2006(No. Civ.A. 05-6616)
  • Simms v. Oceaneering Intern., Inc., 2005 WL 267570, E.D.La., February 01, 2005(No. Civ.A. 04-1298)
  • Simms v. Valley Line Co., 709 F.2d 409, 1984 A.M.C. 2986, 15 BRB 178 (5th Cir. 1983)
  • Six Flags, Inc. v. Westchester Surplus Lines Ins. Co., 565 F.3d 948, 2009 WL 1058645, C.A.5 (La.), April 21, 2009(No. 08-30476); 535 F.Supp.2d 744, 2008 WL 294567, E.D.La., February 01, 2008(Civil Action No. 06-10729)
  • Slocum v. Marine Navigation Sulphur Carriers, Inc., 1996 A.M.C. 1425 (E.D. La. 1995)
  • SPSL Opobo Liberia, Inc., v. Marine Worldwide Services, Inc., 2011 WL 6217786, C.A. 5 (La.), December 14, 2011.
  • SPSL Opobo Liberia, Inc. v. Marine Worldwide Services, Inc., 2011 WL 4509646, C.A. 5 (La.), September 30, 2011.
  • St. Philip Offshore Towing Co. v. Wisconsin Barge Line, 466 F. Supp. 403 (E.D. La. 1979)
  • Tschirn v. Secor Bank, 691 So. 2d 1290 (La. Ct. App. 1997)
  • Valley Line v. S/S AM. WHEAT, 618 F.2d 341 (5th Cir. 1980)
  • Williams v. General Motors Corp., 639 So. 2d 275 (La. Ct. App. 1994)
  • Wright v. Ocean Drilling & Exploration Co., 444 So. 2d 129 (La. Ct. App. 1983)

Education

J.D., Loyola University New Orleans School of Law, 1975
Loyola Law Review

B.B.A., Loyola University, 1972
cum laude

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

Louisiana, 1975
U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana
United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
United States Supreme Court

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Louisiana State Bar Association
Bench Bar Committee

American Bar Association

Federal Bar Association
Board of Directors, President 1995-1996, New Orleans Chapter; Editorial Board for the Federal Lawyer 2010

Fifth Federal Circuit Bar Associations

Loyola College of Law
Law Visiting Committee

American College of Trial Lawyers
Fellow

Maritime Law Association
Proctor

St. Thomas More Inn of Court
Barrister

Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rated

 

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