Victor R. Farrugia

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Attorney
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Practice areas

    • Severance Agreements
    • Employment discrimination
    • Disability discrimination
    • Failure to accommodate (ADA)
    • Sexual harassment
    • Family and medical leave act
    • Wrongful termination
    • Employment civil rights
    • Age discrimination in employment
    • Employment contracts
    • Employment law litigation
    • Employment law mediation
    • Employment termination
  • Executive employment law
  • Executive severance contracts
  • Federal employment law
  • Harassment
  • National origin discrimination
  • Noncompete agreements
  • Reductions in force
  • Retaliatory discharge
  • Title VII discrimination
  • Wage and hour law
  • Whistleblower litigation
  • Estates
  • Personal injury

Admitted

  • Colorado, 1976
  • Louisiana and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana, 1989
  • U.S. District Court, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court, 1990

Education

  • University of Colorado at Boulder, J.D.

Associations & memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association (Chair, Labor and Employment Section, 1996 – 1997)
  • National Employment Lawyers Association
  • Louisiana Employment Lawyers Association

Military service

  • Captain, U.S. Army, C-75th Infantry, Airborne Rangers, First Air Cavalry

Languages

  • German

Cases

  • Clarence Barrow v. New Orleans Steamship Assoc. et al 932 F 2d 473 (5th Cir. 1991) and 10 F 3d 292, (5th Cir., 1994)
  • Chauvin v. Tandy Corporation, 984 F 2d 695 (5th Cir. 1993)
  • Eddy Le Compte v. Freeport-McMoran (1995 WL 313700 E.D. La.)
  • Willis v. United Paperworks International Union Local 189, 943 F.Supp 633 (E.D.La 1996)
  • Tommy Swanson v. GSA, 110 F 3d 1180 (5th Cir., 1997)
  • Khatibi v. William B. Reily & Co., Inc., 703 So.2d 187 (La.App. 4 Cir. 1997)
  • Douglas v. Dyn McDermott Petroleum, 144 F.3d 367 (5th Cir. 1998)
  • Ruffin Duet v. Martin Marietta Corporation, 720 So.2d 1290 (La.App. 4 Cir. 1998)
  • Prescott v. Northlake Christian School, 369 F.3d 491 (5th Cir. 2004)and [U] 141 Fed.Appx. 263 (5th Cir. 07/08/2005)
  • Brooks v. SUNO, 877 So.2d 1194 (La. App. 4 Cir. 2004) Cert. denied La. Sup.Ct. 2004-C-2246 (Nov. 19, 2004)
  • Feist v. State, 730 F.3d 450 (5th Cir. 2013)
  • Antoine v. First Student, Inc., 713 F.3d 824 (5th Cir. 2013)

Victor Farrugia serves clients in Orleans, Jefferson, St. Tammany, St. Bernard and East Baton Rouge Parishes.