Over the course of three decades, Chip Wagar has become one of the best known civil litigation trial lawyers in Louisiana, recognized as an outstanding advocate by Super Lawyers, the American Board of Trial Advocates, and the International Association of Defense Counsel while receiving Martindale’s highest (AV) rating for lawyers for more than 25 years. He is also a Life Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Nowadays, his focus is primarily on the representation of medical malpractice victims. In 2015, he was lead counsel in a medical malpractice wrongful death case that resulted in a jury award of over $8 million; the largest damage award to a single medical malpractice victim in Louisiana history. Also a writer of historical fiction, Wagar has won awards for his novels, An American in Vienna and The Carpathian Assignment.
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