Danna E. Schwab

Danna E. Schwab

Managing Partner
Location:
Houma, Louisiana
Phone:
985-262-3778
Fax:
985-868-1345
Email:

Graduated from Vandebilt Catholic High School in 1982, from L.S.U. with a B.A. in Psychology in 1985 and from Loyola Law School with a J.D. in 1990. Married to Charlie Bergeron and one daughter, Abby Schwab. Have practiced law for 27 years. Current areas of practice are Family Law, Divorce, Custody, Successions, and Personal Injury. In 2016, I was appointed by the Supreme Court to the Louisiana Disciplinary Board. For years, I have been the Houma/Thibodaux coordinator for Solace, a group dedicated to helping those in the legal field with various issues. I am a member of the Lawyers Assistance Program. I was one of the founding members of CASA of Terrebonne and am very active in the CASA of Terrebonne program. I am a Board Member of the Ladies Carnival Club/Hyacinthians. I am the President of the Ladies Golf Association at Ellendale Country Club. My interests include tennis, golf, fishing, reading and embroidering.

Areas of Practice

  • Domestic/Family Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Successions/Wills and Estates
  • Collections
  • Adoption
  • Divorce
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Child Support

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 2002

Education

  • Loyola University New Orleans School of Law, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1990
  • Louisiana State University
    • B.A. - 1985
    • Major: Psychology

Honors and Awards

  • Community Service Award – Terrebonne Bar Aassociation, 2014
  • CASA of Terrebonne Angel Award, 2006

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Solace, Local Coordinator, 2002 - Present
  • Louisiana Bar Association, Member, 1990 - Present
  • Terrebonne Bar Association, Member, 2000 - Present
  • Jefferson Bar Association, Member, 1990 - 2000
  • Louisiana Disciplinary Council, Member, 2016 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Duplass, Zwain & Williams, Associate, 1990 - 1997
  • Duplass, Zwain & Williams, Partner, 1997 - 2000

Pro Bono Activities

  • CASA of Terrebonne

Languages

  • English

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Mu