Ron Wilson

Ron Wilson

Location:
New Orleans, Louisiana
Phone:
(504) 525-4361
(888) 525-4361 (Toll Free)
Fax:
(504) 525-4380
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Rights & Public Interest Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1975
  • Colorado
  • Oregon
  • New York
  • District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Education

  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1975
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
    • Bachelor of Arts - 1972
    • Major: History

Classes/Seminars

  • Faculty Member, Ethical Dilemmas And Resolutions, Legal Aid Bureau and Federal Bar Association, New Orleans Chapter, CLE Seminar, December 30, 1999 - Present
  • Faculty Member, Evaluating Employment Discrimination Cases: Plaintiff & Defense Perspectives and Issues for Young Lawyers, New Orleans Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Seminar, October 22, 1999 - Present
  • Faculty Member, Ethical Dilemmas And Resolutions, Legal Aid Bureau and Federal Bar Association, New Orleans Chapter, CLE Seminar, December 30, 1998 - Present
  • Faculty Member, Ethical Dilemmas And Resolutions, Legal Aid Bureau and Federal Bar Association, New Orleans Chapter, CLE Seminar, December 29, 1997 - Present
  • Panelist, Ethics & Professionalism In The 1990's, Louisiana State Bar Association, Bench and Bar Section, December 12, 1997 - Present
  • Faculty Member, Mediation of Employment Claims, New Orleans Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Seminar, November 17, 1997 - Present
  • Faculty Member, Ethical Dilemmas and Resolutions, Legal Aid Bureau and Federal Bar Association, New Orleans Chapter CLE Seminar, December 30, 1996 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana Cooperating Attorney of the Year (1986).
  • Louisiana State Bar Association “Pro Bono Publico” Award for Outstanding Achievements in the Area of Pro Bono Legal Service (1987).
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Community Service Award (1988).
  • East Jefferson Coalition for Leadership and Development Community Service Award (1988).
  • The Greater New Orleans Chapter of the National Conference of Black Lawyers Earl J. Amedee Award (1990).
  • Louis A. Martinet Legal Society A. P. Tureaud Award (1993).
  • University of New Orleans Ernest “Dutch” Morial Chapter Alumni of the Year (1997).
  • American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana Ben Smith Award (1999)
  • University of New Orleans History Department Alumni of the Year (2007).
  • Southern Christian Leadership Conference Community Service Award (2008).

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
  • Colorado Bar Association, Member
  • Oregon Bar Association, Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • District of Columbia Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Louis Martinet Legal Society, Member
  • Legal Aid Bureau, Vice President
  • Governor's Transition Team for Tort & Insurance Reform
  • American Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Governor’s Transition Team for Tort & Insurance Reform

Past Employment Positions

  • Ronald L. Wilson & Associates
  • American Foundation for Negro Affairs Coordinator, Counselor to Students Interested in a Legal Career, 1978 - 1979