Kristi A. Post – Associate

Kristi Post has been practicing law for over 30 years. She has extensive experience in admiralty and maritime law, collisions and allisions, personal injury, death and traumatic brain injury cases. Kristi has practiced in a variety of state and federal courts in over sixteen states representing seamen, longshoremen, and other individuals injured offshore, on inland rivers and other waterways, in helicopter crashes, ship sinkings, jack-up collapses, platform accidents, overseas kidnapping, barge accidents, workboat, OSV and personal watercraft accidents. She also represents auto and trucking accident victims.

Kristi earned her B.A. from Loyola University New Orleans in 1983, her J.D. from Tulane Law School in 1986 and her LL.M. in Admiralty from Tulane Law School in 1987. She is admitted to practice in all Louisiana and Texas state courts as well as the Eastern, Western and Middle District of Louisiana and the Southern District of Texas, the United States Courts of Appeals for the Fifth and Eleventh Circuits and the United States Supreme Court.

Kristi has attained the highest possible rating of AV Preeminent from Martindale-Hubbell and has served the Louisiana State Bar Association as a District Representative for Orleans Parish and on numerous committees. She is also an Associate Professor of Trial Advocacy at Tulane Law School. Kristi has also served on the Board of Directors for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and Family Services of Greater New Orleans.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

EDUCATION

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Louisiana, 1986
  • Texas, 2006
  • U.S. District Court Eastern, Middle, Western Dist. of Louisiana, 1987
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1987
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1991
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Southern & Eastern District of Texas, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 1993