Firm Overview

Kingsmill Riess, L.L.C. was established by Marguerite K. Kingsmill and Michael R.C. Riess in 1989. Since that time, the firm has achieved the kind of results that have earned the trust of major institutional clients in virtually every type of industry. Our peers have recognized Kingsmill Riess as an AV-rated* law firm for its legal counsel and ethical standards.

Our firm's high standards and commitment to providing strategic counsel, well-prepared litigation, skillful arbitration and innovative appeals on behalf of a diverse mix of clients has become our hallmark. Our clients' goals become our mission. We fiercely protect our clients' interests, through negotiation, litigation, arbitration or appeals. We are noted for our ability to favorably resolve complex commercial litigation matters as well as for our creative and innovative application of the law, which has set legal precedent.

A Stellar Reputation for Protecting Clients' Interests

Our law firm is known among its peers for its stellar work, and is respected by other attorneys and firms for our legal experience.

We are a relatively small firm by design; our two principals, Marguerite K. Kingsmill and Michael R. C. Riess work closely with a skilled team of five associate attorneys, along with a support staff of committed administrative professionals. Our size allows us to always be responsive to our clients and mindful of their goals. At our firm, you will never be handed off to someone who does not know you and your business.

Our Commitment to Effective and Efficient Representation

The firm commits its partners and associates to representing the interests of our clients efficiently and skillfully. We are well aware of the costs associated with litigation and seek to achieve the most cost-effective solutions without compromising the quality of our legal services. All lawyers on staff are extremely well versed in the pre-litigation resolution of problems as well as the mediation of disputes.

Our Practice Encompasses Diverse Practice Areas

From our office in New Orleans, Kingsmill Riess, L.L.C.'s diverse practice areas include:

Let Us Handle All of Your Legal Needs

If you have a question or need to discuss your legal situation, please call our New Orleans office at 504-581-3300. English, Spanish, and French are spoken at the firm.