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Overcoming Obstacles
To Obtain Positive Outcomes
Henry D.H. Olinde
  • Partner
  • Partner
Baton Rouge, LA

Henry Olinde practices primarily in the areas of admiralty and maritime law, commercial litigation, products liability, construction, securities fraud, labor and employment law, environmental claims, civil rights claims, health care, homeland security, insurance defense claims and emergency preparedness. He also represents and provides counseling services to governmental entities and emergency service organizations in matters ranging from policies and procedures to public bid law issues, elections, bond issues and state and local labor disputes.

Mr. Olinde is admitted to all Louisiana state and federal courts.

Areas of Practice

  • Admiralty & Maritime Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Securities Fraud
  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Environmental Claims
  • Civil Rights Claims
  • Health Care
  • Homeland Security
  • Insurance Defense Claims
  • Emergency Preparedness

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1988
  • 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. Bankruptcy Court Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit


  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1988
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Georgetown University
    • B.A.
    • Major: History
    • Major: Theology

Published Works

  • Chapter 3: "State and Local Environmental Agencies," Louisiana Environmental Law Handbook (Co-Author), Lawyers Cooperative Publishing Company, Louisiana Environmental Law Handbook, 2000
  • "Federal Court Put Uniformity to Sleep on the Shelf," Vol XI, The Maritime Lawyer, Vol. X1, p. 329, Fall, 1986

Representative Clients

  • Glatfelter Insurance Group
  • Panasonic North America
  • Dyson-Kissner-Moran Corporation
  • Philips North America

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association, Member
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Serving A Range Of Clients Statewide

We work hard to meet the needs of individuals and organizations throughout Louisiana, including emergency service providers, employers, property owners and people who have been injured or sued over others’ injuries. Our practice areas are varied and far-reaching, from commercial litigation to civil rights and admiralty and maritime law matters.