John Paul Charbonnet


Areas of Practice


Automotive, trucking and motorcycle accidents


Medical malpractice


Highway defect accidents


Products liability actions


Sports injuries


Railroad crossing and derailment accidents


Fire, explosion and electrocution injuries


Catastrophic event injuries


Slip / trip and fall and premises accidents


  • University of Louisiana- Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • Political Science and History (August, 1985)
  • Louisiana State University, School of Law –Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • Juris Doctorate (May, 1988)

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, member since 1989
  • Louisiana Association for Justice, member since 2008

Legal Experience / Law Firm Partnerships

  • Third Circuit, Court of Appeals (Lake Charles, Louisiana 1988-1990)
  • Mental Health Advocacy Service (Baton Rouge, Louisiana 1990-1991)
  • Gachassin & Hunter, Lafayette, Louisiana (1991-1994)
  • Law Office of John Paul Charbonnet, Lafayette, Louisiana (1994-1997)
  • Mercier Law Offices, Lafayette, Louisiana (1997-2008)
  • The Glenn Armentor Law Corporation, Lafayette, Louisiana 2008-present

Community Service

  • Certified family counselor for low income families
  • Volunteer in family ministries

Professional Accomplishments

  • Retained as legal expert in civil litigation
  • Lead and assistant counsel in complex litigation resulting in millions of dollars in recovery to clients injured as a result of others carelessness

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The Glenn Armentor Law Corporation

300 Stewart St. Lafayette, LA 70501

Phone: (337)233-1471
Toll Free: (800)960-5551
Fax: (337)233-5655

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