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Robert Harrison

Robert H. Harrison, Jr. of the Harrison Law Firm is a lifelong resident of Livingston Parish. He is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Criminal Justice degree. He received his Juris Doctorate from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at LSU, where he was selected for the Louisiana Law Review, was a Flory Trial winner and was a member to the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. Following law school, Mr. Harrison was a law clerk for the Hon. J. Michael McDonald of the 19th Judicial District Court. Mr. Harrison is a former partner in the firm of Stanley & Harrison in Baton Rouge. In 1992, he founded the Harrison Law Firm. His areas of practice include all areas of real estate, family law, successions, estate planning, general litigation, personal injury and small class action litigation. His clients have ranged from indigents and abused children to Fortune 500 corporations. He has spoken previously on topics related to his areas of expertise.

Mr. Harrison's expertise has been recognized by both past clients and his peers. He is a BV rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbel, for a Very High rating in both legal ability and ethics. He has also been recognized as a Top-Rated Lawyer by, a 5-star rating in civil litigation by Lawyers of Distinction and was honored as a 2019 Litigator of the Year-Family Law by the American Institute of Trial Lawyers. He was also recently named as one of the Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Lawyers in Louisiana by the National Trial Lawyers. But don't just take our word for it. See what our clients are saying about Robert Harrison.

Mr. Harrison is a member of the Louisiana State, Livingston Parish (past president) and 21st Judicial District bar associations. He is active in community affairs, including over 25 years as a volunteer leader with the Boy Scouts of America. Robert and his wife Jo Ann are the parents of three sons, Tyler, Matthew and Joel and have one grandson.

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  • Overall, am satisfied with the services

    Have worked with Mr. Harrison since Nov. 2012. Difficult and complex family law case, requiring numerous motions, hearings, mediation, evaluations, and trial dates. Through it all, every legal recommendation showed to be correct, with deep understanding of the law and proceedings. Timely communic...
  • Mr. Harrison took great care of our family!!!

    I wish to express my deep appreciation for Mr. Robert Harrison. We could never thank him enough for his legal services!! Mr. Harrison took great care of our family!!!
  • We would absolutely suggest using him

    Mr Harrison was outstanding in handling our Succession along with a few other items we needed done. All of which were completed timely. We would absolutely suggest using him as we would!
  • Would highly recommend his services

    Mr. Harrison did an outstanding job assisting with our auto accident. Would highly recommend his services for anything legal!
  • I'm more than pleased with the services!!

    I can't thank Mr. Harrison enough for pulling me up when I was down. Thanks so much for taking my case and helping me throughout this entire process. I'm more than pleased with the services!!
  • performed above our expectations

    My Wife and I hired Mr. Harrison for an unusual case. He developed an excellent strategy for handling the case very quickly. Mr. Harrison was accessible to us throughout the entire process, kept us updated on new developments and possesses a skill set that allows him to explain complicated legal ...
  • Thank you Sir!

    You certainly changed our granddaughter's world and all of us that love her. Thank you Sir!
  • Don't think twice

    Don't think twice, just call Mr. Harrison! He helped me in a very kind, professional manner. Mr. Harrison also always returned my phone calls and emails in a timely manner. I am so thankful he is my lawyer. Great law office!
  • Mr. Harrison is the man to call!

    If you ever need to make lemonade out of life's lemons, and need sound legal advice to do it, Robbie Harrison is the man to call. He is knowledgeable, confident and kind. He is very much at home in the courtroom, but is just as able to help resolve issues outside of court. I greatly appreciate th...
  • Thanks!

    want to thank you again for representing me on my felony criminal charge. I am also satisfied with the outcome, and completely satisfied with the way you work for me and with me. You are greatly appreciated, and I would recommend you to anyone.... Thanks.
  • Mr. Harrison took the worry from my shoulders

    My situation was overwhelming and I didn't know how to move forward, with the demands that were placed on my life, but I wanted to do what was right. Mr. Harrison assured me that even through life's unexpected situations, he would carry the load and be my voice in and out of the courtroom. The ma...
  • Thank you!

    My husband and I absolutely cannot thank Mr. Robert enough! He stood by our side this entire time and fought with/for us! And must I add, he KILLED it in the courtroom! Thank you for helping us. We will be forever grateful to you! I highly recommend him to any and everyone! You won't regret it! ...
  • Mr. Harrison saved the day

    I had an issue with someone bringing false charges against me and Mr. Harrison saved the day. I chose Robbie after the advice from a family friend whom highly recommended him. Our case ended up going to court and Robbie prepared for my case and as a result we won. He conducted himself in a profes...

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