Keogh, Cox & Wilson, Ltd. was founded in 1969 by the late Judge Joseph Keogh. Since that time, the firm has experienced continued growth and has diversified its practice.
Over the years, the firm has achieved national recognition for its preeminence in a variety of specialized areas. Attorney members have extensive experience in mediation, arbitration, complex trial and appellate practice. Areas of practice include class action, commercial litigation, product liability, environmental, toxic tort, admiralty and maritime, employment, workers compensation, subrogation, criminal, and insurance regulatory and coverage matters.
The firm is also extensively involved in the trial of professional liability matters, including litigation in the areas of architectural, engineering, legal, medical and dental malpractice. Attorneys in the firm also provide legal counseling and advice to professionals practicing in these fields.
With the office located in downtown Baton Rouge, Louisiana's state capital, the firm is conveniently accessible to every Court and administrative body in the State.
Christopher K. Jones
Christopher K. Jones received his Juris Doctorate from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University in May of 2002. During law school, Chris was awarded the LSU Board of Supervisors Scholarship and served on the Student Bar Association.
Chris holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Tulane University, graduating in only three and a half years. During college he was awarded the Tulane University Legislative Scholarship. In addition, he was a three year member of the baseball team from 1996 to 1998. In those years, the team twice participated in the NCAA tournament.
He is a member of the Federal Bar Association, the Louisiana State Bar Association, and the Baton Rouge Bar Association. He also is a member of the Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association. He is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Louisiana, including the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.
His practice includes all general civil litigation, including representation of both plaintiffs and defendants. He has recently concentrated in the areas of class action litigation.