LSBA Board of Governors

Mr. Joseph L Shea Jr

401 Edwards St Ste 1000
Shreveport, LA 71101-5529
Phone: (318) 227-1131
Fax: (318) 227-1141

Joseph L. (Larry) Shea, Jr. is a member in the Shreveport office of Bradley Murchison Kelly & Shea, L.L.C. He received a BA degree in 1974 from Tulane University and his JD degree in 1978 from Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center (Order of the Coif and Louisiana Law Review executive editor). He was admitted to practice in Louisiana in 1978 and in Texas in 1996.

Larry chairs the Louisiana State Bar Association’s (LSBA) Ethics Advisory Service Subcommittee and has chaired the Multijurisdictional Practice Committee. He also served on the Ethics 2000 Committee. He received the LSBA President’s Award in 2002

He chairs the Louisiana Bar Foundation’s Northwest Community Partnership Panel and is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates and the Harry V. Booth and Judge Henry A. Politz American Inn of Court. He served as an adjunct professor of business law from 1998-2010 at Centenary College.

He was inducted into the LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center Hall of Fame. He also has been listed in 2009-13 The Best Lawyers in America directories, including as 2013 Shreveport Litigation-Environmental Lawyer of the Year, and in 2008-13 Louisiana Super Lawyers directories.

In his community, Larry is a member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church. He and his wife, Jane, have been married for 39 years and are the parents of two children.

Ste. 1000, 401 Edwards St., Shreveport, LA 71101-5529
(318)934-4017 • fax (318)227-1141

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