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Michael W. McMahon

Michael “Mike” McMahon is a shareholder in the law firm of Daigle Fisse & Kessenich with offices in Madisonville and Baton Rouge. He brings twenty-seven years of legal experience to include trying numerous cases in both Louisiana and Texas, federal and state courts. During his career he has successfully mediated hundreds of cases from simple slip and falls to complex, multi-party major casualties. Mike specializes in maritime personal injury, LHWCA claims, maritime collisions, insurance coverage litigation, contractual disputes, and property damage claims arising out of maritime casualties.

Areas of Concentration

Maritime and Longshoreman Personal Injury

Maritime Collisions

Property Damage Claims

Insurance and Casualty Litigation

Commercial Litigation

Contractual and Insurance Coverage Disputes

Trucking Litigation

Oil and Gas Disputes


BS, University of Mississippi (1989)

MAcc, University of Mississippi (1992)

JD, Loyola University Law School (1995)


Admitted to the Bar, 1995-Louisiana and 2004-Texas

Louisiana and Texas State Bar Associations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Honoree for the 2020 “Leadership in Law” Program presented by the New Orleans CityBusiness Magazine

AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell for legal ability and adherence to professional standards of ethics