Perry Dampf


William C. Helm

William Helm is a partner in the Baton Rouge firm of Kinchen, Walker, Bienvenu, Bargas, Reed & Helm, LLC. He brings over twenty-seven years of legal experience to his mediation clients. With a general civil practice, Mr. Helm has handled trials and appeals in all state and federal courts in Louisiana and Mississippi. His areas of concentration are Personal and Commercial Automobile Liability, Insurance, Negligence, Contracts, and Collections.

Mr. Helm is a native of New Roads, Louisiana. He is the father of five children and is married to Elizabeth Wampold Helm.

Areas of Concentration

Personal and Commercial Automobile Liability

Personal Injury

Insurance Coverage

Product Liability

Construction Litigation



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B.A., Louisiana State University (1986)

J.D., Mississippi College School of Law (1991)


Admitted to the Bar: 1991, Mississippi; 1994, Louisiana

Baton Rouge Bar Association

Louisiana State Bar Association

Mississippi State Bar Association

American Bar Association

Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel

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