First & Third Party Claim Defense

Since its inception, Porteous, Hainkel & Johnson has devoted the majority of its practice to defense of first and third party automobile, homeowner, and premises liability lawsuits on behalf of insurance companies. read more …

Firm Overview

    Since its founding in 1928, Porteous, Hainkel & Johnson, LLP has focused on the defense of insurance companies and their insureds.  The firm is comprised of over thirty professional and dedicated attorneys who make client success their number one objective.

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James S. Thompson

Jim Thompson has been associated with the firm since 1973. He worked as a law clerk from 1973 until he graduated from Tulane Law School in 1975. He became a partner in 1979 and has participated in the management of the firm in various areas since 1980. In 2002, he was elected chairman of theread more…