Kristopher M. Gould


contact information

phone: 504-581-3838
direct: 504-412-6233
fax: 504-412-6333

704 Carondelet Street
New Orleans, 70130-3774


Kris Gould is an associate in the New Orleans office of Porteous, Hainkel & Johnson.
He represents insurance carriers throughout all stages of litigation in first and third party automobile, homeowner, and premises liability lawsuits; insurance coverage disputes; extra contractual and bad faith claims; and workers’ compensation claims. Prior to joining the firm, he practiced in North Carolina in the areas of workers’ compensation defense and higher education law.

Kris is a double Tar Heel, graduating from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the University of North Carolina School of Law, where he competed on the Broun National Trial Team and served as President of the Student Bar Association. Raised in California and North Carolina, Kris relocated to his wife’s native New Orleans in 2014. He enjoys family time with his wife and daughter, sports as both a spectator and participant, and spending time outdoors.


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A. Political Science and Economics, 2007
University of North Carolina School of Law, J.D., 2010

Admitted to the Bar:
Louisiana, 2011
North Carolina, 2010

professional associations

American Bar Association
New Orleans Bar Association
North Carolina Bar Association
Louisiana State Bar Association

areas of practice