You’re not alone.

Legal issues can sometimes seem as vast as the sea.  Don’t go at it alone.  Petkovich Law Firm was founded with the goal of helping people and their families or businesses when they need it the most.  When you have a legal problem, we will be there to help you navigate it every step of the way. 

Our Mission at Petkovich Law Firm

Passion in all we do.


Each of our attorneys have handled hundreds of matters and have years of experience representing some of the largest companies in the nation.  Whether you are injured or disabled, starting a business, or just need a will, we have the experience necessary to get the job done right.

Attention to Detail

We provide our clients and their cases the attention they deserve from beginning to end.  Our law firm leaves no stone unturned when it comes to evaluating, investigating, and developing each case.  We pride ourselves on our ability to spot each issue that may arise in a case, leading us to always be prepared.


We love what we do, and we love getting the results that make our clients happy.  We take pride each time a client returns, and we waste no time getting started on the next job well done.

Petkovich Law Firm


Not every legal problem can be solved with a letter and quick phone call.  Sometimes you have to get your hands dirty.  That’s what we do.



Wills, property transfers, contracts, business formations, judgment collections, bankruptcy filings, you name it.  We can assist you with all your drafting, review, and filing needs.



We are always happy to share our extensive knowledge and make recommendations to our clients.

Free Consultations

Your initial consultation is always on us.

Maro Petkovich, Jr. - Louisiana Attorney

Maro Petkovich, Jr.

managing attorney

Jeremiah Johns

Jeremiah N. Johns

of counsel


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Contact one of the experienced attorneys at Petkovich Law Firm today for your free consultation.

365 Canal Street, Suite 2610New Orleans, LA 70130

Telephone: (504) 872-9224

Facsimile:   (504) 702-1924

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