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When you need an aggressive defender to protect your rights, turn to the Law Office of Robert S. Toale in New Orleans, Louisiana. Our criminal defense attorneys boast a proven track record of success in protecting the rights of the accused. With decades of experience, we have handled virtually every type of criminal case in both state and federal court. Our legal team applies extensive courtroom experience and creative problem-solving to defend the liberties of our clients.

Experience, Insight And Knowledge: A Foundation For Success

The firm's founder, Robert S. Toale, has devoted his entire career — spanning more than 30 years — to criminal defense. Before entering private practice, he served as a public defender, gaining valuable experience handling criminal cases. Mr. Toale is certified as Capital Lead Trial Counsel by the Louisiana Public Defender Board. He has handled numerous high-profile cases, including death penalty cases, and understands how to manage public scrutiny and protect clients' privacy.

Mr. Toale is involved in various state and local professional organizations. Mr. Toale is the president of the Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers which is the only professional association of attorneys devoted exclusively to the profession of Criminal Defense in Louisiana. He is a graduate of the National Criminal Defense College, an intensive seminar and practicum for defense attorneys. He is admitted to practice before Louisiana state courts as well as the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Associate attorney Alex Kriksciun is a graduate of Tulane University Law School. Before joining the firm, he served as a judicial law clerk at 5th Louisiana Circuit Court of Appeal, where he gained valuable insight into how judges handle criminal cases.

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Get A Strong Advocate On Your Side

No matter what type of charge you are facing, we can help defend your rights and liberties. To arrange a confidential consultation with our firm, contact us at 504-662-9574 or 800-688-1346. Our office is conveniently located in Gretna, and we serve clients throughout southern Louisiana.