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Namisha D. Patel

Namisha is licensed to practice law in California and Louisiana.  She was born and raised in Los Angeles, California and currently resides in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  Namisha began her association with the firm as a law clerk and continued with the firm after graduation.  Her practice includes personal injury, entertainment law, family law, intellectual property, corporate law, business law, wills and trusts, transactional work, and general civil litigation. Namisha received her Juris Doctorate degree from Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles, California, after graduating from the school's prestigious two-year accelerated SCALE program. While in law school, Namisha served as a staff member of the Southwestern Journal of International Law and was the founder/president of the South Asian Law Students Association.  Namisha is licensed to practice law in all state and federal courts in California and Louisiana and the United States Court of Appeal for the Fifth Circuit. She is a member of the American Bar Association, California Bar Association, Louisiana State Bar Association, and Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity.  Namisha is active in the community as board member for St. Luke’s Episcopal School, an Executive Committee Board Member of the BREC Foundation, a member of the Hindu Samaj of Baton Rouge, Inc., and Community Vice President with the Junior League of Baton Rouge. 

Areas of Practice

Personal Injury

Entertainment Law

Family Law

Intellectual Property

Corporate Law

Business Law

Wills and Trusts

Transactional Work

General Civil Litigation


Southwestern Law School, Juris Doctorate, 2007

California State University, Bachelor of Arts, 2005

Bar Admissions

Louisiana District and Appellate Courts

Louisiana Supreme Court

U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana

U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

United States Supreme Court

California State and Federal Courts

Memberships & Affiliations

American Bar Association

Louisiana State Bar Association

Baton Rouge Bar Association

California Bar Association

BREC Foundation

Hindu Samaj of Baton Rouge, Inc.

Baton Rouge Junior League

Languages Spoken





(225) 926-8556

634 Connells Park Ln

Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 70806






The Maughan Law Firm

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