Practice Areas

Wills / Successions / Living Wills

Providing for the distribution of your estate in the unfortunate event of your death is something that no one should attempt alone without proper legal advice and planning. John Aplin can assist you in planning for the distribution of your property and affairs upon your death, and has handled both small and large successions in jurisdictions across the state of Louisiana. Schedule an appointment to discuss your needs and options in the event of your death, or to assist you when someone close to you has died.

Civil Litigation

  • Auto Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • 18-Wheeler Accidents
  • Dog Bites
  • Boating Accidents
  • Wrongful Death / Survival Actions
  • Nursing Home Abuse or Injury
  • Slip and Falls
  • Property Partitions 
  • Contracts
  • Product Liability Claims
  • Redhibition Claims
  • Real Estate Sales
  • Professional Malpractice Claims
  • Legal Malpractice 

Divorce / Child Custody / Family Law

  • Uncontested Divorce
  • Uncontested Child Custody Agreements
  • Implementation Orders
  • Matrimonial Regime Changes
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Contested Divorce and Child Custody considered on case by case basis

Collections

The Law Office of John F. Aplin can assist you in collecting debts owed to you, large or small. His office has represented both large companies and individuals, and has obtained judgments or settlements in the hundreds of thousands of dollars on their behalf.

Power of Attorney / Mandate / Trusts

  • General Power of Attorney
  • Medical Power of Attorney
  • Child Custody Mandates
  • NFA Trusts


Notary Public Services

Walk-ins needing notary services are always welcome.