Experienced, Respected
Civil Litigation Attorneys
Douglas R. Kinler

Location: New Orleans Office

Practice Areas




Mr. Kinler is a civil litigator who practices primarily in the area of toxic tort matters. He has handled, litigated, and tried a number of lawsuits on behalf of corporations involving personal injury claims arising from exposures to toxic substances. He also periodically handles contractual issues for local musicians in New Orleans. Mr. Kinler previously was appointed to represent indigent or absent parties involving child custody matters in the Juvenile Division of Civil District Court in Orleans Parish.

Mr. Kinler is also a founding member and lead guitarist for the Bucktown All-Stars, a popular New Orleans Band. His musical background has led him to be involved in a number of charitable and civic causes including Children’s Hospital, Make -A-Wish Foundation, Angel’s Place, A Child’s Wish Foundation, Archdiocese of New Orleans, and the Orleans and Jefferson Parish Police Departments.


  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • 1995
  • Louisiana State University
    • B.A. - 1992
    • Major: Political Science

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