2475 Canal St. , Suite 200 New Orleans, LA 70119
​504-821-7999
Personal Injury


The personal injury practice is contingent upon your claim, which means we don’t collect until we win at trial or settle your case. We know what our clients are going through after an accident—bills pile up, hospital visits and working can sometimes be challenging. Our job is to make sure our clients get the money they need to recover.


We are devoted to providing clients with excellent and innovative legal representation. We strive to help all of our clients get the medical care and compensation they deserve.

 

•        DUI/DWI

•        Automotive accidents

•        All personal injuries

  Criminal Law


The firm is dedicated to providing experienced and cost-effective advocacy to individuals and business entities facing serious criminal litigation in state or federal court.  We assist our clients in understanding often-complex state and federal law and procedure and in developing strategies to defend alleged violations of law. 


We represent individuals, partnerships and corporations.  We are experienced and skilled in all facets of the criminal law and have represented those charged with everything from
sophisticated economic crimes to high-profile felonies.  We offer quality legal services at a cost competitive rate and during all stages of the criminal process.

 

•      Pre-indictment

•        Preliminary jury proceedings

•        Dismissal and plea negotiations

•        Motionpractice

•        Jury and non-jury trial

•        Sentencing

•        Appeals

 

 Corporate 


We take pride in quickly and efficiently addressing the diverse legal and business planning needs of enterprises engaged in a variety of industries. We are experts in assisting management and in-house counsel with challenging legal problems, and are experienced in helping clients to institute procedures for complying with the many legal requirements applicable to their businesses. 

 

As companies mature, they often need more
specialized legal services.  We represent clients of varying sizes, and adapt our services to meet our clients’ ever-changing needs.


Our breadth of experience, our highly specialized expertise in numerous areas of business and corporate law and our innovative approach to the practice of law allows us to solve expeditiously the legal challenges our clients face and to truly add value to our clients'
business endeavors. 
We provide legal guidance in a wide variety of areas, including the following:

 

•          Business planning

•          General contract law

•          Corporate governance

•          Joint ventures

•          Limited liability company law

•          Partnerships

 

Sports and Entertainment


The firm represents athletes, musicians, writers, artists and other entertainers with contract negotiations, tax planning, deferred compensation and pension plans. We also provide general business advice and representation, leases and league structures, specific advice on how to structure a sports business and representation in major litigation and arbitration disputes. We have experience with radio, television and cable broadcast agreements, stadium leases, stadium construction agreements, advertising, sponsorship agreements and player arbitration.

 

•          Employment agreements

•          Production agreements

•          Distribution agreements

•          Release agreements

•          Literary purchase 

•          Work for hire

•          Player contracts

•       Business development


We also handle personal and family affairs such as successions and wills.

•          Joint ventures

•          Limited liability company law

•          Partnerships

 






The Law Offices of Kenya J. Rounds is built on customer service and professionalism with an emphasis on providing high quality representation. If you are in need of legal representation, it is our job to make sure that our clients’ needs are met above and beyond any expectation. Our clients are guaranteed an open line of communication, competent representation and are treated with the highest level of respect. 

Practice Areas



We provide legal counsel to:


Nkwerre Aborigines Union-USA, Inc.

Patterson Insurance Company In Liquidation

The Zulu Social Aid & Pleasure Club, Inc.

Rodgers & Rodgers Enterprises, LLC

The City of New Orleans  


We have provided legal counsel to:


The Friends of King School Districts

Entertainment Artist Doug E. Fresh

The Late Entertainment Artist Teena Marie

Corporate Partners at Essence Music Festival