2010 Law Graduate, Carl Woods Accepts Position at Herman, Herman, Katz & Cotlar, L.L.P.

The law office of Herman, Herman, Katz & Cotlar, L.L.P. is proud to welcome Carl Allen “Trey” Woods, III as the firm’s newest associate.

Mr. Woods attended Millsaps College where he received a Bachelors of Business Administration and minored in Economics and Political Science in 2007. At Millsaps, Mr. Woods was a Presidential and Dean’s Scholar and an active member of several honorary academic fraternities, including Omicron Delta Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa and Phi Alpha Delta. He also founded Millsaps’ Moot Court Team, serving as its Vice President, and held two terms as the campus-wide Senator for the Millsaps Student Body Association. Mr. Woods is a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity.

He moved to New Orleans to continue his education at Loyola University’s College of Law, where he received his J.D. in 2010. That same year, he also received his MBA from Loyola University’s College of Business. Throughout Law School, Mr. Woods was a member of Loyola’s Intramural Trial Advocacy Team and served as Sergeant-of-arms for the Loyola Student Bar Association. He also clerked at Herman, Herman, Katz & Cotlar throughout law school before becoming an associate.

“I am honored to be joining the firm as an associate,” says Woods. “Herman, Herman, Katz & Cotlar has played a significant role in my legal development. I'm eager to continue learning from some of the best attorneys in the nation while promoting the rights of our clients and community.”

As the firm’s newest associate, Mr. Woods will be assisting HHK&C’s clients involved in the ongoing BP Oil Spill litigation. He also handles insurance, personal injury, maritime personal injury, wrongful death, class actions, multi-district litigation, complex litigation, business litigation, highway liability, products liability, civil litigation and family law matters.

Since 1942, the law office of Herman, Herman, Katz & Cotlar, L.L.P. has served the Greater New Orleans area, striving for creative approaches to litigation and seeking solutions that benefit clients and the greater community. HHK&C has offices in New Orleans and Atlanta. For more information, visit www.hhkc.com.