David Sherman Cook
David Cook has over 37 years active practice of law in Southwest Louisiana, with an emphasis on personal injury litigation. He has litigation and appellate experience in State and Federal Courts. David is AV rated with Martindale-Hubbell, the highest peer-reviewed rating for both legal ability and ethics.

Since commencing his ADR practice in 1993, David has mediated in excess of 2,500 cases, with a high rate of settlement. He has also served as Attorney Chairman of the Medical Review Panel in over 250 Medical Malpractice Cases.

?Louisiana State University School of Law, Baton Rouge, Louisiana Juris Doctor, May, 1976
?McNeese State University, Lake Charles, Louisiana Pre-Law Major (1970-73)
?Bolton High School, Alexandria, Louisiana Graduated May, 1970

Memberships & Affiliations

?Member, Louisiana State Bar Association
?Member, Lafayette Parish Bar Association
?Judge Pro Tempore, Lafayette City Court, 1993-99
?Who’s Who in American Law, 1988, 1996-97
?Lafayette Parish Law Library Commission, 1990-96
?American Inns of Court, 1990
?Instructor of Business Law, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1981-82

Contact David Sherman Cook

David S. Cook, APLC
Post Office Box 53394
Lafayette, Louisiana  70505
Phone: (337) 234-4155
Fax: (337) 234-2937


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Louisiana