W. David Hammett

David Hammett, a native of Oak Grove, Louisiana, is a partner at DFK. A graduate of Loyola Law School, David has been practicing law throughout the state of Louisiana since 1994.

Admitted to Practice:

  • Louisiana, 1994
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit


  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, J.D., 1994 (Law Review; Moot Court Board; St. Thomas Moore Inn of Court)
  • Northeast Louisiana University, B.A., 1991

Professional Affiliations:

  • Fourth Judicial District Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel

Practice Areas:

  • Insurance
  • Aerial Application
  • Trucking/Automobile Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Industrial Accidents
  • Premises Liability 
  • Nursing Home Defense
  • Education Law
  • Contract Law
  • Commercial Litigation

Davenport, Files, and Kelly

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 (318) 387‑6453

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