Gregory W. Rome

Gregory Rome

Gre­gory Rome is a St. Bernard native, attor­ney, scholar, and small busi­ness owner. He has prac­ticed law for nearly a decade and served as law clerk for the Hon­or­able Kirk A. Vaughn in St. Bernard Parish for eleven years.

Rome is a pas­sion­ate advo­cate with unmatched legal knowl­edge and exten­sive expe­ri­ence before state and fed­eral courts and agen­cies from St. Bernard Parish to the Louisiana Supreme Court and beyond.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Man­ag­ing Part­ner of Williams & Rome, LLC since 2009, suc­cess­fully rep­re­sent­ing both plain­tiffs and defendants
  • Law Clerk for the Hon­or­able Kirk A. Vaughn, 34th Judi­cial Dis­trict Court in St. Bernard, 2007–2018
  • Admit­ted to prac­tice before all state and fed­eral trial and appeal courts in Louisiana as well as the United States Supreme Court
  • Small busi­ness owner

EDUCATION

  • Tulane Uni­ver­sity Law School, J.D. and Cer­tifi­cate in Civil Law, 2009
  • Amer­i­can Arbi­tra­tion Asso­ci­a­tion trained mediator
  • Loy­ola Uni­ver­sity - New Orleans, Summa Cum Laude, B.S. in Com­puter Sci­ence, Minor in Polit­i­cal Sci­ence, 2006
  • Andrew Jack­son Fun­da­men­tal Mag­net High School, Chal­mette, La., Top 5 Honor Grad­u­ate, 2002
  • Our Lady of Prompt Suc­cor Ele­men­tary School, Chal­mette, La., 1998

LEGAL & PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Louisiana & St. Bernard Bar Associations
  • Louisiana State Bar Asso­ci­a­tion House of Del­e­gates Member
  • St. Bernard Cham­ber of Commerce
  • Martindale-Hubbell Peer Reviewed Attorney
  • New Orleans Fed­er­al­ist Society

COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • Lead­er­ship St. Bernard, Class of 2018
  • Kiwa­nis Club of St. Bernard-Arabi — Board of Direc­tors 2017–Present
  • Bat­ture Park, Inc. Char­i­ta­ble Foun­da­tion — Board of Direc­tors 2016–Present
  • St. Bernard Parish Library Board of Con­trol — For­mer Vice-President & Pres­i­dent 2013–Present
  • Lynn Oaks School Board of Direc­tors — Trea­surer 2012–Present
  • Boy Scouts of Amer­ica Troop 84, Vio­let — Eagle Scout and Adult Leader 1996–2007

OTHER ORGANIZATIONS

  • Our Lady of Prompt Suc­cor Catholic Church
  • Los Isleños Her­itage & Cul­tural Society
  • National Wild Turkey Federation
  • Andrew Jack­son Lodge No. 428 F&AM
  • Jerusalem Shriners

PUBLICATIONS

  • Gre­gory W. Rome & Stephan Kin­sella, Louisiana Civil Law Dic­tio­nary (2011)
  • Gil Guil­lory & Gre­gory W. Rome, A Call for Medi­a­tion Case­books, pre­sented at the Lud­wig von Mises Institute’s Aus­trian Scholar’s Con­fer­ence, March 2011
  • Gre­gory W. Rome, An Elegy for Emphy­teu­sis, 1 Civ. L. Com­ment. 2, 1 (2008)

PERSONAL

  • Mar­ried to Camille Bre­land Rome
  • Life­long res­i­dent of St. Bernard Parish
  • Small busi­ness owner
  • Enjoys hunt­ing, wood­work­ing, read­ing and spend­ing time with family

Recent Posts

  1. W&R file $18M Civil Rights Lawsuit Leave a reply
  2. Rome elected to LSBA House of Delegates Leave a reply
  3. St. Bernard Parish Defeats Taffaro’s Civil Rights Lawsuit Leave a reply
  4. Firm’s advocacy for Parish employees makes the news Leave a reply
  5. Rome elected President of St. Bernard Library Board Leave a reply
  6. Civil Law Dictionary Reviewed Leave a reply
  7. Rome elected to state Republican Convention Leave a reply
  8. Bogus Annual Report Forms Leave a reply
  9. Now accepting credit card payments Leave a reply