Attorney Dwayne Burrell grew up in New Orleans, LA, where he learned early in life the importance and value an attorney brings to their clients. Dwayne understands that when going through the justice system alone, it is not always fair. He also understands that the power players stand too strong to compete with, especially during such a vulnerable time. Dwayne can help. Dwayne strives to provide the need assistance and professional advocacy to his clients day in and day out.
As a law student, Dwayne was a member of the Trial Advocacy Executive Board, where he served as Vice-President of Media and Outreach. Dwayne also served as Vice President for the Public Interest Law Society (PILS), where he founded the PILS Unity Basketball Classic, a law school bonding and fundraising effort.
Juris Doctorate – 2014
-Honors: Paul M. Hebert Scholar Award
-Honors: CALI AWARD Receipient (Twice)
-Honors: Chancellor’s Cup (Moot Court) Octofinalist
-Honors: Chancellor’s Outstanding Pro Bono Service Award
-Honors: Vice President, Trial Advocacy Board
-Honors: Vice President, Public Interest Law Society
University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana
B.S. – 2011
-Major: Business Administration
-Minor: Business Management
-Honors: Dean’s List