Regulatory * Corporate * Litigation

Personal Injury

Motor Vehicle * Medical Malpractice


We are a small firm located near New Orleans, Louisiana with expertise in telecommunications law, personal injury law, and litigation.

       Leon Nowalsky, founding partner, has practiced telecommunications law for thirty years. His expertise includes all aspects of Telecommunications Regulatory Law, as well as the evolving business models in this dynamic industry. An in depth understanding of innovative technology, combined with practical experience, allows us to provide sophisticated and effective counsel to clients in all 50 states and before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).
       Edward Gothard, founding partner, has practiced as a Litigation and Personal Injury attorney for thirty years. He has tried numerous personal injury and business litigation matters in state and federal courts in Louisiana. He is often retained as co-counsel, in jurisdictions around the country, due to his trial skills and experience with complex legal issues.
       At Nowalsky & Gothard, APLLC, our mission is to provide quality legal representation to our clients through the ethical practice of law, with honest and fair billing practices. We strive to treat our staff, clients, and all whom we encounter with dignity, respect and equality. As a small firm with experienced attorneys and staff, we are able to work efficiently to achieve our client’s goals.
       Because we are a small firm, operating in a small market, we are able to provide the highest quality services with fees much lower than large firms are able to offer.