Regulatory * Corporate * Litigation

Personal Injury

Motor Vehicle * Medical Malpractice


Our humble law firm, located near New Orleans, Louisiana is focused on Telecommunications Law, Personal Injury & Litigation.

Telecommunications Attorney

Leon Nowalsky, founding partner, has practiced Telecommunications Law for 30 years. His expertise includes all aspects of Telecommunications Regulatory Law, as well as the evolving business models in this dynamic industry. As a seasoned and knowledgeable telecommunications attorney, his in depth understanding of innovative technology, combined with practical industry experience, allows our firm to provide sophisticated and effective counsel to clients in all 50 states, and before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).

Personal Injury Lawyer & Litigation

Edward Gothard, founding partner, has practiced as a Litigation attorney for 30 years. An experienced and effective personal injury lawyer, he has tried numerous personal injury cases and business litigation matters in state and federal courts. He is often retained as co-counsel, in jurisdictions around the country, due to his trial skills and experience with complex telecommunications issues as well. Call to speak with a personal injury lawyer about matters such as auto accidents, medical malpractice and wrongful death.

Henrik A. Pontoppidan, Of Counsel, has represented individuals and small businesses in the State of Louisiana for over 35 years. His General Practice includes succession, probate, and the preparation of corporate documents.

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. Contact us today to speak with a telecommunications attorney, personal injury lawyer, or to speak about the litigation process and how our firm can help.

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.