James J. Reeves II

Partner with Melchiode Marks King.

Reported Decisions/Slip Opinions:


James River Insurance Co. Writ Application Granted with Remand to Court of Appeals:

The Louisiana Third Circuit sustained an arguably incorrect denial of James River's exception of improper venue under the Direct Action Statute in Concordia Parish. Representing James River Insurance Company, Reeves filed a writ application with the Louisiana Supreme Court which was granted on November 20, remanding the case to the Court of Appeal. D&D Drilling & Exploration, Inc. v. XTO Energy, Inc., 15-1881 (La. 11/20/15), 180 So.3d 313. http://www.lasc.org/news_releases/2015/2015-057.asp