Clifford E. Cardone
Clifford E. Cardone is a personal injury and criminal trial lawyer who has tried more than 100 criminal and civil jury cases in several capacities: his private practice, as former senior trial attorney with the Orleans Parish District Attorney's Office, and former trial attorney with the Public Defender's Office. He has also served as an ad hoc judge in Traffic and Municipal Courts since 1997.
As the founder of The Cardone Law Firm, he concentrates in nursing home litigation, railroad litigation, and personal injury cases resulting in brain damage, and automobile personal injury. In particular, he has successfully litigated many cases as a truck accident attorney in Louisiana. Mr. Cardone is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association and served as the co-chair of the CLE Summer School Planning Committee. Currently, he is a member of the Summer School Planning Committee. He is also a member of the New Orleans Bar Association Inns of Court and the Membership Committee of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America.
A frequent lecturer at seminars dealing with personal injury topics, he is also a guest lecturer at Tulane and Loyola schools of law. Mr. Cardone's article, "Battling Nursing Home Neglect: Finding the Right Legal Pieces," was published in the Louisiana Bar Journal.
Mr. Cardone received his BA, cum laude, from the State University of New York at Buffalo and his Juris Doctor from Loyola University of the South.