Lawrence R. Anderson, Jr
Lawrence R. Anderson, Jr.

Lawrence “Larry” R. Anderson, Jr. has concentrated his practice of law in the areas of bankruptcy (debtor and creditor),  hail damage insurance claims, successions, and wills, heavy trucker downtime damage claims, construction claims, business reorganization, sales, formation, and litigation, real estate litigation, foreclosures, collections, and commercial law and litigation.

Mr. Anderson has had extensive experience in the courts in this state, including the state, federal, and bankruptcy courts, involving trials and appeals of many different legal issues. He has been a frequent lecturer at seminars on bankruptcy, foreclosure, collections, and insolvency-related legal issues.

Early in his career, he built his reputation on representing debtors and creditors in Chapter 11, 13, and 7 bankruptcy cases. Significant reported cases in which Mr. Anderson has been successful, among others, include General Financial Services, Inc. v. Thompson, 987 F.Supp. 505 (M.D.La.1997), affirmed (without opinion) 149 F.3d 1178 (1998); Matter of Walker, 51 F.3d 562 (5th Cir.1995); Matter of Sam, 894 F.2d 778 (5th Cir.1990); In re Energy Contractors, Inc., 791 F.2d 1222 (5th Cir.1988).


  • Louisiana State University, B.S. Business Administration
  • Louisiana State University Law Center, J.D.
  • Associate Editor, Louisiana Law Review

Memberships / Affiliations

Mr. Anderson is a member of the Baton Rouge and Louisiana State Bar Associations, the American Bankruptcy Institute, and the Bar Association of the Federal Fifth Circuit.

He is an Assistant Examiner for Successions for the Louisiana State Bar Examination since 2010.