Garrett P. Laborde

21 S. Tarragona St. #103
Pensacola, Florida 32502, United States
Phone: 866-263-2376
Fax: 866-263-2376
Areas of Practice
  • Administrative Law
  • Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law
  • Business Organizations
  • Business Torts
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Communications & Media Law
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Science, Computers, & Tech
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning
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Practice/Organization Description

Garrett P. LaBorde is the Founder and Managing Attorney of Laborde Legal Group, based in Pensacola, Florida and New Orleans, Louisiana. Mr. LaBorde is admitted to practice in the State of Florida, the State of Louisiana and before various Federal Courts and Agencies.

For his undergraduate studies, Mr. LaBorde attended the University of Louisiana-Lafayette where he obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in 1998 along with minors in Electrical & Computer Engineering, in English & in Political Science. Mr. LaBorde then attended the Mississippi College School of Law in Jackson, Mississippi, where he earned his Juris Doctorate Degree. His post-graduate honors include serving as distinguished intern to U.S. District Judge John M. Shaw, then Chief Judge of the Western District of Louisiana, and as legal intern to the Mississippi Attorney General, where he was granted Admission to the Mississippi Bar.

Upon his admission in Louisiana, Mr. LaBorde established and maintained a robust statewide litigation practice, based in Shreveport & later in Lafayette. In 2007, Mr. LaBorde transferred to Florida with the firm of Galloway, Johnson, Tompkins, Burr & Smith and in 2010 joined the consulting firm, “Idea Launch Partners, LLC” as General Counsel and Principal.

In 2014, Mr. LaBorde returned to private practice by founding the regional firm, LaBorde Legal Group, LLC, where he and other tech-centric practitioners collaboratively focus on the areas of Business, Technology, Intellectual Property & Entertainment Law.

Additionally, Mr. LaBorde has served as a Law Practice Management & Technology advisor to solo and small firms around the country and has been a frequent lecturer on Law Practice Management & Technology for State/Local Bars, Law Schools and National Organizations.

Throughout his career, Mr. LaBorde has served as a proud member and officer of the American Bar Association, its House of Delegates, the Law Practice Division and the Young Lawyers Division. Currently, he serves the Law Practice Division as a member of the “E-Lawyering Task Force”, the Education Board and the Member Development Committee. Within the Louisiana State Bar Association, Mr. LaBorde has served as in LSBA House of Delegates, Bar Journal Editorial Staff and the on the Practice Assistance Committee.

Mr. LaBorde has presented various seminars and CLE’s for the Louisiana State Bar Association, the Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board and the Escambia-Santa Rosa (Florida) Bar Association.

His community and professional affiliations have also included participation in: The Gulf Coast Intellectual Property Association (Advisory Board); Catholic Charities of Northwest Florida (Board of Directors); the Information Technology Association of the Gulf Coast (Board Member & Officer) and Leadership Pensacola, Class of 2012.

Bar Admissions

State Bar of Louisiana

Florida Bar


Mississippi College School of Law

Professional Associations & Memberships

American Bar Association,

Position-ABA House of Delegates, Louisiana’s Young Lawyer Delegate (2006-2008),

Position- ABA National YLD Law Practice Management Committee Co-Chair (2009-2010)

Position- ABA National YLD Law Practice Management Committee Chair (2010-2012)

Sections: Litigation, Tort, Trial & Insurance; Law Practice Management & Young Lawyers Division.

Louisiana State Bar Association,

-LSBA House of Delegates,

-Member of Young Lawyers Section Council,

-Young Lawyer Delegate to, ABA House of Delegates,

-Louisiana Bar Journal, Editorial Board,

Louisiana Law Institute, Council Member, of Directors

Catholic Charities of NW Florida-Board of Directors

Lafayette Parish Bar Association,

Shreveport Bar Association,

-Law Week Planning Committee,

-Bar Charity Golf Tournament Committee (2002-Present),

Shreveport Red Mass Society, Member & Planning Committee (2003-Present),

Phi Alpha Delta, Assistant District Justice (Louisiana & Mississippi)

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