Attorney Profile

Carl Barkemeyer is a Louisiana licensed attorney that has defended hundreds of clients charged with crimes within the State of Louisiana for over 10 years. His practice is aimed solely on protecting the Constitutional rights of his clients.

Mr. Barkemeyer holds that to really be a benefit to his clients, the lawyer must have advanced skills at trial. He has made it an objective to  develop and perfect his skills in the courtroom. Additionally, the attorney must be able to effectively evaluate a case to determine its strengths and weaknesses so he can give beneficial advice to his client.

Also, he provides assistance and/or counseling with other lawyers at criminal and civil trials. His services vary from case evaluation and strategy to evidence tactics as well as questioning potential jurors and cross-examining witnesses and other facets of trial.

In addition to his criminal law practice, he also maintains a construction law paractice.  He represents both contractors and customers regarding disputes and contract claims. Since he is a licensed general contractor, he understands not just the laws, but also the practical implications regarding construction work.



Education and Training

  • Juris Doctor, Loyola University of New Orleans College of Law


  • State of Louisiana
  • Federal Court, Middle District of Louisiana


  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • American Trial Lawyers Association


Contact the Barkemeyer Law Firm at 985-888-0009 for a consultation.

"Fantastic job in handling case. Carl is not only extremely competent, but very personable and easy to work with."