Gabriel R. Ackal, Jr.
Gabriel R. Ackal, Jr., a native of Lafayette, joined Ottinger Hebert, LLC in 2021. He is licensed to practice law in Louisiana and Texas, with his primary focus being Louisiana and Texas mineral and energy law, including drill site and division order title examination. Gabe also maintains a litigation practice focusing on insurance coverage, insurance defense, uninsured/underinsured motorist claims, property damage, and general casualty claims. He has also advised and assisted clients on business transactions and contract dispute matters.
Gabe obtained his B.S. in Biological Sciences from Louisiana State University in 2006, and then proceeded to obtain his J.D. from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law in 2010. Before practicing law, Gabe worked as an Independent Landman in Louisiana and Texas, and is a member of various professional organizations, including the Lafayette Association of Professional Landmen, the Lafayette Parish Bar Association, the John M. Duhe American Inns of Court, the Louisiana State Bar Association, and the State Bar of Texas.