Jon G. Bethune, attorney at law & founder of The Law Office of Jon G. Bethune.

Jon G. Bethune, attorney at law & founder of The Law Office of Jon G. Bethune.

Whether you are injured, going through a divorce, or in general, handling a highly stressful legal situation with which you have no experience, we know that you need clarity as much as you need experience and tenacity.  

Lawsuits are complicated enough as it is; you deserve to know who it is that you are hiring.  

Personalized attention is essential for results in any lawsuit.  Not only is Jon Bethune experienced, knowledgeable, and aggressive in his litigation, he is also available to you.  Individual attention is meticulously given to your case in every aspect.  You are kept aware and informed of your case, start to finish. 

Our style of representation is a two-way street.  Not only do you need our experience and full attention, we need your story.  Every single case is different.  That’s why, before anything, we listen to you.

Call us now to schedule a consultation at (504) 218-8570, or click here to let us evaluate a brief description of your case for free. We look forward to seeing you in person soon.

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Jon Bethune is the founder of The Law Office of Jon G. Bethune, LLC, in New Orleans, Louisiana, with eleven years of experience in New Orleans and the surrounding areas with divorce, custody, car accidentspersonal injury, and civil litigation matters. His personal injury cases involve truck, auto, bicycle and motorcycle collisions, slip-and-fall accidents and other premises liability matters, and workplace injuries. His areas of focus in family law matters include contested and uncontested divorce cases. Mr. Bethune is also well-versed in issues related to custody, child support, and interim and final spousal support, and prenuptial agreements.  He is also a husband and father of two boys.

A recipient of a Bachelor of Arts in English from New York University in 2001, Mr. Bethune went on to be awarded his Juris Doctor from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law in 2005. A member of the American, Louisiana State and New Orleans bar associations, he is admitted to practice in Louisiana and before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Louisiana, as well as the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida.

Prior to founding his own firm in 2010, Mr. Bethune was an associate at a prominent personal injury-based law firm in Louisiana. From completing initial consultations to taking a case to court, he uses his legal knowledge to advise clients and to provide thorough and knowledgeable representation. Jon is committed to involving clients, providing timely updates and maintaining a high level of interaction throughout every step of their cases. His trial experience includes personal injury lawsuits and divorce cases involving custody disputes, restraining orders, allegations of adultery and other complicating factors.

Jon set up his own solo practice in 2010 on the second floor of New Orleans' legendary Rosy's Jazz Hall. Since that time, Jon has practiced mostly in the field of family law and personal injury litigation, including (but not limited to) car accidents, slip and falls, truck accidents, bicycle accidents, divorces and child custody issues.  His high client satisfaction ratings and industry awards continue to build as his signature brand of aggressive, well-informed, meticulous and empathetic representation becomes known to the people of New Orleans and all of Louisiana.  

Call us today at (504)218-8570 or click here to get your free initial evaluation, and we look forward to seeing you in person soon.


Bar Admissions

·         State of Louisiana

·         U.S. District Court for the Eastern District.

·         U.S. District Court for the Western District.

·         U.S. District Court - Northern District of Florida

Professional Associations

·         Louisiana Bar Association

·         American Bar Association

·         New Orleans Bar Association

Professional Awards

·         Super Lawyers: Rising Stars 2015

·         American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys:  Client Satisfaction Award, 2015

·         American Institute of Family Law:  Client Satisfaction Award, 2016

·         American Society of Legal Advocates:  Top 40 Litigation Lawyer Under 40, 2016

Click here for Jon Bethune's AVVO profile, and see for yourself what our clients have to say.