James D. Bayard

James D. Bayard

James D. Bayard

Email: bayardj@onebane.com
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Areas of Practice:

Bar Admissions:

  • Louisiana
  • Louisiana Supreme Court
  • U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Courts: Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana

Education:

  • Loyola University School of Law,
    New Orleans, Louisiana, J.D., 2006
  • Loyola Law Review,
    Editor, 2005-2006
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, B.A., 2002

Associations and Memberships:

  • Lafayette Parish Bar Association
  • Lafayette Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Louisiana Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association

Awards and Honors:

  • LVL Outstanding Attorney Award 2007 and 2008

James D. Bayard was born and raised in Lafayette and received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 2002. In 2006, he earned his Juris Doctor from Loyola University School of Law in New Orleans, where he was an editor of the Loyola Law Review. He has been practicing at Onebane Law Firm since 2006 and has achieved the high honor of being recognized as a Super Lawyer Rising Star in the field of Family Law in 2011-2018. 

James primarily focuses on Family Law, which includes contested and uncontested divorces and all related proceedings, including custody/visitation, child support, spousal support, and community property settlements and partitions. In addition to Family Law, he also practices in the areas of Employment Law and Workers’ Compensation and Insurers Defense.

Outside of work, he enjoys playing golf and spending quality time with his wife, Caroline, and their dog, Beau. He and Caroline are huge ULL fans.

James D. Bayard

James D. Bayard

Email: bayardj@onebane.com
Download VCard

Areas of Practice:

Bar Admissions:

  • Louisiana
  • Louisiana Supreme Court
  • U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Courts: Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana

Education:

  • Loyola University School of Law,
    New Orleans, Louisiana, J.D., 2006
  • Loyola Law Review,
    Editor, 2005-2006
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, B.A., 2002

Associations and Memberships:

  • Lafayette Parish Bar Association
  • Lafayette Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Louisiana Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association

Awards and Honors:

  • LVL Outstanding Attorney Award 2007 and 2008

James D. Bayard was born and raised in Lafayette and received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 2002. In 2006, he earned his Juris Doctor from Loyola University School of Law in New Orleans, where he was an editor of the Loyola Law Review. He has been practicing at Onebane Law Firm since 2006 and has achieved the high honor of being recognized as a Super Lawyer Rising Star in the field of Family Law in 2011-2018. 

James primarily focuses on Family Law, which includes contested and uncontested divorces and all related proceedings, including custody/visitation, child support, spousal support, and community property settlements and partitions. In addition to Family Law, he also practices in the areas of Employment Law and Workers’ Compensation and Insurers Defense.

Outside of work, he enjoys playing golf and spending quality time with his wife, Caroline, and their dog, Beau. He and Caroline are huge ULL fans.