Attorney Gino Forte

Call 504-376-1351

Friendly advice, diligence, and personal attention

​Conveniently located at 401 Whitney Ave, Suite 500, Gretna, Louisiana.  This office building is across from Oakwood Mall and just off the Westbank Expressway.  

Divorce & Custody

  • Filing of Petitions for Divorce
  • Child Custody and Support Agreements
  • Court appearances


  • Court process to probate a will to determine how a deceased person's estate is distributed.
  • Court process to distribute assets for those without will under the Louisiana rules of intestacy.  
  • Allows "clear title" to pass in the event decedent's house or other real estate needs to be sold.


  • ​Preparation of wills to determine distribution of assets at death

Insurance Claim Disputes

  • Claims for property damage due to flood, wind, fire, hail or other water damage
  • Claims for bodily injury under your Uninsured Motorist (UM) coverage
  • Claims for health insurance and disability benefits that have been wrongfully denied or delayed.

​Gaming Law and Licensing

  • License of video poker devices at bars, restaurants, hotels, motels, and truck stops
  • Formation of legal entities to own and operate video poker machines, as well as lease agreements


  • Defects in design, workmanship, or materials used in your residential or commercial building
  • General contractor or subcontractor failure to meet terms of agreement

Personal Injury

  • Automobile accidents
  • Boating and other accidents which have occurred over water


  • Demand letters and suits for collection of unpaid debts between businesses and/or consumer

Notary Public