Swift & Rhoades, LLP

John Goulding Swift, a native of Lake Charles and graduate of LSU, moved to Lafayette in 1981 after receiving a Juris Doctorate from the LSU Law Center and serving as a law clerk for U. S. District Judge Edwin Hunter in Lake Charles.  He and his partner formed Swift & Rhoades, LLP in 2001 where John focuses on civil litigation in Southwest Louisiana representing individuals as well as retailers, the City of Lafayette, oil field businesses, automobile dealerships, churches and other concerns.