Kurt is a founding member of Offner, Scott & Inzina, APLC. Kurt is a leading authority and one of few attorneys throughout the country who practices Pawn Broker Law. And, recently, he and Dr. Wayne M. Babovich authored Louisiana Law of Pawn (Fourth Edition) and Federal Laws Affecting Pawnbrokers. Additionally, Kurt is currently involved in the BP litigation claims and represents the University of Louisiana System, The Southern University System and other private companies and local government claims.
Kurt also practices in other areas including mass torts, business litigation, personal injury, and workers' compensation. He previously was a trial attorney for The Hanover Insurance Group and one of the leading insurance defense firms in New Orleans, Johnson, Johnson, Barrios and Yacoubian. Kurt began his legal career as a prosecutor for the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office.
On a personal note, Kurt is a New Orleans native and graduate of Jesuit High School. He is married with two young boys, Christian and Evan. Kurt is a Cub Scout Den leader and currently involved in the St. Catherine of Siena Men’s Club.
Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law School - 2002
Louisiana State University, Bachelor of Arts - 1999
Jesuit High School - 1995
Louisiana State Bar Association
American Association for Justice
Louisiana State Courts (District and Appellate) –all district and 5th Circuit
Eastern District of Louisiana (Federal Court)
Western District of Louisiana (Federal Court)
U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals (Federal Court)
Jefferson Parish Bar Association
Jefferson Parish Chamber of Commerce
Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel (2005-2010)
Louisiana District Attorney’s Association (2002-2003)
Defense Research Institute (2010)
Louisiana Law of Pawn (Fourth Edition), Kurt A. Offner and Dr. Wayne M. Babovich
Federal Laws Affecting Pawnbrokers, Kurt A. Offner and Dr. Wayne M. Babovich