Jason Matthew Welborn

Jason Matthew Welborn

Lafayette, Louisiana
Jason M. Welborn is a lifelong resident of Louisiana and the proud father of 3 children. He practices exclusively in the area of personal injury and has dedicated his career to helping persons injured as a result of an accident. Over the past 13 years, he has helped hundreds of injured persons fight for their legal right to receive compensation for their injuries. He prides himself on personal service, aggressive representation and professional advocacy. His dedication to injured Louisiana residents has earned him lifetime recognition by the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and a Preeminent AV rating by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating in Legal Ability and Ethical Standards an attorney can obtain. During the course of his practice, he has successful handled many complex multiparty cases including Helicopter Crashes, 18-wheeler Accidents, Jones Act Claims, Auto Accidents, Airboat Accidents, Oil Well Blowouts, Brain Injuries and various Offshore Accidents. His personal goal is to ensure that each client gets his personal attention to receive justice from the at fault parties.

Areas of Practice

  • Maritime Law
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Admiralty Law
  • Long Shore Claims
  • Wrongful Death
  • Workers' Compensation Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Offshore Injuries
  • Jones Act
  • Maritime Personal Injury
  • Diving Accidents
  • Airboat Accidents
  • Tugboat Accidents
  • Well Blowouts
  • Auto Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • 18-Wheeler Accidents
  • Aviation Accidents
  • Helicopter Crashes

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 1999
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1999


  • Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1999
  • University of Central Florida
    • B.A. - 1993

Honors and Awards

  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 2010 - 2014
  • Acadiana Profile Top Lawyers-Maritime, 2011 - 2014
  • The Legal Network- Top Lawyers in Louisiana, 2013 - 2014
  • Martindale-Hubbell- Preeminent AV Rating, 2011 - 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, 1999 - Present
  • Lafayette Parish Bar Association, 1999 - Present
  • Lifetime member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Louisiana Association for Justice, 2005 - Present
  • American Association for Justice, 2010 - 2014