Mr. Cole is a partner with Thomas, Soileau, Jackson, Baker & Cole, L.L.P..  He dedicates the entirety of his practice to litigation, with a focus on workers’ compensation law.  In law school, Mr. Cole argued for Loyola University New Orleans College of Law’s Moot Court team, placing second in the National Law and Economics tournament in Washington, D.C.  He later served on the executive board of the college’s Moot Court program.  Mr. Cole is a seasoned litigator who is consistently recognized as a “top attorney” in Shreveport & Bossier City, Louisiana, and serves as a co-chairman of the Shreveport Bar Association’s workers’ compensation subsection.   Mr. Cole is AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell, the premier attorney ranking service.


  • Centenary College of Louisiana

    • B.A., 2006

  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law

    • J.D., 2009

Bar Admissions:

  • Louisiana, 2009

Admitted to Practice:

  • All Louisiana State Courts

  • Louisiana Supreme Court

  • Federal Courts

    • Western District of Louisiana

    • U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

Professional Memberships:

  • Shreveport Bar Association

  • Louisiana State Bar Association

  • Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel

Areas of Practice:

  • Workers' Compensation Law

  • Insurance Defense Law

  • Personal Injury

  • Premises Liability Law

  • Products Liability Law

  • Automobile Liability Law

  • Mental Health Law

  • Medical Malpractice Law