Jerry graduated from San Diego State University in 1993 where he majored in history and minored in English. He studied law at the Tulane University School of Law, graduating in 1996. Jerry was admitted to practice in Louisiana in 1997. His practice primarily focuses on environmental litigation including oil field Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (“NORM”) personal injury, maritime personal injury, trucking and auto accidents. While at San Diego State, Jerry played for the SDSU Aztec Rugby Football Club. At Tulane, he played for the Tulane Grad Students Rugby Football Club and the New Orleans Rugby Football Club. He is now a coach for the rugby team at Lake Area New Tech Early College High School in New Orleans. Jerry and his wife Angela live in New Orleans with their two daughters, Emma and Bianca.