Derek E. Elsey

Attorney At Law

(225) 913-8572 | phone
(225)-930-8573 | fax



Derek E. Elsey, is a native of Zachary, Louisiana. He attended Louisiana State University, whereby he received a Bachelor’s Degree in the field of Political Science in 2011. Throughout his matriculation, he gained extensive experience in the field of Accounting, while employed at several leading companies within the Baton Rouge area. After graduating from the Southern University Law Center, Mr. Elsey was admitted to the bar in 2016. Since then, Mr. Elsey has engaged in an active litigation practice in the areas of: General Civil Litigation/ Trial Litigation,Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury and Estate Planning.


  • Bachelor's Degree Political Science Louisiana State University 2011

  • Southern University Law Center 2015

Affiliations & Honors

Baton Rouge Bar Association 

National Bar Association

Louis Martinet Legal Society of Baton Rouge

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury

  • Automobile and 18-Wheeler Accidents

  • Wrongful Death Litigation

  • Slip and Falls and/or Trip and Fall Accidents

  • Employment and Workplace Discrimination

  • Medical Malpractice Litigation

  • Jail Abuse,  Jail Neglect and/or Inmate Death Litigation

  • Product Liability

  • Real Estate Transactions

  • Successions 

  • Toxic Tort

  • Insurance Litigation

  • Construction Litigation

  • Commercial Litigation 

  • Civil Rights Litigation

The Johnson Law Group

4880 Bluebonnet Blvd. Suite A
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Phone: (225)-717-7070
Fax: (225)-930-8573