LOUISIANA NURSING HOME AND MEDICAL MALPRACTICE ATTORNEYS
Our law firm has been dedicated to representing victims of medical malpractice and nursing home abuse for over 25 years. We have the resources, experts, finances, and dedication required for successful representation of your claims. Our staff includes experienced paralegals and attorneys, a full-time nurse, and contracted medical experts to provide the experience and knowledge necessary for prosecution of those who have caused harm to you or your loved ones. Please see our biographies below for more information about the team.
Georgia P. “Gia” Kosmitis
Gia Kosmitis was born in Shreveport, Louisiana and graduated from C.E. Byrd High School in 1982. She attended LSU A&M where she obtained a bachelors of science in 1985 and graduated from the Paul M. Hebert LSU Law Center with a Juris Doctorate in 1988. She is licensed to practice law in both Louisiana and Texas. Gia Kosmitis has represented victims of medical malpractice, nursing home negligence and abuse, and personal injury claims for over 30 years.
Shelly Hebert, RN CRRN LNCC, is a forensic nurse examiner who has worked with the Law Offices of Gia Kosmitis since 1999. Shelly is dedicated to ensuring the harmony between the integrity of the healthcare profession and the justice system.
Shelley Bonney is a Legal Assistant who has been working in the field for the past 24 years. She joined the Law Offices of Gia Kosmitis in 2000 and has been an undeniable asset to the team ever since. In addition to her work as a legal assistant, Shelley is also a Notary Public. Always focused on achieving the best possible outcome for everyone, Shelley enjoys working with the myriad clients and families associated with the practice.
In her spare time, Shelley is a family-oriented wife and mother who loves to cook, read, and to work on a variety of home improvement projects with her husband and children.
Jenny Day is the firm’s legal administrator and has been with the Law Offices of Gia Kosmitis since 2014. She has a Bachelor of Science degree from LSUS in Criminal Justice. Jenny is generally the first point of contact at the firm and works with clients to assess needs and coordinates many day-to-day activities for the firm. Jenny is a huge asset to the firm and handles many operational duties for the practice and for client communications. In her spare time, Jenny is an avid traveler and enjoys spending her time with her husband and dog.
Dori Harville is the Medical Records Clerk and has been with the firm since 2015. Dori works closely with the Legal Nurse consultant to gather and review our clients’ medical records. Dori is a wife and mother of two children.
Sarah Scholten is the file clerk and runner. Her role at the Law Offices of Gia Kosmitis is to support the team with various duties and responsibilities, as well as the assistance to clients in their matters with the firm. She was born and raised in Shreveport and knows the area well. As a local to the community, Sarah graduated from LSUS with a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts after graduating from Caddo Magnet High School in 2012. Sarah is an advocate for the environment and leads efforts for progressive recycling and responsible waste management. In her spare time she enjoys drawing, reading, and playing her ukulele.
A Team You Can Trust.
If you suspect that you or a family member has been the victim of medical malpractice in Louisiana, contact attorney Gia Kosmitis at the Law Offices of Gia Kosmitis APLC—a Louisiana medical malpractice law firm—today. The firm represents clients in all parts of Louisiana, Texas, and adjoining states, including, but not limited to: Shreveport-Bossier, Ruston, Minden, Homer, Alexandria, Monroe, Bastrop, Lafayette, Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Denham Springs, Oakdale, Tallulah, Rayville, Mansfield, Many, Natchitoches, Springhill, Ville Platte, Covington, and Hammond, in addition to all Louisiana Parishes: Acadia, Allen, Ascension, Assumption, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Calcasieu, Caldwell, Cameron, Catahoula, Claiborne, Concordia, DeSoto, East Baton Rouge, East Carroll, East Feliciana, Franklin, Grant, Iberia, Iberville, Jackson, Jefferson Davis, Jefferson, Lafayette, Lafourche, LaSalle, Lincoln, Livingston, Madison, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Orleans, Ouachita, Plaquemines, Pointe Coupee, Rapides, Red River, Richland, Sabine, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. Helena, St. James, St. John, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Mary, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Tensas, Terrebonne, Union, Vermilion, Vernon, Washington, Webster, West Baton Rouge, West Carroll, West Feliciana, and Winn Parishes. Call 318-865-9800 or submit an online email directly to us now.