Jonathan Edward Ley

Jonathan Edward Ley

Associate Attorney
Gretna, Louisiana
Jonathan E. Ley is a distinguished combat veteran, having served as an Officer in the United States Army and Army National Guard for more than thirteen years. Mr. Ley received a baccalaureate in Policy Analysis and Management from Cornell University, where he also earned an ROTC scholarship and an Officer's commission in the Army National Guard. Mr. Ley went on to receive his Juris Doctorate from Tulane University Law School, where he also served as a student attorney in the Tulane Law School Juvenile Litigation Clinic.

Mr. Ley has been licensed to practice law in the State of Louisiana since 2012. In that time, Mr. Ley has practiced in the areas of sports law, toxic torts, class action litigation, personal injury, and medical malpractice. Mr. Ley is a member of the New Orleans Bar Association and the Louisiana Association for Justice, and is licensed to practice in all Louisiana state courts, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, and before the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. Mr. Ley joined Morris Bart as an On Duty Attorney in 2016. He currently lives in New Orleans with his daughter, Sara.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2012


  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 2012
  • Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
    • B.S. - 2009
    • Major: Policy Analysis and Management

Past Employment Positions

  • Morris Bart, Attorney/Of Counsel, 2016 - 2017
  • Gauthier, Houghtaling & Williams, Associate Attorney, 2013 - 2016


  • English