About the Firm

Firm Overview

Liska, Exnicios & Nungesser has been serving clients since 1959. Our firm began when Alvin J. Liska, former City Attorney for the City of New Orleans, joined his first assistant City Attorney Samuel R. Exnicios and Assistant City Attorney King F. Nungesser, Jr., in forming Liska, Exnicios and Nungesser.

That proud heritage is continued today by Samuel’s son, Val Patrick Exnicios and those working with him to serve our clients’ needs.


Val Patrick Exnicios, Esq.

Val received his undergraduate degree from the University of New Orleans in 1986 and his law degree from Loyola University School of Law in 1989. He is a member of the New Orleans Bar Association, the Louisiana Bar Association, and the Federal Bar Association. Like his father, founding partner Samuel R. Exnicios, he takes an active role in volunteering and is involved in several community organizations.

Max Tobias

Max joined Liska, Exnicios & Nungesser as "Of Counsel" in February 2017 following retirement after over 30 years as a Louisiana Judge on the 4th Circuit Court of Appeal and the Orleans Parish Civil District Court.  He received his B.A. and law degree from Tulane University in 1971.  He has served as a law clerk at the Supreme Court of Louisiana, a delegate to Louisiana's 1973 Constitutional Convention, and was an adjunct faculty member at Tulane University's Law School for over 20 years.  Max has lectured at CLE programs around the country, and is co-editor of the publication, Louisiana Civil Pretrial Procedure.  He has been active for his lifetime in promoting impartial treatment of all minorities and with various charities.  He is a member of the Louisiana, American, New Orleans, and various federal bar associations.

Don Paul Landry

Don Paul Landry joined Liska, Exnicios & Nungesser as "Of Counsel" in 2018.  Don specializes in personal injury and wrongful death in areas of medical malpractice, admiralty, maritime, and longshore, automobile accidents including hazardous roads.  Don also specializes in criminal defense, wills and successions, and governmental relations.  Don received his undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University and his law degree from Tulane University School of Law.  Don is a member of the Louisiana Bar Association, the New Orleans Bar Association, the St. Charles Parish Bar Association, the St. Thomas More Catholic Lawyers Association as well as various other federal bar associations.

Lacy Radcliff

Lacy Radcliff joined Liska, Exnicios & Nungesser as an Associate in 2019.  Radcliff focuses on personal injury, civil and complex/multi-district litigation.  She received her undergraduate degree from Southern Methodist University, and her Juris Doctor from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law.  Radcliff’s pro bono activities include her volunteer attorney work with the Pro Bono Project of New Orleans, and the Attorneys for Ella program with the Ella Project.  She is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, New Orleans Bar Association, Jefferson Bar Association, Louisiana Bar Foundation, and the American Bar Association.  Radcliff is licensed to practice before all Louisiana state courts and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.