Roshawn Husband Donahue

Roshawn Husband Donahue

New Orleans, Louisiana

Roshawn Donahue is a native of Louisiana having grown up in New Orleans, Louisiana. She graduated from Louisiana State University in 2003 with a Bachelor's of Science. In 2006, Ms. Donahue graduated, cum laude, from Southern University Law Center in Baton Rouge, La.

Since 2008, Ms. Donahue has devoted her legal career to helping and protecting the interests of those harmed by exposure to asbestos. She has gained invaluable experience litigating cases involving victims diagnosed with mesothelioma and lung cancer.

Ms. Donahue is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, the Louisiana Association for Justice, and the American Association for Justice.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Asbestos Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 2007
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 2007


  • Southern University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D. cum laude - 2006
  • Louisiana State University
    • B.S. - 2003
    • Major: Marketing


  • Presenter, Avoiding Deposition Pitfalls, Louisiana Association for Justice, 2015 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • Vice President, Women in Law, 2001 - 2003
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star Award, 2016 - 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana Association for Justice, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Board of Governor, Member
  • American Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association