Louis Larres graduated from Brigham Young University in 1997 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Linguistics. He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2000. In 2001 Mr. Larres was admitted to the State Bar of California and is currently a member in good standing of the American Bar Association, the Fresno County Bar Association, and the J. Reuben Clark Law Society.
Mr. Larres has received numerous awards/honors from the Boy Scouts of America, including earning the rank of Eagle Scout. Shortly after the collapse of the Soviet Union, Mr. Larres served in the Republic of Estonia as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He speaks Estonian and some Russian.
Mr. Larres’ primary area of practice is workers’ compensation. He served as the Managing Attorney of the Fresno Office from 2007 through 2017, and has been a Senior Partner since 2011. He also heads the firm’s appellate division. He has experience in all aspects of appellate practice from petitions to reconsideration and removal to petitions for review before the Supreme Court. He also has had numerous published and unpublished appellate decisions.