MORE THAN 50 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE Fighting For Asbestos Victims In Louisiana

Salvador I. Bivalacqua

New Orleans, LA


Sal Bivalacqua was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. After graduating in the top 5 percent of his class at the University of Southeastern Louisiana, Sal attended the Tulane University School of Law where he graduated in the top quarter of his class in 2000. While at Tulane, Sal studied nationally and internationally, with comparative studies in Greece and Australia in addition to earning a certificate in Environmental law. Since graduating, Sal has practiced general litigation in a variety of areas including Federal Tort Claims Act, Civil Rights, Medical Malpractice and Asbestos to name a few. Sal is licensed to practice in Louisiana where he was born and raised. In addition to working with the Pourciau Law Firm, Sal and Scott Galante own and operate the law firm of Galante & Bivalacqua.

Practice Areas:

  • General Litigation
  • Civil Rights
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Asbestos


  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 2000
    • Honors: Top Quarter
  • University of Southeastern Louisiana
    • B.A. - 1996
    • Honors: Top 5 %

Current Employment Positions:

  • Of Counsel

Bar Admissions:

  • Louisiana, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 2006
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 2001
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 2003