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New oil spill claims administrator meets with lawmakers

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BATON ROUGE - The new court appointed claims administrator for the BP oil spill made a stop at the State Capitol today.

Pat Juneau of Lafayette replaced Kenneth Feinberg earlier this year.  Today, he highlighted the work being done at more than a dozen claims centers, including one in Hammond with 400 full time employees.

Juneau says BP estimates claims payments will total about $ 7 billion dollars, but there is no set cap.  He says anyone with questions should file a claim and see if meet predetermined parameters.

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