Jamie L. Berger Named to CityBusiness’ Leadership in Law Class of 2015

January 12, 2015

Barrasso Usdin partner Jamie L. Berger has been selected for the New Orleans CityBusiness Leadership in Law Class of 2015. CityBusiness’Leadership in Law designation is awarded to only fifty legal professionals each year. The Leaders are nominated by their peers and then selected based on their professional and community involvement. The Leadership in Law Class of 2015 will be honored at a cocktail reception on March 23rd at The New Orleans Museum of Art and in a special insert in the March 20th issue of New Orleans CityBusiness

Jamie L. Berger 
Jamie L. Berger is a member of the firm, and serves as the firm’s hiring partner. She practices in all aspects of complex litigation. Jamie has litigated, arbitrated, and advised clients in a variety of areas, including securities, corporate governance, contract disputes, and government and regulatory investigations. Her clients come from a range of industries, including finance, banking, brokerage, energy, communications, transportation, entertainment, and real estate. Jamie has been recognized as a “Rising Star” by Louisiana Super Lawyers. 

Jamie received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania and her Juris Doctor from Tulane University Law School, where she served as a chairperson of the Tulane Moot Court Board, was a regional winner and national finalist on the Moot Court trial team, and graduated with Order of Barristers distinction. She is licensed in both Louisiana and New York and is admitted to practice before all of the federal District Courts of Louisiana, the Eastern and Western District Courts of New York, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court. 

In addition to Jamie, the Firm has eight other partners who are past recipients of the award – Judy Barrasso (Class of 2005), Stephen H. Kupperman (Class of 2007), Steven W. Usdin (Class of 2007), Celeste Coco-Ewing (Class of 2010), George C. Freeman, III (Class of 2012), H. Minor Pipes III (Class of 2012), Craig Isenberg (Class of 2013), and Andrea Mahady Price (Class of 2014). 

About Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C. 
Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C. is a litigation law firm located in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Firm has experience litigating complex civil cases throughout the country, including all types of commercial disputes, class actions, environmental cases, product liability and toxic tort cases, intellectual property cases, insurance bad faith and coverage cases, and securities arbitrations, litigation, and regulatory matters.