Partner Minor Pipes Elected as a Fellow of the International Society of Barristers

March 20, 2017

H. Minor Pipes, III, a Founding Member of Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C., has been elected a Fellow of the International Society of Barristers.

The International Society of Barristers, founded in 1965, is dedicated to preserving trial by jury, the adversary system and an independent judiciary.  Membership is by invitation only, and all candidates go through a rigorous screening process before being selected as a Fellow.

H. Minor Pipes, III is a founding member of the firm. He provides counsel in insurance coverage and bad faith litigation, construction law, general litigation, corporate litigation, and class actions. Since being admitted to the Bar, Minor has tried numerous cases to decision, in both state and federal courts. Minor was the lead negotiator for the defendants in the Global Settlement of a national class action involving eight hundred settling defendants – the matter ofIn re: Chinese Manufactured Drywall Products Liability Litigation(E.D. La. MDL No. 2047).

Minor has been recognized among the top 50 lawyers in the State of Louisiana by Louisiana Super Lawyers. He also has been recognized as a top lawyer by New Orleans Magazine, a leading lawyer in the city by Best Lawyers and New Orleans CityBusiness, and a “Litigation Star” by Benchmark Litigation

Minor is Immediate Past President of the Louisiana Bar Foundation, Treasurer of the Louisiana State Bar Association, and a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association's Nominating Committee. Minor was selected as a member of the inaugural class of Leadership LSBA, working with leadership of the Louisiana State Bar Association on numerous projects to improve the legal profession. Minor currently serves as Co-Chair of the Louisiana State Bar Association Summer School Committee. His community involvement includes working with Trinity Episcopal School and numerous non-profits in the area.

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.