Chambers USA Ranks Barrasso Usdin as Top Tier for Commercial Litigation

June 13, 2012

Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver has been named by Chambers USA as top tier among commercial litigation firms in Louisiana. The Firm has earned this distinction every year since 2004. In the 2012 edition, Chambers USA refers to the Firm as a “leading local boutique” that “frequently represents parties in high value cases in the state and regionally” and “maintains a top-notch reputation for securities litigation.” In addition to the Firm’s ranking, all five founding members are ranked as top litigators in the state. Judy Barrasso and Richard Sarver are ranked in Band 1, and Stephen H. Kupperman and Steven Usdin are ranked in Band 2 of leading lawyers in General Commercial Litigation. George C. Freeman, III is ranked in Band 1 of leading lawyers in Securities Litigation. Each year, Chambers USA produces a guide ranking leading law firms and lawyers across a wide range of practice areas. It conducts both in-depth research consisting of thousands of interviews, and an evaluation focusing on qualities generally desired in attorneys and law firms, including technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, and commitment. Click here to be redirected to the Chambers USA rankings. Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C. has offices in New Orleans and Lake Charles, Louisiana, with more than 30 attorneys. The Firm has experience litigating complex civil cases throughout the country, including all types of commercial disputes, class actions, environmental cases, intellectual property cases, insurance bad faith and coverage cases, and securities arbitrations, litigation, and regulatory matters.