George C. Freeman and H. Minor Pipes Named to CityBusiness’ Leadership in Law Class of 2012

January 9, 2012

Partners George C. Freeman, III and H. Minor Pipes III were named by New Orleans CityBusiness as Leaders in Law. 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 2012 will be honored at a reception on March 20th, and in a special insert in the March 23rd issue of CityBusiness. In addition to Mr. Freeman and Mr. Pipes, the Firm has five partners who are past recipients of the award – Judy Barrasso (Class of 2005), Stephen H. Kupperman (Class of 2007), Steven Usdin (Class of 2007), Celeste Coco-Ewing (Class of 2010), and Meredith Cunningham (Class of 2010). 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.