- May 302017
We are pleased to announce that Barrasso Usdin has been named by Chambers USA as a top tier firm in Louisiana for commercial litigation for the fourteenth year in a row.
- May 052017
Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C. is pleased to announce that Founding Member Judy Barrasso has been named to the 2017 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America list.
- May 052017Richard E. Sarver and Celeste Coco-Ewing named as Law360 Legal Lions for win in first bellwether trial
On May 4, 2017, Law360 selected partners Richard E. Sarver and Celeste Coco-Ewing, along with their co-counsel, as Legal Lions for securing a complete defense verdict in defense of Janssen Pharmaceutical’s Xarelto.
- Mar 242017
Judy Barrasso was inducted today as President of the International Society of Barristers.
- Mar 202017
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.
- Feb 172017
The firm is proud to announce that Catherine Fornias Giarrusso was recently selected for New Orleans CityBusiness' "Ones to Watch: Law Firms".
- Feb 152017
Barrasso Usdin Partner John W. Joyce has been invited to join the Litigation Counsel of America (LCA) as a Fellow.
- Jan 062017
Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C. is proud to announce that seventeen attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of Louisiana Super Lawyer
- Dec 062016
Stephen H. Kupperman was awarded the Judah Touro Society Award on November 5th at the annual Touro Infirmary Foundation Gala.
- Nov 282016
Three Barrasso Usdin attorneys will be presenting at the New Orleans Bar Association's Procrastinator's Program in December.
- Nov 182016
Kimberly Silas will be presenting on the ABCs and 123s of Depositions in State and Federal Court on Monday, November 21st.
- Nov 182016
The New Orleans Business Alliance recently feature attorney Joshua Cox in their #WhyNOLA Campaign. Watch the video clip to learn why Josh thinks New Orleans is a great city.
- Nov 142016
Partner Stephen Miles will be presenting at the New Orleans Bar Association's Ethics and Professionalism CLE.
- Nov 032016
On Tuesday, December 13, 2016, H. Minor Pipes, III, a Founding Member of Barrasso Usdin, will be presenting at the Louisiana State Bar Association's Trial Practice Seminar.
- Nov 012016
Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C. has been ranked as a “Best Law Firm” in the 2017 edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”.
- Oct 262016
Kristin L. Beckman, a partner in the firm, served as a speaker for the National Business Institute's Seminar on Insurance Bad Faith "Set-Up" In Louisiana on October 25, 2016 in Baton Rouge, LA.
- Sep 072016
On September 22, 2016, Partner Craig Isenberg will present on “Recent Trends in Louisiana Chemical Exposure Cases,” at an Environmental Law CLE hosted by the Federal Bar Association.
- Sep 012016
On September 12, 2016, Partner Kristin Beckman will be presenting at the Louisiana State Bar Association's Insurance Brokers and Beyond Seminar, being held at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel.
- Sep 012016
Stephen H. Kupperman has been asked by the University of Zurich, Europa Institute, to teach a course to practicing European attorneys.
- Aug 182016
Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver is pleased to announce that Partner Celeste Coco-Ewing has been named to CityBusiness’ Women of the Year list for 2016.
- Aug 152016
Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver is pleased to announce that Judy Barrasso, George C. Freeman, III, John W. Joyce, Stephen H. Kupperman, H. Minor Pipes III, Andrea Mahady Price, Thomas A. Roberts, Richard E. Sarver, and Steven W. Usdin have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
- Aug 082016
The firm is pleased to announce that 6 of our partners have been named to Benchmark Litigation's inaugural "Under 40 Hot List."
- Jul 192016Kimberly Silas Chosen as a Finalist for the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel's Frank L. Maraist Award
The firm is proud to announce that Kimberly Silas has been chosen as a finalist for the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel's Frank L. Maraist Award. To be considered for this award, the attorney must demonstrate professional excellence, service to the profession and the bar, and commitment to community service work, among other things.
- Jul 072016
Barrasso Usdin is pleased to announce that founding member Judy Barrasso has been selected for inclusion in Benchmark’s Top 250 Women in Litigation for 2016. Judy is one of only four women recognized in the State of Louisiana.
- Jun 232016
The firm is pleased to announce that partner George C. Freeman, III has been named to the Young Leadership Council’s 2016 Role Model Class.
- Jun 102016
The firm is proud to announce that David N. Luder was recently selected for New Orleans CityBusiness' "Ones to Watch: Law Firms".
- May 272016
Chambers USA described the firm as: “Dominant litigation boutique that fields an elite team able to handle a broad range of disputes, including insurance, product liability and securities cases. Also offers significant financial regulatory expertise, including defending against enforcement proceedings.”
- May 122016
Prior to joining the firm, Chrissy served as a law clerk to the Honorable Stephen A. Higginson of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and as a law clerk to the Honorable Eldon E. Fallon of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.
- May 122016
Diana's practice focuses on commercial litigation, and insurance coverage and bad faith.
- Apr 182016
On Sunday, April 17, 2016, Barrasso Usdin participated in the 14th annual New Orleans Bar & Grille law firm cooking competition organized by the Young Lawyers Section of the New Orleans Bar Association.
- Mar 142016
Stephen H. Kupperman, a Founding Member of Barrasso Usdin, served as a panelist at the New Orleans Bar Association's Bench Bar Conference held March 10th - 12th in Point Clear, Alabama.
- Mar 072016
Barrasso Usdin partner Kristin L. Beckman has been selected for the New Orleans CityBusiness Leadership in Law Class of 2016.