Chambers USA 2013 Ranks Barrasso Usdin as Top Tier for Commercial Litigation

May 24, 2013

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 2013 edition, Chambers USA noted “This consistently excellent boutique fields a number of state-leading litigators, and is well equipped to handle the largest and most complicated litigation cases in the state and throughout the region. Sources say: ‘They are experienced and extremely capable litigators.’” In addition to the Firm’s ranking, all five founding members are ranked as top litigators in the state.

Chambers USA produces an annual guide ranking leading law firms and lawyers across a wide range of practice areas. According to its website, Chambers selects attorneys based on thousands of interviews and in-depth research and evaluations focusing on qualities generally desired in attorneys and law firms, including technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, and commitment. 

Practice Area where firm was ranked in Band 1 of leading firms in Louisiana:

  • Litigation: General Commercial Attorneys ranked in Band 1 of leading lawyers in Louisiana:
  • Judy Barrasso – Litigation: General Commercial
  • George C. Freeman, III – Securities Litigation
  • Richard E. Sarver – General Commercial Litigation

Attorneys ranked in Band 2 of leading lawyers in Louisiana:

  • Stephen H. Kupperman – General Commercial Litigation
  • Steven W. Usdin – General Commercial Litigation

Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C. is located in New Orleans, Louisiana and has 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.