Barrasso Usdin Ranked in Top Tier for Commercial Litigation by Chambers USA
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. In the 2017 edition, Chambers USA describes the firm as a “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.”
For the firm's strengths, Chambers USA included the following:
- "Market commentators agree this 'top-notch litigation firm' has 'excellent attorneys' who are 'always respectful, even when in a difficult situation.'"
Practice Area where firm was ranked in Band 1 of leading firms in Louisiana:
In addition to the Firm’s ranking, all six founding members were ranked as top litigators in the State of Louisiana:
- Judy Barrasso – General Commercial Litigation
- George C. Freeman, III – Securities Litigation
- Stephen H. Kupperman – General Commercial Litigation and Securities Litigation
- H. Minor Pipes, III – General Commercial Litigation
- Richard E. Sarver – General Commercial Litigation
- Steven W. Usdin – General Commercial Litigation
In addition to state recognition, Richard E. Sarver was also listed as a Recognized Practitioner for Product Liability & Mass Torts on a nationwide level.
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. Click here to be redirected to the Chambers USA rankings.
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.