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Partner Celeste Coco-Ewing Invited to Join the International Association of Defense Counsel

September 20, 2017

We are pleased to announce that Partner Celeste Coco-Ewing has been invited to join the International Association of Defense Counsel ("IADC.")  The IADC has served a 2,500 member, invitation-only group of corporate and insurance defense attorneys and insurance executives since 1920.  All nominated attorneys receive a thorough peer review and only "the best and the brightest" are invited to join. 

Celeste Coco-Ewing has defended a number of large manufacturers in multi-week trials in state and federal courts across the country.  Her practice focuses on complex litigation, with a special emphasis on product liability and toxic tort cases.  She has represented clients across a variety of industries, including medical device, pharmaceuticals, industrials, manufacturing, oil and gas, insurance, and consumer products. Her trial work contributed to 8 defense verdicts in jury trials in federal multidistrict litigation and state-court, consolidated proceedings. 

Celeste has been recognized by Best Lawyers in the fields of Environmental Litigation and Mass Tort Litigation, by Louisiana Super Lawyers as one of the top 25 women lawyers in the State of Louisiana, by Law360 as a Legal Lion, by New Orleans Magazine as a Top Lawyer, and by Benchmark Litigation as a Future Star. 

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.