Barrasso Usdin Welcomes Viviana Aldous and Lance W. Waters as Associates

February 6, 2019

Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver is pleased to welcome Viviana Aldous and Lance W. Waters to the firm as associates.

Viviana Aldous

Viviana Aldous practices in the areas of commercial litigation, appellate litigation, securities litigation, and insurance coverage and bad faith. 

Before joining the firm, Viviana was an Associate at Jenner & Block in Chicago.  Viviana previously served as a law clerk to the Honorable Jacques L. Wiener, Jr. of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and as a law clerk to the Honorable Susie Morgan of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.

Viviana received her Juris Doctor from the University of Chicago Law School.  In law school, she served as Editor-in-Chief of the University of Chicago Legal Forum.  Viviana received a Bachelor of Arts with highest honors in Plan II Honors and Philosophy from the University of Texas at Austin, where she was Editor-in-Chief of The Daily Texan.  Viviana is licensed to practice law in Illinois and is not currently licensed in Louisiana.

Lance W. Waters

Lance W. Waters practices in the areas of commercial litigation, securities litigation, and insurance coverage and bad faith litigation. 

Before joining the firm, Lance served as a law clerk to the Honorable Yvette Kane of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. 

Lance received his Juris Doctor magna cum laude from Tulane University Law School and his Bachelor of Arts summa cum laude from Tulane University.  While in law school, Lance served as a Managing Editor for the Tulane Law Review and as an extern to the Honorable Lance M. Africk of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana. 

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.