Whitney Antoine Selected to Join ABA Young Lawyer Leadership Program

July 20, 2022

Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C. is pleased to announce that Whitney M. Antoine has been selected for the ABA Litigation Section 2022-2024 Young Lawyer Leadership Program (YLLP).  Only four attorneys are selected each year.  The participants are paired with experienced leaders as their mentors and are given the opportunity to work in leadership roles and participate in committee activities.  

Picture - Whitney AntoineWhitney M. Antoine practices in the areas of commercial litigation and insurance coverage and bad faith.

Before joining the firm, Whitney served as law clerk to the Honorable Ivan L.R. Lemelle of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana. Whitney also served as an extern for Magistrate Judge Erin Wilder-Doomes in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana.

Whitney received her Juris Doctor magna cum laude from Southern University Law Center and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Louisiana State University.  While in law school, Whitney served as senior editor for the Journal of Race, Gender, & Poverty and chairman of the Moot Court Board.  She was also a teaching assistant to Chancellor John Pierre and a research assistant for Professor Nadia Nedzel, focusing primarily on Louisiana obligations.

About Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C.
Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver is a boutique litigation firm based in New Orleans. 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.