Partner Chrissy Calogero Named to Benchmark's 40 & Under List

July 28, 2022

The firm is pleased to announce that Christine M. Calogero has been named to Benchmark Litigation’s 2022 “40 & Under” list. Benchmark conducted peer-review evaluations and examined case studies to identify the nation's top attorneys in their respective litigation communities, who are age 40 or younger.  Please click here to view the "40 & Under" list.

Picture - Christine M. CalogeroChristine M. Calogero

Chrissy is a member of the firm and serves as one of the firm’s hiring partners and head of the firm’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee. Her practice includes a wide range of complex civil litigation matters, including insurance coverage and bad faith, securities and financial industry litigation, commercial contract disputes, director and officer liability, and appellate litigation. Chrissy has represented clients across several states, from California to Florida, and her experience spans multiple state and federal courts, both trial and appellate, including the Louisiana Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the Supreme Court of the United States.  Chrissy also maintains an active pro bono practice, focusing on criminal and immigration-related matters.   

Before joining the firm, Chrissy served as a law clerk to the Honorable Stephen A. Higginson of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and as a law clerk to the Honorable Eldon E. Fallon of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.  Chrissy received her Juris Doctor from Harvard Law School and a Bachelor of Arts summa cum laude from University of Pennsylvania. 

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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.