Barrasso and Coco-Ewing Named to Benchmark Litigation's Top 250 Women in Litigation

August 5, 2020

Barrasso Usdin is pleased to announce that Judy Barrasso and Celeste Coco-Ewing have been selected for inclusion in Benchmark Litigation's Top 250 Women in Litigation for 2020.  According to Benchmark, the women selected for the publication "have earned their place amongst the leading female litigators by participating in some of the most impactful litigation matters in recent history as well as by earning the hard-won respect of their peers and clients."  

Judy Barrasso's practice focuses on commercial litigation, and includes complex commercial litigation matters and class actions involving insurance coverage and bad faith, director and officer liability, securities fraud, and commercial contracts.  According to Chambers USA, Judy “has a reputation as a formidable trial lawyer,” “stands ‘head and shoulders above much of the competition,’ and is “considered one of the state’s finest litigators.”

Celeste Coco-Ewing's practice focuses on complex litigation, with a special emphasis on product liability and toxic tort cases.  She has defended several large manufacturers in multi-week trials in state and federal courts across the country.  She has represented clients across a variety of industries, including medical device, pharmaceuticals, 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.

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.