- Jul 052022
Barrasso Usdin attorney Chloé M. Chetta has been selected for the New Orleans CityBusiness Leadership in Law Class of 2022.
- Jun 152022
Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver is pleased to welcome Robert A. Waldrup to the firm as a new associate.
- Jun 012022
We are pleased to announce that Barrasso Usdin has been named by Chambers USA as a top tier firm in Louisiana for commercial litigation for the nineteenth year in a row. The firm has also been ranked in the top tier for Insurance and Securities Litigation.
- Apr 192022
The firm is a proud sponsor of the "Together for Ukraine" fundraiser, being held at the New Orleans JCC on Monday, April 25th.
- Apr 182022Partner David Landever to Lead Panel Discussion for IADC's Diversity and Inclusion Committee's Active Ally Series
On Thursday, April 21st, the IADC's Diversity and Inclusion Committee will be hosting a virtual panel discussion titled "Becoming an Active Ally with a Focus on Allyship with Colleagues with Disabilities: How to Get Involved, Stay Involved, and Educate Others About Racial and Social Injustice."
- Apr 112022
On Saturday, April 9th, a team of Barrasso attorneys participated in the New Orleans Bar Association's Annual Bar and Grille Cooking Competition.
- Mar 252022
Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C. was named Louisiana Litigation Firm of the Year at the Benchmark US Annual Awards dinner held on March 24, 2022, in New York. This is the 8th time in 10 years the firm has won this award.
- Feb 222022
Partner Kyle Siegel will be presenting at the New Orleans Chamber of Commerce Women’s Leadership Conference on Friday, March 18th.
- Feb 222022
We are pleased to announce that founding member, Judy Barrasso, has been recognized in the 2022 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America guide. The Lawdragon 500 is viewed as one of the most elite guides for the legal industry.
- Jan 102022
Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver is pleased to announce the promotion of two associates. The firm welcomes Robert. J. Dressel and Shaun P. McFall as partners of the firm.
- Dec 292021
Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C. is proud to announce that thirteen attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2022 edition of Louisiana Super Lawyers. Nine attorneys were named to "Louisiana Super Lawyers" and four were named to "Louisiana Rising Stars."
- Dec 292021
In support of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and its New Orleans chapter, NAMI New Orleans, the firm has become a proud sponsor of NAMI New Orleans’ biggest fundraiser of the year: NAMIWalks. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, January 8, 2022 at Louis Armstrong Park.
- Dec 202021
On Tuesday, December 21st, Stephen R. Klaffky and Shaun P. Mcfall will present on "Tamper Tantrum: When Preparing a Witness to Testify, Is Anything Off-Limits?" They will be discussing the ethical rules, case law, and opposing views relating to witness preparation tactics.
- Dec 072021
The firm is proud to announce that Shaun P. McFall was recently selected for New Orleans CityBusiness "Ones to Watch: Law." Shaun's practice focuses on complex litigation matters. His experience includes antitrust actions, bankruptcy litigation, class actions, complex commercial disputes, products liability, securities litigation and toxic tort matters.
- Nov 042021
We are proud to announce that the firm has been ranked as a “Best Law Firm” in the 2022 edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”.
- Nov 012021
Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver is pleased to welcome Alexandra L. Gjertson to the firm as a new associate.
- Nov 012021
We are pleased to announce that 5 Partners were named to New Orleans Magazine's 2021 Top Lawyers list: Judy Barrasso, Craig Isenberg, John W. Joyce, Stephen H. Kupperman, and Richard E. Sarver.
- Oct 202021
We are pleased to announce that Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C. has been recognized in the 2022 edition of Benchmark Litigation as a “highly recommended” firm in Louisiana.
- Aug 242021
The firm is pleased to announce that Judy Barrasso has been selected for inclusion in Benchmark’s Top 250 Women in Litigation for 2021. Judy is one of only three women recognized in the State of Louisiana.
- Aug 192021
The firm is pleased to announce that 22 attorneys have been recognized by Best Lawyers®. 13 attorneys were selected for inclusion in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® and 9 for Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch.
- Jul 302021
We are proud to announce that 10 of our partners were selected for the inaugural Inside New Orleans 2021 Readers’ Favorite Elite Lawyers.
- Jul 222021
The firm is pleased to announce that Christine Calogero and Kyle Siegel have been named among Benchmark Litigation’s 2021 “40 & Under Hot List.”
- Jul 222021
We're proud to announce our first location in Ohio. The new location comes in response to client demand in the Midwest and from across the country.
- May 212021
We are pleased to announce that Barrasso Usdin has been named by Chambers USA as a top tier firm in Louisiana for commercial litigation for the eighteenth year in a row.
- May 122021
The firm is proud to announce that Chloé M. Chetta was recently selected for New Orleans CityBusiness "Ones to Watch: Law." Chloé's practice focuses on complex and commercial litigation, covering a variety of substantive topics, including toxic tort/environmental law, securities and financial industry litigation, employment law, constitutional law, and insurance coverage and bad faith.
- Mar 182021
We are proud to announce that Richard Sarver has been inducted into the 2021 Lawdragon 500 Hall of Fame. According to Lawdragon, the exclusive list includes lawyers who “are among the most acclaimed of their generation, having led America’s signature law firms to unprecedented heights, achieved civil rights advances and changed our world for the better.”
- Feb 192021
On February 23, 2021, Chloé Chetta will serve as a panelist for a CLE hosted by the New Orleans Chapter of the Federal Bar Association.
- Feb 052021
We are proud to announce that John W. Joyce has been elected a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation. The Fellows comprise a global honorary society of attorneys, judges, law faculty, and legal scholars whose public and private careers have demonstrated outstanding dedication to the highest principles of the legal profession and to the welfare of their communities.
- Jan 272021
We are pleased to announce that founding members, Judy Barrasso and Richard E. Sarver, have been recognized in the 2021 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America guide. The Lawdragon 500 is viewed as one of the most elite guides for the legal industry.
- Jan 262021Judy Barrasso Presented on the American Law Institute's Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance
On Thursday, January 21, 2021, Judy Barrasso presented on "ALI Restatement of the Law, Liability Insurance" for a regional symposium organized by American Property Casualty Insurance Association (APCIA) and National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC).