University of Notre Dame, B.B.A., cum laude, 1993
Law School Attended:
Louisiana State University and A. and M. College, J.D., 1996
Year of First Admission:
1996, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana; 2010, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas; 1996, Louisiana; 1996, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana; 2012, U.S. District Court, District of Columbia; 1996, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1996, U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana; 2013, U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee; 2013, U.S. Supreme Court
New Orleans Bar Association (Director, Young Lawyers Section, 2002-2005); Federal Bar Association (New Orleans Chapter Board of Director, 2009-); Louisiana State Bar Association; American Bar Association (Member, Title Insurance Litigation Committee).
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
First Nat. Bank, USA v. DDS Const., LLC, 91 So.3d 944 (La. Sup. Ct. 2012)Aberta, Inc. v. Atkins, 89 So. 3d 1161 (La. 2012)In re Katrina Canal Breaches Litig., 673 F.3d 381 (5th Cir. 2012)Crews & Assoc.'s, Inc. v. Nuveen High Yield Mun. Bond Fund, 783 F. Supp. 2d 1066 (E.D. Ark. 2011)Wede v. Niche Marketing USA, LLC, 52 So. 3d 60 (La. 2010)In re Katrina Canal Breaches Litig., 620 F.3d 455 (5th Cir. 2010)Boudreaux v. Able Supply Co., 19 So. 3d 1263 (La. App. 3d Cir. 2009)Walker v. Avondale Indus., Inc., 999 So. 2d 735 (La. 2009)Brown v. Manhattan Life Ins. Co., 791 So. 2d 74 (La. 2001)Waguespack, Seago & Carmichael (APLC) v. Lincoln, 768 So. 2d 287 (La. App. 1st Cir. 2000)Rineheart v. Ciba-Geigy Corp., 190 F.R.D. 197 (M.D. La. 1999)Adams v. J.E. Merit Constr., Inc., 712 So. 2d 88 (La. 1998)Young v. Bichan P'ship, 709 So. 2d 794 (La. App. 5th Cir. 1997).