Action Words: Journey of a Journalist is the story of a young desegregation journalist who works to rid the city of New Orleans of Jim Crow violence during the administrations of U.S. Sen. Huey P. Long and Mayor T. Semmes Walmsley.
Hillary Barnett Lambert, M.B.A./J.D. ’12, has been elected president of the Association. Camille Bryant, J.D. ’13, has been appointed Programs Committee chairperson.
Reese was recently selected to serve as a military judge in the Navy-Marine Corps Trial Judiciary and will head to the bench at Camp Lejeune, N.C., in the summer of 2017.
PLAC is a non-profit association formed in 1983 to analyze, understand, and shape the common law of product liability and complex litigation.
He joined Kean Miller in 2011 and practices in the areas of maritime and oil and gas litigation.
Brad Cashio, J.D. ’01, was named one of “20 People Who Are Making the New Orleans Area Better” by NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune. Cashio frequently offers his services pro bono to individuals, nonprofits, churches, and small business. His firm also offers estate planning at a steep discount to help those who may need it. He has also taught Bible classes to inmates in the Orleans Justice Center for 13 years and says his Christian faith is a huge part of his life and motivation.
She focuses her practice on casualty and insurance defense litigation, products liability, and toxic tort and is licensed to practice in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas.
The 16th Judicial District includes St. Martin, Iberia, and St. Mary parishes.
Krot previously served as the Magistrate in the 31st District Court and has a family law practice.
The award honors “programs and projects that advance the access to legal services for those of moderate incomes in ways that are exemplary and replicable.”