Kaitlin Locascio, this year’s recipient of the Spirit of St. Ignatius Award, was profiled by Louisiana Record. The Spirit of St. Ignatius Award is presented to a law student who has achieved academic excellence and embodies Christian values in the Ignatian tradition, focused on the development of the whole person.
And at commencement ceremonies May 21, she was awarded the university’s Spirit of St. Ignatius Award and recognized as one of the its top students.
Danny Luneau, J.D. ’11, has been named in the National Trial Lawyer Association’s Top 100 for the third time. Luneau is a partner at Fife Luneau in Denver, Colorado, where he represents clients in cases involving DUI, drug, assault, theft and sex crimes. The Top 100 list is made up of criminal defense and civil plaintiff attorneys, nominated by their peers and subjected to an extensive evaluation process.
Lorenz received BU Law School’s Ernest M. Haddad Award at their May 15th Commencement, where Lorenz was bestowed an LL.M. in taxation.
She commissioned as an officer with the U.S. Army JAG Corps in October 2015 and is currently stationed at Fort Hood, Texas. On June 1, Captain Revelle will join 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team for a training mission in Korea as the operational law attorney.
Dicharry is named in Band 2 in the Louisiana environmental law category, and the firm’s Environment practice was ranked in the Top Tier (Band 1) in Louisiana.
The award is presented to a lawyer or judge whose life and practice display sterling character, unquestioned integrity, and dedication to the highest standards of the legal profession and the rule of law.
The Certified E-Discovery Specialists certification validates mastery and skill in e-discovery through a scientifically verifiable standard.
Guichard is an associate in the firm's Admiralty & Maritme and Insurance Coverage practice areas. Her practice includes general civil litigation, commercial litigation, maritime defense, as well as maritime personal injury defense.
Kathleen “Katie” Pontier Rice, J.D. ’07, and Everett Fineran ’04 (finance), J.D. ’07, were recently elected partner at the firm Frilot LLC in New Orleans.
For 12 years, CityBusiness' "Leadership in Law" has honored legal professionals in four categories: educators, court associated, firm associated, and in-house counsel.