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Liskow & Lewis

Litigation

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What the team is known for

Highly regarded for its longstanding representation of major energy clients in high-value civil litigation. Also noted for its strength in areas such as construction, admiralty and environmental disputes. Acts for an impressive roster of national companies. Strong bench of litigators whose trial experience is complemented by additional experience in regulatory investigations. Notable work in class actions, multidistrict and multiparty litigation proceedings.

Strengths

Clients comment: "When you're going into the strange waters of the New Orleans legal market, you need someone who knows them and Liskow & Lewis does."
Sources report: "They are excellent litigators; they know the law, the rules, the procedures and they are respected by the courts. They are detail-oriented and great in the courtroom."

Work highlights

Defended Shrieve Chemical Products against alleged claims of intentionally interfering with an exclusive production and distribution agreement.

Notable practitioners

George Denegre handles a range of securities disputes, with a particular focus on defending brokers.
"A seasoned securities lawyer."

James Brown handles an array of commercial disputes for banks, insurance companies and charter schools, among other clients.
"He could litigate anything, anywhere." "He is excellent to work with; he's extremely collegial and a very skillful litigator."

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Overview

Liskow & Lewis litigators enjoy a distinguished reputation more than 80-years in the making. Long recognized for excellence in complex business and commercial litigation, Liskow & Lewis successfully litigates significant cases throughout the region and the country. 

While much of our work is preventive and designed to avoid costly trials, we aggressively litigate an entire range of business matters involving class actions, multidistrict proceedings and other multi-party litigation.

Litigation Department

Liskow & Lewis

firm
Department location

701 Poydras Street

Suite 5000

New Orleans

Louisiana

USA

LA 70139

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Louisiana

Litigation: General Commercial


James Brown
Band 1

Litigation: Securities


George Denegre, Jr
Band 2