Mr Freeman's practice focuses mainly on securities litigation and enforcement. He represents financial advisors and broker-dealers, together with their respective officers, directors, and employees, in customer disputes and in SEC and FINRA investigations. He also represents underwriters, issuers, and trustees in securities class actions. Outside the field of securities, Mr. Freeman concentrates in complex commercial litigation.
Mr. Freeman is a Founding Member of Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, and serves as the firm's Managing Member. Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Freeman was a law clerk for the Hon. Albert Tate on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and for the Hon. Henry Mentz on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.
American Law Institute; American Bar Association; Louisiana Bar Association; Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association.
JD, MA, University of Virginia (1982); BA, Oxford University (1977, Rhodes Scholar); BA, Emory University (1975); Listed in 'Louisiana Super Lawyers,' 'Benchmark Litigation,' and 'Best Lawyers in America' for Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, and Securities Litigation; Professor, Adjunct Faculty, Tulane University School of Law (Securities)(1984-Present).