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Provided by R Patrick Vance

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Practice Areas

Pat Vance focuses his practice on business litigation, debtors' and creditors’ rights litigation, and business bankruptcy.

Career

As a trial attorney, Pat has handled more than 300 commercial disputes in a wide variety of practice areas, including antitrust, Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act, copyright infringement, Lanham Act, securities litigation, class action defense, foreclosures, fraud, lender liability, banking litigation, Employee Retirement Income Security Act, dealer-distributor disputes, successions, director and officer of liability, legal malpractice, expropriation, contract interpretation, partnership, utility regulation, tax, and general commercial disputes. He has more than 170 reported decisions.

Pat regularly represents debtors, secured and unsecured creditors in all types of business bankruptcy cases. He has been retained by scores of banks, telecommunications companies, international manufacturers, utilities, healthcare providers, maritime, oil and gas-related industries, the music industry, casinos, and insurance companies.

Professional Memberships

Pat has the distinction of being one of the few lawyers who is both a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy. He is also a Life Member of the American Law Institute and a member of the National Bankruptcy Conference.

Chambers Review

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Bankruptcy/Restructuring - Louisiana
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Band 1

Patrick Vance handles complex bankruptcy cases as part of a broad commercial litigation practice. He acts on behalf of creditors, debtors and trustees.
"He's a leader in the bankruptcy practice."


Litigation: General Commercial - Louisiana
2
Band 2

Patrick Vance frequently acts for clients in a range of commercial disputes and offers noted expertise in bankruptcy and employment cases. He handles matters across a variety of sectors, including financial services, telecommunications and healthcare.

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