Four Jones Swanson Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2014 Louisiana Super Lawyers

NEW ORLEANS – Super Lawyers® named four attorneys from Jones, Swanson, Huddell & Garrison, LLC for inclusion in their 2014 Louisiana Super Lawyers list, including founding member Gladstone N. Jones, III in Environmental Litigation and Bernard E. Boudreaux in Business/Corporate, Alternative Dispute Resolution, and Legislative & Governmental Affairs; in addition to member Catherine “Katie” Lasky and attorney Kerry Murphy as 2014 Rising Stars in the area of Business Litigation.

The designation of “Super Lawyer” represents no more than the top 5 percent of outstanding attorneys practicing in the state, whereas “Rising Star” refers to the top 2.5 percent of attorneys who have been practicing for less than ten years.

“We are thrilled to see Glad, Bernie, Katie, and Kerry recognized for their accomplishments in litigation and otherwise,” Lynn Swanson, managing member, said. “Their efforts in commercial litigation and environmental litigation are a huge credit to our firm given our representative practices, whereas Bernie’s practices represent the exciting possibilities of our expansion.”

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About Jones Swanson Huddell & Garrison LLC

Jones, Swanson, Huddell & Garrison, LLC, is a boutique litigation law firm based in New Orleans, with a newly opened second office in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, which primarily handles complex commercial and environmental/property disputes. In the commercial and environmental litigation arenas, the firm has and continues to represent many of Louisiana’s and the Southeast’s largest and most active business entrepreneurs and landholders, while also retaining a sharp focus on the representation of smaller businesses and individuals. Jones Swanson has served as lead counsel in New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, California, and Texas, as well as in Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, and Louisiana.