Jones Swanson Members Selected for Inclusion in 2013 Louisiana Super Lawyers & Rising Stars

Jones, Swanson, Huddell & Garrison, LLC is pleased to announce that 3 firm attorneys have been named to the Louisiana Super Lawyers and the Louisiana Rising Stars lists as top attorneys in Louisiana for 2013.

Gladstone N. Jones and Lynn E. Swanson are recognized as Louisiana Super Lawyers. Glad is listed in the area of Environmental Litigation and Lynn is recognized in the area of Business Litigation. Katie E. Lasky is recognized as a Louisiana Rising Star and listed in the area of Business Litigation.

Gladstone N. Jones, founder and senior managing member of Jones, Swanson, Huddell & Garrison, L.L.C. Glad has served as lead counsel in litigation pending in New York, Florida, California, Mississippi and Louisiana. In 2007, Glad was named one of the top 500 litigators in the United States. His practice focus is divided between complex commercial business disputes, and toxic tort and environmental pollution matters involving landowners in the oil and gas industry on the other. Glad has built a reputation in the legal community as a successful litigator and aggressive advocate.

Lynn E. Swanson, managing member of Jones, Swanson, Huddell & Garrison, L.L.C. She is the primary lead attorney coordinating the commercial litigation practice at Jones Swanson. In the past eight years, Lynn has handled a variety of non-formulaic, complicated business disputes, including several matters involving tax strategy advice and issues related thereto. Most recently, Lynn has taken the lead at Jones Swanson in coordinating the firm’s actions in relation to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.

Katie E. Lasky, attorney with Jones, Swanson, Huddell & Garrison, L.L.C. Katie’s joined the commercial litigation team in 2008 and focuses on corporate financial matters, including tax strategy litigation, contract and intellectual property disputes and breach of fiduciary duty claims. She has also handled health care disputes, land use issues and mass tort matters. Katie is currently assisting firm clients with such matters as pursuing a network of affiliated companies for fraudulent conveyance, breach of contract and fraud; and seeking damages arising out of the collapse of the Stanford Financial Group.

About Super Lawyers

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a rigorous multi-phased process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, and independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area.

* Indicates first year selection to Super Lawyers.