November 1, 2016

JSH&G ranked by US News & World Report as a “Best Law Firm”

Jones Swanson has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® as a ‘tier-one’ “Best Law Firm in Louisiana.” According to US News and World Report and Best Lawyers®: “The U.S.News – Best Lawyers ‘Best Law Firms’ rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection…

January 17, 2017

CBS / 60 Minutes: Town under Siege

“In every other industry, federal law would require that waste to be tracked, labeled and handled as hazardous material. But not the oil industry. Years ago, their lobbyists got a special deal from Congress which lets them pump toxic waste out of a well, label it nonhazardous, and dump it…

February 23, 2016

Attorney Tad Bartlett provides legal perspective to The Louisiana Record

From The Louisiana Record: A white paper by Emory University Law Professor Joanna M. Shepherd examines the costs and consequences of the Louisiana Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law (LUTPA), but not everyone agrees with her assessment. The 26-page report published by Shepherd and the American Tort Reform Foundation,…

February 1, 2016

Lynn Swanson discusses the value of collaboration in the legal field in Biz New Orleans article

From Biz New Orleans “We collaborate quite a bit,” says Lynn Swanson, partner with Jones, Swanson, Huddell & Garrison. “We are in the business to help our clients and be the most efficient with our cases that we can possibly be. If a client needs a counsel in an area that…