Committees



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2015-16 BAR AND PUBLIC SERVICE COMMITTEES
ABA Delegate
  • Stanley J. Cohn, Delegate
Bench Bar Conference
  • Christopher K. Ralston, Chair
Briefly Speaking Editors
  • Alex H. Glaser, Editor
  • Jason P. Waguespack, Editor
Continuing Legal Education  
  • Robert P. Thibeaux, Chair
Finance
  • Paul M. Sterbcow, Chair
Lawyer Referral Service
  • Steven J. Lane, Chair
Litigation Lessons  
Masters of the Courtroom (sm)
  • Judge Lance M. Africk, Chair
Membership Committee
  • James M. Williams, Chair
Minorities in the Profession
  • Kimberly R. Silas, Chair
Nominating Committee
  • Walter J. Leger, Jr., Chair
Past Presidents
  • Stanley J. Cohn, Chair
Planning
  • Christopher K. Ralston
Pro Bono Project Delegate
  • Jan M. Hayden, Delegate
Professionalism
  • The Hon. Robin M. Giarrusso, Chair
Solo and Small Firms
  • Jade A. Brown-Russell, Chair
  • Kara Hadican Samuels, Chair
Wellness & Stress Management
  • Carmelite M. Bertaut, Chair
Study Group on Cuba
  • Jose R. Cot, Chair
  • Walter J. Leger, Jr., Chair
Study Group on Mexico  
Study Group on Panama   
Women in the Profession
  • Alicia M. Bendana, Chair
  • Maurine W. Laborde, Chair

 

2015-16 PRACTICE AREAS AND CONCERNS COMMITTEES

Administrative Law

  • Carolyn J. Cooper, Chair
Appellate Practice
  • Martin A. Stern, Chair
Bankruptcy and Debtor/Creditor Rights
  • Christopher T. Caplinger, Chair
Business Law
  • Alicia M. Bendana, Chair
  • John Mark Fezio, Vice-Chair

Civil Rights

  • Marjorie R. Esman, Chair
Class Actions/Complex Litigation
  • William B. Gaudet, Chair
  • Thomas M. Flanagan, Chair
Construction Law
  • Jimmy A. Castex, Chair
  • Tamara J. Lindsay, Chair
Criminal Law
  • The Hon. Laurie A. White

Entertainment /IP/ Technology Law

  • Lesli D. Harris, Chair

Environmental Law/Toxic Torts

  • Craig R. Isenberg, Chair
  • Andrea M. Price, Vice-Chair
Family Law & Domestic Violence
  • Steven J. Lane, Chair
Healthcare Law
  • Christopher D. Martin, Chair

Immigration Law

  • David A. M. Ware, Chair
  • Duncan Fulton, Chair

Insurance Law

  • David A. Strauss, Chair
  • Harold J. Flanagan, Chair

Labor and Employment Law

  • Sidney F. Lewis, V, Chair

Maritime and International Law

  • Paul M. Sterbcow, Chair
  • Jason P. Waguespack, Vice-Chair
Oil and Gas Law
  • Joseph I. Giarrusso III
Pharmaceuticals / Medical Devices
  • Kim E. Moore, Chair

Products Liability

  • Barry W. Ashe

Real Property Law

  • Robert P. Thibeaux, Chair
  • Lillian E. Eyrich, Vice-Chair
Tax Law
  • Jaye A. Calhoun
Wills, Trusts, Successions
  • Rose S. Sher, Chair
  • Eric M. Schorr, Chair
Workers' Compensation Law
  • The Hon. Diane R. Lundeen, Chair