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Edward "Ted" L. Fenasci
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New Orleans Attorney
Edward "Ted" L. Fenasci

Phone: 504.582.1111


Languages: English

Ted Fenasci serves as the Assistant Chair of the Commercial Litigation Section for the Firm and has over 20 years of complex litigation experience in both state and federal venues throughout Louisiana. A mainstay of Ted’s practice has been business litigation, implicating an array of subjects including lease and contract disputes, business torts, business entity litigation, and banking and lending litigation. Ted’s practice also includes oil-and-gas and environmental litigation throughout Louisiana. He is licensed to practice in Texas, all state and federal courts in Louisiana and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.


  • Tulane Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1994
  • Louisiana State University, B.A., magna cum laude, 1989

Bar Admissions:

  • Texas (1994)
  • Louisiana (1997)

Practice Areas:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Environmental and Toxic Torts
  • Oil, Gas and Energy Litigation

Representative Matters:

  • Goodrich Petroleum Co., LLC v. MRC Energy Co., 137 So.3d 200 (La. App.4th Cir. 2014), writ denied, 149 So.3d 249 (La. 2014)
  • Gerrets v. Gerrets, 948 So.2d 343 (La. App. 4th Cir. 2007), writ denied 956 So.2d 622 (La. 2007)
  • Claitor v. Delahoussaye, 858 So.2d 469 (La. App. 1st Cir. 2003)
  • Ingenix, Inc. v. Lagalante, 2002 U.S. Dist. LEXIS (E.D. La. 2002)

Published Works & Presentations:

  • “Butler v. Atwood and Gravois v. New England Insurance Co.: Enigmas in Louisiana’s Law of Partnership by Estoppel,” 46 Loyola Law Review 353, 2000
  • Various presentations and writings re: antitrust and telecommunications law for telecommunications trade organization

Professional Affiliations:

  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • New Orleans Pro Bono Project
  • Leadership Jefferson Class of 2004 (A Program of the Jefferson Chamber Foundation)


  • Conversational Spanish

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Gordon Arata Montgomery Barnett

201 St. Charles Avenue
40th Floor
New Orleans, LA 70170
United States

Law Firm Contact: John Y. Pearce

Tel: 504.582.1111

Fax: 504.582.1121



Member Since: 2009

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