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Kristina M. Lagasse
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New Orleans Attorney
Kristina M. Lagasse

Phone: 504.582.1111

Email: klagasse@gamb.com

Languages: English

Kristina Lagasse practices in the areas of commercial litigation, commercial transactions, employment law and telecommunications. Kristina has gained valuable experience in all stages of litigation, including pretrial motion practice, discovery and trial. She has also assisted in a number of transactional matters, including financing agreements, purchase and sale contracts and leases.

While at Loyola, Kristina served as Managing Editor of Print of the Loyola Law Review and was recognized with the Warren E. Mouledoux Editor-in-Chief’s Award for outstanding service and dedication. Kristina was also a member of Moot Court and worked as a research assistant for Associate Dean of Students and Clinic Professor Davida Finger.

Prior to law school, Kristina worked in government and public affairs at Cox Communications. Kristina’s corporate background gives her a unique perspective and valuable insight into the business needs of her clients and the challenges they face.      

Practices:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment
  • Oil, Gas and Energy Litigation and Arbitration
  • Oil, Gas and Energy Transactions
  • Real Estate and Commercial Leasing

Industries:

  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Real Estate
  • Telecommunications and Utilities

Admissions:

  • Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of LA
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of LA
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of LA

Education:

  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, J.D. cum laude 2018
  • Louisiana State University, B.A. 2013

Practices:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment
  • Oil, Gas and Energy Litigation and Arbitration
  • Oil, Gas and Energy Transactions
  • Real Estate and Commercial Leasing

Industries:

  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Real Estate
  • Telecommunications and Utilities

Experience:

  • Second-chaired three-day jury trial, successfully defending an asset purchaser against a fraudulent transfer claim in a Texas state court. Prior to trial, secured a favorable outcome against multiple claims on summary judgment.
  • Represented purchaser in the acquisition of commercial property to serve as an incubator and collaborative workspace for small business owners, nonprofit leaders and community members.

Affiliations:

  • Louisiana State Law Institute, Junior Member
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Women’s Energy Network
  • Professional Landmen’s Association of New Orleans (PLANO)
  • Boys and Girls Club of Southeast Louisiana (former Member of Board of Directors)

Recognition:

  • Warren E. Mouledoux Editor-in-Chief’s Award, Loyola Law Review
  • Law of Excellence Award: Natural Resources Law

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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

Email: jpearce@gamb.com

Website: www.gamb.com

Member Since: 2009

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