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George Freeman, III

Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver

Securing the Future

George C. Freeman, III, is the managing partner of Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C., a law firm he helped to establish in 2004. His practice focuses on securities litigation and enforcement as well as complex commercial litigation. George has been recognized by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business in the field of Securities Litigation, and by Best Lawyers in the fields of Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, and Securities Litigation.

In addition to his passion for law, George has committed decades of focus to education in New Orleans. He has served on the boards of private and public educational institutions, including the Board of Directors of the Louisiana Center for Children’s Rights, Trinity Episcopal School, the Langston Hughes Academy Charter School, as well as the Tulane Cancer Center Community Advisory Board. He presently serves on the Board of Directors of FirstLine Schools, whose leadership network has helped to create innovative educational programs for thousands of young students in New Orleans.

George has also been involved with numerous professional organizations including the American, Louisiana, and New Orleans Bar Associations as well as the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association and the American Law Institute. He has served as an arbitrator for the National Association of Securities Dealers, the New York Stock Exchange, and the American Arbitration Association. He has been a member of the adjunct faculty at Tulane University Law School for over twenty-five years, where he is a full Professor and the recipient of the Monte M. Lehman Distinguished Teaching Award.  

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