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  • George Mason University School of Law, J.D., 2009; Executive Editor, George Mason Law Review; Member, Moot Court Board
  • Louisiana State University, B.S., Economics, 2005, summa cum laude
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  • Louisiana, 2009
  • Texas, 2015
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  • Fed. Cir., 2016
  • 5th Cir., 2009
  • E.D. La., 2009
  • M.D. La., 2009
  • W.D. La., 2009
  • S.D. Tex., 2013
  • Ct. Intl. Tr., 2016
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Christopher Cazenave
Partner
201 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70170-5100
504.582.8408 tel
504.589.8408 fax

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Christopher D. Cazenave is a partner in the firm's Business & Commercial Litigation Practice Group. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation in both federal and state courts, with a concentration on construction law. He is licensed to practice in both Louisiana and Texas and has represented clients in Louisiana and Texas state courts, as well as various U.S. District Courts throughout the southeast region.

With an extensive background in economics, Mr. Cazenave also handles international trade matters, including antidumping/countervailing duty investigations, trade preference programs, and other regulatory matters before the Department of Commerce, U.S. International Trade Commission, and U.S. Trade Representative.

Mr. Cazenave joined the firm in 2009 following graduation from George Mason University School of Law. While in law school, Mr. Cazenave served as the Executive Editor of the George Mason Law Review, as well as a member of the Moot Court Board.

Representative Matters

  • Camsoft Data Systems v. Southern Electronics Supply, Inc., No. 09-1047 (M.D. La. Aug. 20, 2012) (trade secret/antitrust litigation).
  • Louisiana Crisis Assistance Center v. Marzano-Lesnevich, 878 F. Supp. 2d 662 (E.D. La. July 9, 2012) (anti-SLAPP litigation).

News

Presentations

  • "Consumer Protection—Hot Topics", June 12, 2015, Louisiana State Bar Association Annual Meeting
  • "Recent Developments in the Health Care Industry", November 13, 2013, American Bar Association's Section of Antitrust Law–Health Care & Pharmaceuticals Committee

Publications

  • "Interstate Discovery Simplified: Louisiana Passes the Uniform Interstate Depositions and Discovery Act"
    Louisiana Bar Journal, April 2015
  • "Recent Developments"
    Health Care and Pharmaceuticals Committee, American Bar Association Newsletter; Issues: January 2011, July 2011, November 2011, March 2012, June 2012, October 2012, February 2013, June 2013, October 2013 and August 2014
  • "Cases to Watch and Recent Decisions"
    American Bar Association Trade, Sports and Professional Association Newsletter, Spring 2010
  • "The Supreme Court’s Decision in Engquist v. Oregon Department of Agriculture: Why the Court Should Have Chosen the Scalpel Instead of the Meat-Axe"
    Institute For Law and the Workplace, April 23, 2009

Memberships

  • American Bar Association (Former co-editor, Recent Developments, ABA Health Care and Pharmaceuticals Committee; Member, Section of Antitrust Law)
  • Bar Association for the Fifth Circuit
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Junior Achievement New Orleans (Volunteer)
  • Louisiana Bar Association (Member, Louisiana Bar Journal Editorial Board)
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • The Pro Bono Project (Member, Justice for All Ball Committee)