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Carys Arvidson is a commercial litigation associate with a focus on construction litigation.

Practice Focus

Experience

  • Successfully prosecuted in Civil District Court in New Orleans delay and nonpayment claims for a general contractor client, obtaining a $1.7M judgment on two separate infrastructure projects. The judgment of the court also dismissed all owner claims against the client for delay damages.

Insights

Publications
  • "Adapting the 'Ordinary Course' Production to ESI," American Bar Association's Litigation Committee Newsletter (Author)
  • Author, “Energy Credit: Internal Revenue Service Notice 2015-4,” Tulane Environmental Journal, Vol. 28 (January 2015)
  • Author, “Will the U.S. Supreme Court’s Decision in Koontz v. St. Johns River Water Management District Impact the Nation’s Regulation of Wetlands Through the Use of Mitigation Conditions On 404 Permits?” Environmental Law Reporter’s News & Analysis (October 2014)
Speaking Engagements
  • Presenter, "Changes to the AIA A201 General Conditions," HalfMoon Education Inc.: AIA Contract Document Workshop (April 2018)
  • Presenter, "'The Standard' Form Contract: Exploring the Decennial 2017 Changes AIA Contract Forms," Construction CPM Conference (January 2018)
News

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar
  • State Bar of California
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • New Orleans Federal Bar Association
  • Tulane Inn of Court
  • California Young Lawyers Association
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Orange County Women Lawyers Association
  • Celtic Bar Association of Orange County

Industries

Education

  • Tulane University Law School
    J.D., 2015
  • University of California, Davis
    B.A. in History, 2011

Admissions

  • Louisiana
  • California
  • Successfully prosecuted in Civil District Court in New Orleans delay and nonpayment claims for a general contractor client, obtaining a $1.7M judgment on two separate infrastructure projects. The judgment of the court also dismissed all owner claims against the client for delay damages.
Publications
  • "Adapting the 'Ordinary Course' Production to ESI," American Bar Association's Litigation Committee Newsletter (Author)
  • Author, “Energy Credit: Internal Revenue Service Notice 2015-4,” Tulane Environmental Journal, Vol. 28 (January 2015)
  • Author, “Will the U.S. Supreme Court’s Decision in Koontz v. St. Johns River Water Management District Impact the Nation’s Regulation of Wetlands Through the Use of Mitigation Conditions On 404 Permits?” Environmental Law Reporter’s News & Analysis (October 2014)
Speaking Engagements
  • Presenter, "Changes to the AIA A201 General Conditions," HalfMoon Education Inc.: AIA Contract Document Workshop (April 2018)
  • Presenter, "'The Standard' Form Contract: Exploring the Decennial 2017 Changes AIA Contract Forms," Construction CPM Conference (January 2018)
News
  • American Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar
  • State Bar of California
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • New Orleans Federal Bar Association
  • Tulane Inn of Court
  • California Young Lawyers Association
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Orange County Women Lawyers Association
  • Celtic Bar Association of Orange County