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  • PRACTICE FOCUS
  • EDUCATION+
    • Tulane University Law School
      J.D., magna cum laude, 2016; Senior Articles Editor, Tulane Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property
    • Louisiana Tech University
      B.A., summa cum laude, 2013
  • ADMISSIONS+
    • Louisiana
  • CLERKSHIP+

Lillian M. Grappe practices in the area of litigation handling a wide range of commercial litigation matters in both state and federal court, including general contracts, real estate disputes, and energy and utilities regulation litigation.

Practice Focus

Experience

  • Represented an electric utility before the Louisiana Public Service Commission for authorization of $1 billion asset acquisition. (assisted)
  • Obtained state court injunction in favor of firm client preventing trade secrets violations in breach of licensing agreement. (assisted)
  • Obtained federal court ruling in favor of firm client, including injunction against corporation claiming patent infringement by client and final judgment invalidating corporation's patents, which was upheld on appeal. (assisted)
  • Obtained state court peremption ruling in favor of publicly traded corporation dismissing breach of lease claims, which was affirmed by the Louisiana Court of Appeal for the Fourth Circuit. (assisted)

Memberships & Affiliations

  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association

Recognition

  • Good Apple Award, Louisiana Appleseed, 2018

Education

  • Tulane University Law School
    J.D., magna cum laude, 2016; Senior Articles Editor, Tulane Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property
  • Louisiana Tech University
    B.A., summa cum laude, 2013

Admissions

  • Louisiana
  • Represented an electric utility before the Louisiana Public Service Commission for authorization of $1 billion asset acquisition. (assisted)
  • Obtained state court injunction in favor of firm client preventing trade secrets violations in breach of licensing agreement. (assisted)
  • Obtained federal court ruling in favor of firm client, including injunction against corporation claiming patent infringement by client and final judgment invalidating corporation's patents, which was upheld on appeal. (assisted)
  • Obtained state court peremption ruling in favor of publicly traded corporation dismissing breach of lease claims, which was affirmed by the Louisiana Court of Appeal for the Fourth Circuit. (assisted)
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Good Apple Award, Louisiana Appleseed, 2018