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  • PRACTICE FOCUS
  • EDUCATION+
    • Louisiana State University Law Center
      J.D., D.C.L., cum laude, 2018
    • Georgetown University
      B.A., 2015
  • ADMISSIONS+
    • Louisiana
  • CLERKSHIP+
    • Judicial Law Clerk to The Hon. Shelly Dick, Middle District of Louisiana

Margaret Viator practices in the area of litigation with a focus on commercial litigation.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Viator served as an extern for The Hon. Shelly Dick, Middle District of Louisiana.

Practice Focus

Insights

Publications
  • "Willful or Wanton? District Court Sets Forth Standard on Sanctionable Attorney Conduct,” American Bar Association Section of Litigation Pre-Trial Practice & Discovery Committee, Practice Points, June 2019 (Author)
  • “Message in a Bottle: Illusive Remedies in the Parish Coastal Zone Lawsuits,” Journal of Energy Law and Resources, 6 LSU J. Energy L. Resources 237, 2017 (Author)

Memberships & Affiliations

  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association, New Orleans Chapter
  • U.S. District Court for Eastern, Western and Middle Districts of Louisiana
  • U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

Education

  • Louisiana State University Law Center
    J.D., D.C.L., cum laude, 2018
  • Georgetown University
    B.A., 2015

Admissions

  • Louisiana

Clerkships

  • Judicial Law Clerk to The Hon. Shelly Dick, Middle District of Louisiana
  • "Willful or Wanton? District Court Sets Forth Standard on Sanctionable Attorney Conduct,” American Bar Association Section of Litigation Pre-Trial Practice & Discovery Committee, Practice Points, June 2019 (Author)
  • “Message in a Bottle: Illusive Remedies in the Parish Coastal Zone Lawsuits,” Journal of Energy Law and Resources, 6 LSU J. Energy L. Resources 237, 2017 (Author)
    • New Orleans Bar Association
    • Louisiana State Bar Association
    • Federal Bar Association, New Orleans Chapter
    • U.S. District Court for Eastern, Western and Middle Districts of Louisiana
    • U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals