We have represented landowners in expropriation actions concerning the nature and scope of statutory powers of expropriation, requirements for lawful expropriation, and compensation.

Examples of our recent and current cases include:

  • Representation of landowners in South Louisiana facing appropriation by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for levee construction;
  • Representation of Orleans Parish School Board in expropriation of school facility by LSU and the State of Louisiana, Department of Administration.


James R. Swanson

Partnert: 504.586.5267

Brent B. Barriere

Partnert: 504.556.5525

Jason W. Burge

Partnert: 504.586.5241

Benjamin D. Reichard

Partnert: 504.586.5274