Louie Layrisson counsels clients in a broad range of civil disputes, and his trial practice includes energy litigation, complex commercial disputes, and products liability litigation. He has handled cases for clients in energy, manufacturing, and technology in various states and before domestic and international arbitral institutions.
In the energy industry, he works closely with investors, manufacturers, operators, service companies, and refiners on a variety of operational issues and disputes arising from energy production, transportation, and refining.
Layrisson regularly provides advice regarding shale investment and operations, including disputes related to oil and gas leases, title, royalty obligations, surface disputes, environmental issues, joint operating and development agreements, partnerships, midstream agreements, indemnity, insurance coverage and recovery, distressed assets, and restructuring.
Before joining the firm, Layrisson served as a law clerk to the Honorable Jay C. Zainey of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.