Baton Rouge Business
Law Firm, Since 2002.

E. Allen Graves, Jr.

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Practice Areas:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Public Contract Law
  • Expropriation
  • Real Estate

Education

  • Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1992
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
    • B.S. - 1985

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 1993
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Published Works

  • Co-author “Advanced Construction Law in Louisiana”, National Business Institute, 2002
  • Co-author “Louisiana Construction Law” State Public Construction Law Source Book, CCH Incorporated, 2002
  • Co-author “The Use of Experts in Construction Litigation”, Louisiana State Bar Association CLE, 2000

Representative Clients

  • The Shaw Group, Inc.
  • Angelo Iafrate Construction, L.L.C.
  • Hearn Construction, Inc
  • James Industrial Constructors, L.L.C.
  • GCE, Inc.
  • Masters Maintenance & Construction, Inc.
  • Built-Rite Construction, Inc.
  • Tri Star Builders, Inc.
  • Buquet & LeBlanc, Inc.
  • School Aids, Inc.

Representative Cases

  • Cajun Concrete Services, Inc. v. Caldarera & Company, Inc., 759 So.2d 237, 2000, La. App. 5 Cir., 2000

Professional Associations

  • Baton Rouge Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
  • Federal Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Forum on the Construction Industry, Tort and Insurance Practice and Public Contracts Law, Member
  • Chamber of Greater Baton Rouge, Member
  • Capital Region Builders Association, Member
  • Louisiana Home Builders Association, Member
  • National Association of Home Builders, Member
  • American Land Title Association, Member
  • Louisiana Land Title Association, Member

Current Employment Position

  • Partner

Past Positions

  • Wray & Kracht, L.L.P., Partner, 1998 to 1999
  • Gaspard & Graves, L.L.P., Partner, 1997 to 1998
  • Wray & Kracht, L.L.P., Associate, 1992 to 1996

References

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