News & Announcements

Shields Mott L.L.P. Sponsored the Junior League of New Orleans’ 8th Annual Touch a Truck

On November 1, 2019, the Junior League held their annual Touch a Truck event, a unique experience that gives children and their families an up-close look at their favorite “big trucks” and the opportunity to meet the people that protect, serve, and build Metropolitan New Orleans. Nearly 3,500 attendees of all ages thoroughly enjoyed the… [Read More…] about Shields Mott L.L.P. Sponsored the Junior League of New Orleans’ 8th Annual Touch a Truck

Shields | Mott L.L.P. Attorneys Named as Top Lawyers

Shields Mott is pleased to announce that managing partner, Sonny Shields, and partners Betsy Gordon, Adrian D’Arcy, and Jeff Prattini have been included in New Orleans Magazine’s 2019 Top Lawyers List! Each year, in determining the list of Top Lawyers, New Orleans Magazine creates a survey that is open to all licensed attorneys in New… [Read More…] about Shields | Mott L.L.P. Attorneys Named as Top Lawyers

Shields Mott L.L.P. Partner, Adrian D’Arcy, Presented at the Annual Women in Construction Conference

On October 18, 2019, Shields Mott partner, Adrian D’Arcy, co-presented a panel at the annual Women in Construction Conference. Adrian, along with Monique Holley of Clark Construction, Rosana Barkawi of the US Forest Service, Jennifer Rizzotti, George Washington Women’s Basketball Coach, and moderator Lynn Bennet of Cokley Williams, presented a panel discussion which provided attendees… [Read More…] about Shields Mott L.L.P. Partner, Adrian D’Arcy, Presented at the Annual Women in Construction Conference

Shields Mott L.L.P. Presentation for ABC Bayou Speaker Series

On October 3, 2019, Shields | Mott L.L.P. managing partner, Sonny Shields, partner Betsy Gordon, and partner Adrian D’Arcy presented an Associated Builders and Contractors (New Orleans/Bayou Chapter) Speakers Series on the upcoming changes to lien laws at Ruth Chris’ Steakhouse in Metairie. A great group of construction industry professionals enjoyed hors d’oeuvres and cocktails… [Read More…] about Shields Mott L.L.P. Presentation for ABC Bayou Speaker Series

Shields Mott L.L.P. Attorneys Participate in Habitat for Humanity’s Bench and Bar Build 2019 Program

Shields | Mott L.L.P. was a proud sponsor of the New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity’s Bench and Bar Build 2019 program.   Bench & Bar Build is a collaboration of local legal professionals coordinated by New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity. Legal professional volunteers (judges, partners, associates, paralegals, professional staff, government/nonprofit employees) work side… [Read More…] about Shields Mott L.L.P. Attorneys Participate in Habitat for Humanity’s Bench and Bar Build 2019 Program

Shields Mott L.L.P. Seminar on Recent Amendments to the Louisiana Private Works Act

On September 27, 2019, Shields | Mott L.L.P. partners, Betsy Gordon and Adrian D’Arcy, presented a CLE for the New Orleans Bar Association on the Recent Amendments to the Louisiana Private Works Act. This well-attended seminar covered the changes and touched on the new rights and requirements concerning notice, time to file, and priority of… [Read More…] about Shields Mott L.L.P. Seminar on Recent Amendments to the Louisiana Private Works Act

Partner, Adrian D’Arcy, Moderated a Panel at the Pearlman 2019 Conference

Shields Mott partner, Adrian D’Arcy, moderated a panel at the Pearlman 2019 Conference in Seattle, Washington. Adrian, along with panelists Bill Sanford (The Hanover Insurance Group), Ty Oksuzler (senior consultant at JS Held, LLC), Thomas Vollbrecht (shareholder/attorney at Fabyankse Westra Hart and Thomson law firm), and Pete Fascia (forensic accountant at Matson Driscoll & Damico),… [Read More…] about Partner, Adrian D’Arcy, Moderated a Panel at the Pearlman 2019 Conference

Shields | Mott L.L.P. Attorneys Named as Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Shields | Mott L.L.P. is pleased to announce that 4 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected to the 2020 Louisiana Super Lawyers list. Only 5% of attorneys in Louisiana receive this distinction. Shields | Mott L.L.P. is also pleased to announce that one of the firm’s attorneys has been selected to the 2020 Louisiana… [Read More…] about Shields | Mott L.L.P. Attorneys Named as Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Shields | Mott L.L.P. Attorneys Named as Best Lawyers in America

Shields | Mott L.L.P. is pleased to announce that 6 of the firm’s lawyers have been included in the 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the… [Read More…] about Shields | Mott L.L.P. Attorneys Named as Best Lawyers in America

Shields Mott Attorneys Live Webinar on Bad Plans and Specifications

On August 21, 2019, Sonny Shields, Managing Partner, and Elizabeth Gordon, Partner, presented a live webinar on Bad Plans and Specifications from a Contractor’s Perspective. This webinar is presented semi-annually by Shields Mott, and participants as far as Hawaii and Alaska have joined in the past. This year, participants came from coast (New York) to… [Read More…] about Shields Mott Attorneys Live Webinar on Bad Plans and Specifications