News & Announcements

Shields Mott L.L.P. Partners, Adrian D’Arcy and Andrew Vicknair Presented Webinars Regarding the Impact of COVID-19 on the Construction and Surety Industries

On April 17, 2020 and May 8, 2020, Shields Mott L.L.P. partners, Adrian D’Arcy and Andrew Vicknair presented two webinars regarding the impact of COVID-19 on the construction and surety industries. On April 17, 2020, on behalf of Lorman Education Services, Adrian and Andy presented a 95 minute long webinar: Construction Industry Issues Caused by… [Read More…] about Shields Mott L.L.P. Partners, Adrian D’Arcy and Andrew Vicknair Presented Webinars Regarding the Impact of COVID-19 on the Construction and Surety Industries

Shields Mott L.L.P.’s Webinars: Contractors and Coronavirus; Contract and Other Issues in the Current Environment – a Great Success!

On March 25, 2020, and March 27, 2020, on behalf of  Louisiana Associated General Contractors and Associated Builders & Contractors, Bayou Chapter, respectively, Shields Mott partners, Lloyd Shields, Betsy Gordon, Adrian D’Arcy, and Andrew Vicknair presented a live webinar on Contractors and Coronavirus – Contract and Other Issues in the Current Environment. The hour-long video… [Read More…] about Shields Mott L.L.P.’s Webinars: Contractors and Coronavirus; Contract and Other Issues in the Current Environment – a Great Success!

Shields Mott L.L.P. Co-Hosts After Party During ABA 2020 Fidelity & Surety Committee Midwinter Meeting in New York

Shields | Mott L.L.P. co-hosted the annual After Party with Beacon Consulting Group, Inc.; Simon, Peragine, Smith & Redfearn; Krebs Farley & Dry, PLLC; Nicholson Professional Consulting; and Loewke Brill Consulting Group during the ABA 2020 Fidelity & Surety Committee Midwinter Meeting in New York. A great time was had by all! Some of the moments were captured… [Read More…] about Shields Mott L.L.P. Co-Hosts After Party During ABA 2020 Fidelity & Surety Committee Midwinter Meeting in New York

Shields Mott Co-Sponsored Annual Day of Golf Pre-National Bond Claims Association Annual Meeting

Shields Mott partner, Betsy Gordon, represented the firm at the “Day of Golf,” an annual event co-sponsored by Shields Mott (along with Loewke Brill Consulting Group, Clark Hill Strasburger, Ernstrom & Dreste, and Etcheverry Harrison LLP), and held before the National Bond Claims Association’s annual meeting in Greensboro, Georgia.   As Shields Mott frequently handles… [Read More…] about Shields Mott Co-Sponsored Annual Day of Golf Pre-National Bond Claims Association Annual Meeting

Shields | Mott L.L.P. Presented its Annual Seminar for the National Business Institute – Construction Law: Advanced Issues and Answers

On December 16, 2019 and December 19, 2019, Shields Mott presented our annual seminar with the National Business Institute – Construction Law: Advanced Issues and Answers – in Baton Rouge and New Orleans, respectively.   The seminar afforded attendees the opportunity to learn how to provide their clients with the best representation possible by expanding… [Read More…] about Shields | Mott L.L.P. Presented its Annual Seminar for the National Business Institute – Construction Law: Advanced Issues and Answers

Betsy Gordon Presented at NBI’s Insurance Bad Faith “Set-Up” in Louisiana Seminar

On December 4, 2019, Shields Mott partner, Betsy Gordon, co-presented at the Nation Business Institute’s seminar: Insurance Bad Faith “Set-Up” in Louisiana. The seminar was presented in Kenner, Louisiana, and provided attendees with the tools and tactics to steer clear of insurance bad faith. Behind every denial of defense, coverage, or settlement lies the potential… [Read More…] about Betsy Gordon Presented at NBI’s Insurance Bad Faith “Set-Up” in Louisiana Seminar

Sonny Shields Presented at the LSBA’s Annual Arbitration Seminar

On December 5, 2019, Shields Mott managing partner, Sonny Shields, co-presented the Arbitrator Musings – Common Mistakes Litigators Make in Arbitration panel in the LSBA’s annual arbitration seminar. Sonny, along with Dale Clary, Craig Kaster, and Phelps Gay presented the panel discussion which provided attendees practical tips on ways to avoid common mistakes in advocating… [Read More…] about Sonny Shields Presented at the LSBA’s Annual Arbitration Seminar

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