Rachel W. Wisdom

Mediator

Louisiana

Rachel Wisdom joined Stone Pigman in 1991 and is a member of the firm. Her practice is concentrated in employment law, complex commercial litigation, and class actions. She was admitted to practice law in Louisiana and the Eastern, Western and Middle District Courts of Louisiana in 1991 and the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in 1993. She served as judicial law clerk to the Honorable Martin L.C. Feldman, U.S. District Court, 1990-91, and as Judge pro tempore for the First City Court of Orleans Parish on multiple occasions from 1999-2009. Ms. Wisdom has also participated as an instructor for the National Institute of Trial Attorneys Gulf Coast Region Deposition Seminar on multiple occasions from 2003-2009.

Education

  • B.B.A., Loyola University, 1977
  • J.D., Loyola School of Law, 1980
  • Basic Mediator Training, 1992
  • Pepperdine University School of Law, Strauss Institute of Dispute Resolution Advanced Mediator Training, 2001
  • Annual Advanced Mediator Training, 1992-2015 Mediation Arbitration Professional Systems, Inc. (maps)

Memberships/Affiliations

Employment Law Committee of the American Bar Association Litigation Section

Executive Council of the Louisiana State Bar Association Labor & Employment Section

New Orleans Computer Access Program

Past President of the board of directors of Rebuilding Our Community

Board of Advisors for Ozanam Inn

Awards/Recognition’s

City Business Woman of the Year in 2010

City Business Leader in Law

The Best Lawyers in America in the field of commercial litigation

Louisiana Super Lawyers in the field of business litigation

Louisiana Super Lawyers top 25 women lawyers in Louisiana.

Two Lakeway Center
Suite 400
3850 N. Causeway Blvd.
Metairie, LA 70002

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Category
Louisiana Mediators