Kassie Lee Richbourg is an associate of SVHC in New Orleans, Louisiana. She practices commercial litigation with a focus on cases concerning contractual disputes and various tort claims. She also has experience handling cases in personal injury, labor and employment, property causality, and family law. Ms. Richbourg has gained a reputation for being a skilled researcher and having answers, not problems. Since she arrived at SVHC she has proven her mettle in arbitrations, federal and state court litigation, and appeals. Ms. Richbourg is an asset to your trial team.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Richbourg gained experience working for a criminal defense law firm in Washington, D.C. where she handled many criminal law issues including DUI/DWI, assault and battery, and drugs and weapons possession offenses. She also gained an invaluable knowledge of the judicial system having previously worked in the United States District Court for the District of Maryland and the Superior Court of the District of Columbia.
Ms. Richbourg has enjoyed many honors and accomplishments including being awarded the Washington College of Law J.D. Distinguished Fellowship and being a published author in the DePaul Journal of Sports Law and Contemporary Problems.
American University Washington College of Law, J.D. cum laude, 2016
University of Georgia, B.A. cum laude, 2013
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 2017
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana, 2018
Professional Associations and Memberships
Louisiana State Bar Association
Publications, Seminars, & Published Decisions
Article, Northwestern’s Football Players: Unified Team or Unionized Regime? An Analysis on the Collective Bargaining Rights of Student-Athletes, 11 DePaul J. Sports L. & Contemp. Probs. 1 (2015)
Honors and Awards
J.D. Distinguished Fellowship, American University Washington College of Law, 2016