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Chelsea Gomez Caswell

Chelsea Gomez Caswell is an associate in the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller. She joined the firm in 2013 and practices in the labor and employment and litigation groups.

Representative Experience

  • Supported the firm’s representation of a major oil and gas company in oil field legacy by assisting with electronic and large-scale discovery efforts, including the collection, review and analysis, and production of massive amounts of company documents in the litigation context
  • Supported the firm’s representation of a major oil and gas company in oil field legacy cases involving Louisiana Act 312, as well as claims for alleged breaches of mineral leases, surface lease, and the Louisiana Mineral Code
  • Supported the firm’s representation of employers in defending against EEOC discrimination charges and Federal Lawsuits filed by former and current employees pursuant to Title VII, the ADA, and the ADEA

Education

Chelsea earned her B.A., summa cum laude, from Louisiana State University in 2009. She earned her J.D, cum laude, from the LSU Law Center in 2013. Chelsea was named to the Chancellor's List and received the CALI award for the highest grade in Introduction to Intellectual Property, Louisiana Civil Procedure and Advanced Copyright. She also was Graduate Editor for the Journal of Civil Law Studies and Executive Vice President of External Competitions for the Moot Court Board.

Admissions

  • Admitted, Louisiana, 2013; United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana; United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit

Memberships

  • Baton Rouge (Young Lawyer's Section Council Member, 2015-present), Louisiana State, Federal and American Bar Associations

Articles, Publications and Presentations

  • Employee Handbooks in Louisiana: Useful Tool of Ticking Time Bomb, Kean Miller Labor and Employment Seminar, Baton Rouge, October 2015
  • Internship Programs: Don't Become the Next Big Headline, LSU Olinde Career Center's Employer Drive-In Workshop, August 5, 2015
  • Definition of Spouse in Limbo Under the FMLA, Louisiana Law Blog, March 27, 2015.
  • Co-Presenter, "A Refresher on Assessing Performance and the Discipline and Termination of Employees." Kean Miller Labor and Employment Seminar, October 2014

Community Service

  • Board of Directors, The Arc of Baton Rouge
  • Member, Baton Rouge Bar Association, Young Lawyers' Section Council, 2015
  • Co-Chair, Kean Miller Belly Up with the Bar Committee, Baton Rouge Bar Association, 2014
  • Pro Bono Project Volunteer, Baton Rouge Bar Association, 2014