Melissa Caruso Joins Kean Miller

Kean Miller LLP is pleased to announce that Melissa B. Caruso has joined the firm as an associate attorney in the Baton Rouge office.  Ms. Caruso will practice in the Commercial Litigation, Healthcare Litigation and Medical Malpractice Defense Groups.  She has experience in business entity formation and counseling, general casualty, health care, products liability and workers' compensation law.  She has represented clients in credentialing matters before the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners and before Medical Review panels.

About Melissa Caruso
A native of Baton Rouge and an LSU graduate, Ms. Caruso received her J.D. from the Loyola University School of Law in 2007.  She is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association.

About Kean Miller
With over 120 lawyers, Kean Miller served the legal needs of Louisiana businesses and Fortune 500 companies.  The firm maintains offices in Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Lake Charles, Louisiana and is the largest law firm in the Greater Baton Rouge region.  The firm serves clients in numerous industries including energy, petrochemical and chemical, technology and telecommunications, transportation, media and advertising, financial services, insurance, gaming, government and education, healthcare, manufacturing, real estate, retail, construction and leasing.  The firm combines the talent and expertise of its lawyers into multi-disciplinary client and industry teams.  These teams are comprised of seasoned legal professionals from a variety of disciplines who are equipped to identify legal and business needs and to develop superior service strategies that provide unmatched support to the client.

For more information, contact Steve Boutwell at or 225.389.3736