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Mr. Garrity is a partner in the firm’s bankruptcy section.  As a commercial litigator with more than 22 years’ experience, his work focuses on business and corporate law with an emphasis on representation of parties in Chapters 7 and 11 cases.  A native of New Orleans, he received his undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University in 1991, where he played baseball and was a member of the 1991 College World Series Champions.

Mr. Garrity has vast experience in the representation of debtors, creditors, chief restructuring officers, trustees and committees in a variety of industries, to include restaurants, convenience stores, apartment complexes, transportation, engineering, and construction.  He has represented parties in all phases of corporate debt restructurings, including negotiating out-of-court workouts and litigating in-court chapter 11 bankruptcy cases. 

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Garrity practiced at a Baton Rouge law firm specializing in bankruptcy.


  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Law


  • Southern University Law School — JD
  • Louisiana State University — BA, 1991


  • All State and Federal courts in Louisiana
  • 5th Circuit Court of Appeals


  • American Bar Association
  • Certified as Business Bankruptcy Specialist by the American Board of Certification and the Louisiana Board of Specialization
  • SuperLawyers, 2011 - 2012
  • Martindale-Hubbell™ AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated Lawyer
  • Member of the Bankruptcy Law Advisory Committee for the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization
  • Member of the Louisiana State and Baton Rouge Bar Associations

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