New Orleans Construction Lawyers

D’Arcy Vicknair at the Associated Builders and Contractors of Louisiana’s 2022 Convention



The Associated Builders and Contractors of Louisiana is holding its annual Convention this week at The Lodge in Gulf Shores, Alabama.  D’Arcy Vicknair is proud to be a sponsor for the Thursday night dinner.   In addition, Adrian D’Arcy is looking forward to being on Friday morning’s Construction Legal Panel.

Jordan Williams Joins the D’Arcy Vicknair Team


D’Arcy Vicknair is delighted to announce that Jordan Williams will be joining the firm as an associate!

As a recent Tulane Law School graduate, Jordan is familiar to most of the attorneys and staff at D’Arcy Vicknair, as he worked with them during his law school internship. At D’Arcy Vicknair, Jordan will focus on commercial civil litigation, with an emphasis in the areas of construction and suretyship.

As D’Arcy Vicknair continues to grow, we are excited to have Jordan join us on the journey!

Christopher Joseph Selected to the ABA’s Young Leadership Academy



D’Arcy Vicknair is delighted to announce that associate Christopher D. Joseph, Jr. has been selected to the American Bar Association’s (“ABA”) Young Lawyers Division (“YLD”) Leadership Academy. The YLD Leadership Academy is a two-year leadership training program that, among other things, provides its members with opportunities to serve on YLD boards and prepares young attorneys for leadership roles with the ABA. Congratulations to Chris for this great accomplishment!

Ashley Robinson Selected to Super Lawyers

Ashley Robinson lawyer LouisianaD’Arcy Vicknair is proud to announce that Ashley Robinson has been selected to 2022’s Super Lawyers! Ashley had previously been designated by Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star” from 2014 through 2018, in the field of construction litigation and this is her first distinction as a Super Lawyer. Congratulations to Ashley on a well-deserved selection!

Adrian D’Arcy has been again selected to 2022’s Super Lawyers in the fields of Surety and Construction Litigation, and Andrew Vicknair has previously been selected as a Super Lawyer in the field of Construction Litigation. Congratulations to them both as well.

D’Arcy Vicknair Sponsors Associated Builders and Contractors Bayou Chapter Spring Golf Tournament



D’Arcy Vicknair was proud to be a sponsor of this year’s Associated Builders and Contractors, Bayou Chapter, Spring Golf Tournament. D’Arcy Vicknair’s own Andrew Vicknair and Ashley Robinson were on hand to serve up drinks and snacks to the golfers as they played through. A great time was had by all and D’Arcy Vicknair looks forward to the next ABC Bayou Chapter event!


D’Arcy Vicknair Attorneys to Teach at Loyola Law School in the Fall of 2022


D’Arcy Vicknair is proud to announce that two of its attorneys, Adrian D’Arcy and Norman Mott, will have the honor of teaching at Loyola College of Law this Fall. They are both excited to impart their expertise in their respective practices to the students of Loyola’s College of Law.

Adrian will be teaching a class in Construction and Surety law and Norman will be teaching Labor and Employment Law.

Adrian D’Arcy and Andrew Vicknair to Present Live Webinar: Managing Construction with AIA Documents A201: General Conditions

D’Arcy Vicknair founding partners, Adrian D’Arcy and Andrew Vicknair will be co-presenting a live webinar for HalfMoon Education, Inc., along with Mr. David Green, on April 21, 2022: Managing Construction with AIA Documents A201: General Conditions.

Join Adrian, Andy and David as as they examine the purpose and function of the AIA Document A201, including the relationship and responsibilities of the parties to the contract/project and the health, safety, and welfare of the owners, occupants, and general public.

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Norman Mott Appointed to the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization Labor Law Advisory Commission


D’Arcy Vicknair is proud to announce that Mr. Norman A. Mott, III has been appointed to Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization Labor Law Advisory Commission!


We are excited to see Norman bring his Labor Law expertise to the Commission.

Andrew Vicknair to Present Live Webinar: Fundamentals of Trade Secrets vs. Patents

D’Arcy Vicknair founding partner, Andrew Vicknair, will be presenting a live webinar for Lorman Education Services: Fundamentals of Trade Secrets vs. Patents. The webinar will allow attendees to gain an understanding of the differences between trade secrets and patents, and on what can and should be done to protect them. Join Andy on April 28, 2022, 1:00 pm EST to learn more about Intellectual Property Basics, Trade Secrets, and Design Patent.

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Peter Graffeo Joins the D’Arcy Vicknair Team



The attorneys at D’Arcy Vicknair are proud to welcome former colleague, Peter-Raymond Graffeo, to the team!

With a background in civil engineering, Peter-Raymond brings a unique approach to his practice of construction and surety law, commercial litigation, and business law. D’Arcy Vicknair is excited to have Peter-Raymond on board!


Norman Mott and Ashley Robinson to Present CLE on COVID Restrictions and OSHA Compliance

Ashley Robinson lawyer Louisiana D’Arcy Vicknair is pleased to announce that Norman Mott and Ashley Robinson will be co-presenting a CLE for the New Orleans Bar Association on March 25: “COVID Restrictions and OSHA Compliance.” Norman and Ashley will take a look at local COVID Restrictions and OSHA Compliance in the wake of the most recent United States Supreme Court decision on vaccination mandates. You can attend in-person (which includes complementary lunch), or via Zoom, with New Orleans Bar Association members being provided a discount. Please click here to find out how you can register. We look forward to seeing you there!

We’re Open!

D'Arcy Vicknair founders

Adrian and Andy are delighted to announce the opening of D’Arcy Vicknair, L.L.C. After over 17 years of working side-by-side, Adrian and Andy decided to branch out on their own and launch their own firm. The firm will provide efficient, cost-effective and innovative legal services to their clients, while maintaining the standards of excellence for which they are known.

Joining Adrian and Andy in this new endeavor are Ashley Robinson and Christopher Joseph, attorneys that bring integrity, legal acumen and a great attitude to the firm. Along with a fantastic seasoned support staff, the team at D’Arcy Vicknair, L.L.C. is committed to providing quality work to its clients.

By making the work environment for its attorneys and staff as transparent and as inclusive as possible, D’Arcy Vicknair, L.L.C. strives to create an atmosphere that will foster growth and success for the firm and for those in the firm.

We look forward to a great 2022 and beyond!