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Lawyer

Arsenia Inez Williams, American Lawyer. Bar: Louisiana 1982, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Louisiana 1984, United States Ct.Appeals (5th circuit) 1984, United States District Court (middle district) Louisiana 1985. Named Outstanding Young Woman of Lafayette, Lafayette Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1989.

Background

Williams, Arsenia Inez was born on June 5, 1957 in Bangkok. Daughter of Melvin Cecil and Arsenia Peri (Bekir) Williams.

Education

Bachelor in Spanish, Louisiana State University, 1978; Juris Doctor, Louisiana State University, 1982.

Career

Law clerk to presiding justice, 15th Judicial District Court, Lafayette, Louisiana, 1982-1983; associate, Fazzio & Saitta, Lafayette, 1983-1985; private practice,, Lafayette, 1985-1991; private practice, New Orleans, 1990-1991. Member international business committee World Trade Center New Orleans.

Achievements

  • Bar: Louisiana 1982, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Louisiana 1984, United States Ct.Appeals (5th circuit) 1984, United States District Court (middle district) Louisiana 1985.

Membership

Volunteer Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, 1983-1986. Member of advisory committee Louisiana Fifty States Project, 1988. Procurator, advisor, instructor Tribunal Court of Diocese of Lafayette, 1988.

Member American Bar Association, Louisiana State Bar Association (Outstanding Young Lawyer of Louisiana 1988), Baton Rouge Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers American, Acadiana Association for Women Attorneys.

Connections

father:
Melvin Cecil Williams

mother:
Arsenia Peri (Bekir) Williams