TULANE LAW SCHOOL
Juris Doctor, cum laude
THE COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY
B.S., Biology (Chemistry Minor)
Imtiaz A. Siddiqui
After graduating from Tulane Law School, I started my career as an attorney in New York City litigating antitrust and securities and financial fraud cases for a decade. In Lehman Brothers Securities Litigation, I took several key depositions, including the deposition of the Chief Operating Officer. I participated in lengthy negotiations of a global settlement involving one of the feeder funds in the Bernie Madoff ponzi scheme. In Freight Forwarders Antitrust Litigation, I conducted several interviews in Germany of employees of a cooperating co-conspirator.
Upon returning to New Orleans, I worked for the City of New Orleans as the city attorney for the Department of Public Works and Capital Projects Administration. During my time in the City Attorney's Office, I handled every one of the City's construction contracts and assisted with construction litigation and public bid disputes. I ultimately returned to the private sector where I practiced business, construction, appellate, and employment law at law firms until fulfilling my career-long goal of starting my own practice.
Publications & Presentations
Featured in Tulane Lawyer, Vol. 32-No. 1 (Fall 2016), "Charms & Challenges, Alumni Irresistibly Pulled Back to New Orleans."
Recent Developments in Construction Law in Louisiana, New Orleans Bar Association, July 2018
The Flow of a Construction Defect Lawsuit, 3rd Annual Southeast Construction Defect & Dispute Conference, October 2017
Construction Contracting, 13th Annual “Connecting Businesses With Contracts” Procurement Conference, April 2017
Activities & Affiliations
Louisiana State Bar Association
Tulane Law School, Civil Litigation Intersession
Tulane Law School, Trial Advocacy
American Inn of Court, Tulane Law Chapter
New Orleans Bar Association
Business Law and Construction Law Committees
American Bar Association
Forum on Construction
Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish
New York State Bar Association
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