Brian C. Flanagan

Brian C. Flanagan

Associate

318-934-0253
bflanagan@bwor.com
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Brian C. Flanagan

Associate

318-221-6858
bflanagan@bwor.com
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Brian C. Flanagan joined Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts in 2013. Mr. Flanagan practices primarily in the area of general civil litigation and appellate representation. 

He received his Juris Doctor from Louisiana State University Law School in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and was a member of the Louisiana Law Review.  

In law school, he received CALI (Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction) awards for the highest grade in Mineral Rights, Successions and Donations, Income Tax, and Louisiana Civil Procedure.  He was the recipient of the Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts Scholarship, the Energy and Mineral Law Foundation Law Student Scholarship award, the F. Neelis Endowed Energy Law Scholarship, and was a graduate editor of the Journal of Civil Law Studies. Mr. Flanagan received the Chancellor’s List Award three times, and twice received the newly created Paul M. Hebert Scholar Award, an award reserved for finishing in the top 10% of students in a semester.

Mr. Flanagan also earned a master of arts from Louisiana State University in Shreveport, and a bachelor of music from Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts.

He is a Fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation, and a member of the Harry V. Booth and Judge Henry Politz American Inn of Court. In addition, he is Vice Chair of the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division Litigation Committee and is a member of the Northwest Louisiana Community Partnership Panel for the Louisiana Bar Foundation. He also served as 2016 Law Day Chairman for the Shreveport Bar Association as a member of the Executive Committee for the association’s Young Lawyer Section.  

He was one of two editors for Professor Patrick S. Ottinger’s Louisiana Mineral Leases: A Treatise, published in June 2016.

Additionally, Mr. Flanagan currently serves on the Advisory Board for the Renzi Arts and Education Center, and has served on the Board of Directors of Catholic Charities from 2013-2016.  He is a representative of Blanchard Walker for the Independence Bowl Foundation.

He is an associate at Blanchard Walker and may be reached at (318)-934-0253 or bflanagan@bwor.com.

Brian C. Flanagan joined Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts in 2013. Mr. Flanagan practices primarily in the area of general civil litigation and appellate representation. 

He received his Juris Doctor from Louisiana State University Law School in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and was a member of the Louisiana Law Review.  

In law school, he received CALI (Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction) awards for the highest grade in Mineral Rights, Successions and Donations, Income Tax, and Louisiana Civil Procedure.  He was the recipient of the Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts Scholarship, the Energy and Mineral Law Foundation Law Student Scholarship award, the F. Neelis Endowed Energy Law Scholarship, and was a graduate editor of the Journal of Civil Law Studies. Mr. Flanagan received the Chancellor’s List Award three times, and twice received the newly created Paul M. Hebert Scholar Award, an award reserved for finishing in the top 10% of students in a semester.

Mr. Flanagan also earned a master of arts from Louisiana State University in Shreveport, and a bachelor of music from Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts.

He is a Fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation, and a member of the Harry V. Booth and Judge Henry Politz American Inn of Court. In addition, he is Vice Chair of the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division Litigation Committee and is a member of the Northwest Louisiana Community Partnership Panel for the Louisiana Bar Foundation. He also served as 2016 Law Day Chairman for the Shreveport Bar Association as a member of the Executive Committee for the association’s Young Lawyer Section.  

He was one of two editors for Professor Patrick S. Ottinger’s Louisiana Mineral Leases: A Treatise, published in June 2016.

Additionally, Mr. Flanagan currently serves on the Advisory Board for the Renzi Arts and Education Center, and has served on the Board of Directors of Catholic Charities from 2013-2016.  He is a representative of Blanchard Walker for the Independence Bowl Foundation.

He is an associate at Blanchard Walker and may be reached at (318)-934-0253 or bflanagan@bwor.com.

Brian C. Flanagan joined Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts in 2013.  He received his Juris Doctor from Louisiana State University Law School in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and was a member of the Louisiana Law Review.  

In law school, he received CALI (Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction) awards for the highest grade in Mineral Rights, Successions and Donations, Income Tax, and Louisiana Civil Procedure.  He was the recipient of the Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts Scholarship, the Energy and Mineral Law Foundation Law Student Scholarship award, the F. Neelis Endowed Energy Law Scholarship, and was a graduate editor of the Journal of Civil Law Studies. Mr. Flanagan received the Chancellor’s List Award three times, and twice received the newly created Paul M. Hebert Scholar Award, an award reserved for finishing in the top 10% of students in a semester.

Mr. Flanagan also earned a master of arts from Louisiana State University in Shreveport, and a bachelor of music from Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts.

He is a Fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation, and a member of the Harry V. Booth and Judge Henry Politz American Inn of Court.  In addition, he is Vice Chair of the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyer’s Division Litigation Section and is a member of the Northwest Louisiana Community Partnership Panel for the Louisiana Bar Foundation. He also serves as Law Day Chairman 2016 for the Shreveport Bar Association and is a member of the Executive Committee for the association’s Young Lawyer Section.  

He was one of two editors for Professor Patrick S. Ottinger’s Louisiana Mineral Leases: A Treatise, published in June 2016.
Mr. Flanagan currently serves on the Advisory Board for the Renzi Arts and Education Center, and has served on the Board of Directors of Catholic Charities from 2013-2016.  He is a representative of Blanchard Walker for the Independence Bowl Foundation.

Mr. Flanagan practices primarily in the area of general civil litigation and appellate representation. 

He is an associate at Blanchard Walker and may be reached at 318-934-0253 or bflanagan@bwor.com

 
Brian C. Flanagan joined Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts in 2013. Mr. Flanagan practices primarily in the area of general civil litigation and appellate representation. 

He received his Juris Doctor from Louisiana State University Law School in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and was a member of the Louisiana Law Review.  

In law school, he received CALI (Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction) awards for the highest grade in Mineral Rights, Successions and Donations, Income Tax, and Louisiana Civil Procedure.  He was the recipient of the Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts Scholarship, the Energy and Mineral Law Foundation Law Student Scholarship award, the F. Neelis Endowed Energy Law Scholarship, and was a graduate editor of the Journal of Civil Law Studies. Mr. Flanagan received the Chancellor’s List Award three times, and twice received the newly created Paul M. Hebert Scholar Award, an award reserved for finishing in the top 10% of students in a semester.

Mr. Flanagan also earned a master of arts from Louisiana State University in Shreveport, and a bachelor of music from Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts.

He is a Fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation, and a member of the Harry V. Booth and Judge Henry Politz American Inn of Court. In addition, he is Vice Chair of the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division Litigation Committee and is a member of the Northwest Louisiana Community Partnership Panel for the Louisiana Bar Foundation. He also served as 2016 Law Day Chairman for the Shreveport Bar Association as a member of the Executive Committee for the association’s Young Lawyer Section.  

He was one of two editors for Professor Patrick S. Ottinger’s Louisiana Mineral Leases: A Treatise, published in June 2016.

Additionally, Mr. Flanagan currently serves on the Advisory Board for the Renzi Arts and Education Center, and has served on the Board of Directors of Catholic Charities from 2013-2016.  He is a representative of Blanchard Walker for the Independence Bowl Foundation.

He is an associate at Blanchard Walker and may be reached at (318)-934-0253 or bflanagan@bwor.com.

Mr. Adkins’ practice at Blanchard Walker focuses on energy and commercial litigation. His litigation practice includes a broad array of commercial and business disputes, as well as cases involving oilfield contamination; mineral landowner and lessee disputes; mineral regulatory issues; and, other aspects of oilfield litigation. 

He earned his undergraduate degree at Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, Louisiana (summa cum laude; Phi Kappa Phi) and his law degree at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where he was a member of the Louisiana Law Review. 

Mr. Adkins was admitted to practice in 1984 and joined Blanchard Walker in 1988.  He has practiced in numerous state courts throughout the State of Louisiana and in all Louisiana federal district courts, and has appeared before both the Louisiana Supreme Court and the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.  He is a member of the American, Louisiana and Shreveport Bar Associations and the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel, as well as the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association.  Mr. Adkins also serves on the Louisiana State Law Institute Mineral Law-Legacy Disputes Committee.

Mr. Adkins’ practice at Blanchard Walker focuses on energy and commercial litigation. His litigation practice includes a broad array of commercial and business disputes, as well as cases involving oilfield contamination; mineral landowner and lessee disputes; mineral regulatory issues; and, other aspects of oilfield litigation. 

He earned his undergraduate degree at Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, Louisiana (summa cum laude; Phi Kappa Phi) and his law degree at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where he was a member of the Louisiana Law Review. 

Mr. Adkins was admitted to practice in 1984 and joined Blanchard Walker in 1988.  He has practiced in numerous state courts throughout the State of Louisiana and in all Louisiana federal district courts, and has appeared before both the Louisiana Supreme Court and the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.  He is a member of the American, Louisiana and Shreveport Bar Associations and the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel, as well as the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association.  Mr. Adkins also serves on the Louisiana State Law Institute Mineral Law-Legacy Disputes Committee.

 
Brian C. Flanagan joined Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts in 2013. Mr. Flanagan practices primarily in the area of general civil litigation and appellate representation. 

He received his Juris Doctor from Louisiana State University Law School in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and was a member of the Louisiana Law Review.  

In law school, he received CALI (Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction) awards for the highest grade in Mineral Rights, Successions and Donations, Income Tax, and Louisiana Civil Procedure.  He was the recipient of the Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts Scholarship, the Energy and Mineral Law Foundation Law Student Scholarship award, the F. Neelis Endowed Energy Law Scholarship, and was a graduate editor of the Journal of Civil Law Studies. Mr. Flanagan received the Chancellor’s List Award three times, and twice received the newly created Paul M. Hebert Scholar Award, an award reserved for finishing in the top 10% of students in a semester.

Mr. Flanagan also earned a master of arts from Louisiana State University in Shreveport, and a bachelor of music from Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts.

He is a Fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation, and a member of the Harry V. Booth and Judge Henry Politz American Inn of Court. In addition, he is Vice Chair of the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division Litigation Committee and is a member of the Northwest Louisiana Community Partnership Panel for the Louisiana Bar Foundation. He also served as 2016 Law Day Chairman for the Shreveport Bar Association as a member of the Executive Committee for the association’s Young Lawyer Section.  

He was one of two editors for Professor Patrick S. Ottinger’s Louisiana Mineral Leases: A Treatise, published in June 2016.

Additionally, Mr. Flanagan currently serves on the Advisory Board for the Renzi Arts and Education Center, and has served on the Board of Directors of Catholic Charities from 2013-2016.  He is a representative of Blanchard Walker for the Independence Bowl Foundation.

He is an associate at Blanchard Walker and may be reached at (318)-934-0253 or bflanagan@bwor.com.

Mr. Adkins’ practice at Blanchard Walker focuses on energy and commercial litigation. His litigation practice includes a broad array of commercial and business disputes, as well as cases involving oilfield contamination; mineral landowner and lessee disputes; mineral regulatory issues; and, other aspects of oilfield litigation. 

He earned his undergraduate degree at Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, Louisiana (summa cum laude; Phi Kappa Phi) and his law degree at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where he was a member of the Louisiana Law Review. 

Mr. Adkins was admitted to practice in 1984 and joined Blanchard Walker in 1988.  He has practiced in numerous state courts throughout the State of Louisiana and in all Louisiana federal district courts, and has appeared before both the Louisiana Supreme Court and the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.  He is a member of the American, Louisiana and Shreveport Bar Associations and the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel, as well as the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association.  Mr. Adkins also serves on the Louisiana State Law Institute Mineral Law-Legacy Disputes Committee.

Mr. Adkins’ practice at Blanchard Walker focuses on energy and commercial litigation. His litigation practice includes a broad array of commercial and business disputes, as well as cases involving oilfield contamination; mineral landowner and lessee disputes; mineral regulatory issues; and, other aspects of oilfield litigation. 

He earned his undergraduate degree at Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, Louisiana (summa cum laude; Phi Kappa Phi) and his law degree at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where he was a member of the Louisiana Law Review. 

Mr. Adkins was admitted to practice in 1984 and joined Blanchard Walker in 1988.  He has practiced in numerous state courts throughout the State of Louisiana and in all Louisiana federal district courts, and has appeared before both the Louisiana Supreme Court and the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.  He is a member of the American, Louisiana and Shreveport Bar Associations and the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel, as well as the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association.  Mr. Adkins also serves on the Louisiana State Law Institute Mineral Law-Legacy Disputes Committee.


Civil Litigation & Appellate Representation
Oil & Gas
Personal Injury Defense
Louisiana, 2013
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana
U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana
U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana
U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
Louisiana State University Law School, 2013

Honors: Magna cum laude
Member, Louisiana Law Review

Louisiana State University in Shreveport, 2010
Berklee College of Music, 2005

Honors: Cum laude

Memberships

American Bar Association
Louisiana State Bar Association
Shreveport Bar Association
Harry V. Booth & Henry A. Politz American Inn of Court, Member
Louisiana Bar Foundation, Fellow

Community Involvement:
Renzi Arts & Education Center, Advisory Board, 2015-present
Catholic Charities of North Louisiana, Board of Directors, 2013-2016

Honors

40 Under 40 Honoree, Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce, 2016