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Leonard L. Kilgore III

Contact: (225) 382-3406
Experience:
Law School: Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center
Jurisdiction: Louisiana

OVERVIEW

Practice Areas
  • Energy, Oil and Gas
  • Environmental Law
  • Gov & Administrative Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Expropriation, Land Use and Wetlands Loss
  • Legacy Oil Field Sites
  • Pipeline Rupture Litigation
  • Superfund
  • Toxic Tort Litigation
  • Underground Storage Tanks (USTs)
  • Water Enforcement / Clean Water Act
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Louisiana
Languages
 SpokenWritten
English  
Professional Experience
Partner, Kean Miller LLP
Current
Education
Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law CenterJ.D.Law
Louisiana State UniversityB.A.
Awards
Louisiana Super Lawyers, Super Lawyers
Awarded from 2009-2015
Baton Rouge Lawyer of the Year in Environmental Litigation, Best Lawyers
Also awarded in 2012
The Best Lawyers in America - Environmental Law and Litigation - Environmental, Best Lawyers
Awarded from 2007-2014
America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers USA
Awarded from 2006-2014
Baton Rouge Lawyer of the Year in Environmental Law, Best Lawyers
AV Rating, Martindale Hubbell
Speaking Engagements
  • Hazardous Waste Site Liabilities under CERCLA and Other Federal Laws, LSU Center of Continuing Professional Development
    1990
  • Louisiana RECAP Remediation Program
    Louisiana State University
    2002
Professional Associations
Member, Defense Research Institute
Current
Member, Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
Current
Fellow, Louisiana Bar Foundation
Current
Member, LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center Chancellor's Council
Current
Member, LSU Law Center Board of Trustees
Current
Member, American Bar Association
Current
Member, Baton Rouge Bar Association
Current
Member, Louisiana State Bar Association
Current
Board of Directors, Baton Rouge Sheltered Workshop
Current
Past President, Board of Directors, Association for Retarded Citizens, Baton Rouge, Inc.
Current
Past President, Board of Directors, Baton Rouge Green
Current
Past President, Board of Directors, Louisiana Arts and Science Museum
Current
Sustaining Member, Friends of Scouting
Current
Past Member, Board of Directors, Friends of LSU Art Museum
Current
Administrative Board, University United Methodist Church
Current
Past President, Board of Directors, Baton Rouge Speech and Hearing Foundation
Current

PUBLICATIONS

Articles & Publications
  • Defense of Hazardous Waste Cases
    National Business Institute
  • Environmental Regulation of Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
    Louisiana Mineral Law Institute
  • Expert Depositions in the Era of Daubert (and its Progeny)
    ABA Environmental Litigation Section
  • Louisiana Environmental Handbook
    Lawyers Cooperative Publishing
  • Recent Developments in Environmental Law Affecting Gulf Coast Mineral Operations
    Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Institute on Oil and Gas Operations

WEBSITES & BLOGS

Website: Leonard L. Kilgore III's Website Profile
Website: Kean Miller Website
Blog: Louisiana Law Blog

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    CONTACT & MAP

    400 Convention St #700
    P.O. Box 3513 (70821-3513)
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    USA
    Telephone: (225) 382-3406
    Fax: (225) 388-9133