Berrigan and Richard to be Honored as LSU Law Distinguished Alumni in Program Set for Tonight

Baton Rouge, Sept. 23, 2011 — The Honorable Helen “Ginger” Berrigan and Oliver G. “Rick” Richard III will be honored as the 2011 LSU Law Center Distinguished Alumni of the Year at an event scheduled for Friday, September 23, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. at the LSU Union in the Cotillion Ballroom.  Berrigan and Richard are 1977 graduates of the Law Center.  The award is given annually to an alumnus or alumni who exemplify the highest quality and ethical standards of the legal profession.  It also recognizes personal professional achievements, as well as loyalty to the LSU Law Center.