Candice HillmanLitigation attorney with 10 years experience in a variety of litigation areas. Currently practicing complex successions and property litigation. Previously experience includes representing government agencies, boards, and commissions in areas of Oil & Gas, Lands, Environmental, and Water.

Education

Southern University Law Center – J.D., law (2007 – 2011)

  • Activities and societies: Executive Editor of Law Review (2010-2011); Law Review Junior Member (2009-2010); Published “Should Teachers Be Taught?” 37 S.U. L.Rev. 185 (Spring 2010).

Southern University Law Center – Juris Doctorate, Law (2007 – 2011)

  • Member of the Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Evening Division Student, Rank: 2

Louisiana State University

  • Bachelor of Arts, Theatre (1999 – 2004)
  • Undergraduate Theatre Alliance, Secretary, 2 years
  • Kappa Delta Sorority, Epsilon Chapter

Experience

Attorney

  • Progeny Law Firm · Full-time (Feb 2021 – Present)
  • Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
  • Litigation attorney specializing in complex succession and property litigation.

Assistant Attorney General, Lands & Natural Resources

  • Office of the Louisiana Attorney General (Sep 2016 – Feb 2021)
  • Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Prosecution and Defense Litigation on behalf of the State of Louisiana primarily dealing with land issues, oil and gas, wildlife and fisheries, coastal conservation, and other cross governmental suits.

Defense Counsel

  • Louisiana Municipal Association (May 2015 – Sep 2016 )
  • Baton Rouge, Louisiana Area
  • Defense counsel for municipalities.

Assistant Attorney General, Land and Natural Resources

  • Louisiana Office of the Attorney General (Mar 2014 – May 2015)
  • baton rouge

Law Clerk

  • 16th Judicial District (Aug 2011 – Aug 2013)
  • St. Martinville, Louisiana
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