Represented a green technologies company in connection with a debt issuance in excess of $25 million.
Assisted the City of New Orleans in negotiating a Cooperative Endeavor Agreement with the Audubon Commission for the redevelopment of a portion of the New Orleans Mississippi Riverfront into public park space.
Assisted a purchaser in its acquisition of a large shipping facility located in Lafayette, Louisiana.
Professional & Civic Activities
Professional and Civic Activities
Ms. McBride is Chair of the Association for Corporate Growth (“ACG”) Louisiana, Young ACG Louisiana network. She is a Philanthropy Committee Member of the New Orleans Chapter of the Federal Bar Association Young Lawyers Division. She is Secretary of the Board of Directors for NetWork Volunteers, a Louisiana non-profit corporation. Ms. McBride is also the Social Chair of the Loyola University New Orleans College of Law Young Alumni Board and was voted its 2017 Young Alumna of the Year.
Outside of her legal practice, Ms. McBride performs with the Foxhole Improvisational Comedy Troupe and is an active member of Stonewall Sports in New Orleans. She is a former USA Boxing coach and amateur boxer and was a National Golden Gloves Silver Medalist in 2010.
Honors & Awards
Honors & Awards
Ms. McBride received the President's Award from the New Orleans Chapter of the Federal Bar Association in 2018 for her service as Chair of the Younger Lawyers Division Philanthropy Committee and its Landmark Cases project.
News & Events
In the News
Moderator, "Women in Finance, A Roadmap to Success: The Evolving Role of Mentorship," ACG Louisiana Luncheon, September 2018.
Speaker, "Introduction to Reading Contracts for Entrepreneurs," Urban League of Louisiana's Women-in-Business Challenge, November 2017.
Note, Agency for International Development v. Alliance for Open Society International, Inc.: Balancing Congress's Spending Power against First Amendment Liberties, 59 Loy. L. Rev. 1049 (2013).
Comment, The Need for Legislative Authorization of Noncompete Servitudes in Commercial Leases, 61 Loy. L. Rev. 325 (2015).
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 2015
- Editor in Chief, Loyola Law Review, 2014-2015
- William L. Crowe Scholar
- Law Excellence Awards: Legal Research and Writing, Civil Law Property II, Evidence, Mineral Law, Security Rights, Louisiana Secured Transactions, Civil Law Donations & Trust, and Income Taxation
Loyola University New Orleans, B.A., 2007