Barry Grodsky, J.D., is a partner at the Taggart Morton law firm in New Orleans, practicing primarily in the areas of creditor rights, property management law, banking law, bankruptcy and commercial litigation. Mr. Grodsky received his degree in Business from the University of Texas in 1979 and his J.D. from Tulane University Law School in 1982. Mr. Grodsky entered private practice. After first completing internships with Congressman Billy Tauzin and U.S. District Judge Morey Sear and serving as a law clerk to State Judge Steven Plotkin. After serving on several committees and as Secretary for, and receiving various awards from, the Louisiana State Bar Association, Mr. Grodsky was elected President and will take office in June 2018. As an instructor at Tulane University, Mr. Grodsky has received several teaching awards and has served as a Faculty Fellow. He is married to attorney Cheri Grodsky, Associate Executive Director of the Louisiana State Bar Association, and they have one daughter, Caroline.