Admitted to Bar:     Louisiana, 1986; also admitted to United States District Court

                                   for the Western District of Louisiana, the United States Fifth

                                   Circuit Court of Appeal and the United States Tax Court

Education:                Ohio Wesleyan University (B.A. 1976)

                                   University of Georgia (M.S. 1981)

                                   Louisiana State University (J.D. 1985)

Memberships:         Louisiana State Bar Association; Inn on the Teche an American

                                   Inns of Court; Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel;

                                   American Bar Association

William ("Bill") A. Repaske has been a partner with the firm since January 1993. He maintains a general practice, including domestic and family law, personal injury, successions, real estate and general litigation.  Bill completed the 42 hour mediator training program at the Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine University. In addition to his law degree, Bill has an undergraduate degree with majors in plant ecology (Botany-Bacteriology) and animal behavior (Zoology), and a master's degree in swamp ecology (Botany). Prior to entering the field of law, Bill was a field biologist at the Savannah River Ecology Laboratory on the U.S. Department of Energy's Savannah River Plant in Aiken, South Carolina.  Bill is an avid motorcyclist and photographer in his spare time.