Yearly Archives: 2016

Attorneys selected for Inclusion in 2017 Super Lawyers

Friday, December 23rd, 2016

New Orleans, LA, (December 23, 2016) –  Chaffe McCall announces that 24 of its attorneys are included in the 2017 Super Lawyers list for Louisiana. Only five percent of attorneys in each state are chosen to receive this distinction. Super…More»


Former Chaffe McCall Attorney Elected as U.S. Senator

Monday, December 12th, 2016

New Orleans, LA (December 12, 2016) – Former Chaffe McCall Partner, John Neely Kennedy, was recently elected as a United States Senator from Louisiana, succeeding Senior Louisiana Senator, David Vitter. Kennedy won a land-slide victory with over 60 percent of…More»


New Orleans Magazine Selects Attorneys as Top Lawyers

Friday, November 11th, 2016

New Orleans Magazine announced its Top Lawyers for 2016 in the recently released November 2016 issue. Attorneys in Chaffe McCall’s New Orleans office were once again recognized as “the best from among 58 specialties.” The full list of those recognized…More»


Firm Received National Rankings

Monday, November 7th, 2016

New Orleans, LA (November 7, 2016) –  Chaffe McCall, for the fourth year in a row, was recently recognized by Best Lawyers and U.S. News & World Report among the top tier law firms in the nation for several practice…More»


City Business Selects Attorneys for Top Honor

Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

Shawn M. Bridgewater-Normand and Katharine R. Colletta were recently named by New Orleans City Business as members of the 2016 “Women of the Year” class. This list honors 50 prominent women whose successes in business and contributions to the community…More»


Chaffe McCall’s Anthony Dunbar To Recieve Charles J. Ogletree, Jr. Founders Award

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Anthony Dunbar, a partner at Chaffe McCall, will receive the 2016 Charles J. Ogletree, Jr. Founders award, one of five annual awards the Southern Center for Human Rights gives each year to honor lawyers, judges and educators. The awards are…More»


Admiralty Partners speak at Admiralty Law Institute at Tulane

Monday, September 26th, 2016

Chaffe McCall admiralty and maritime attorneys will serve in a variety of roles during the Tulane Admiralty Law Institute on October 26-28, 2016, at Tulane University. Chaffe McCall partners Hal Watson and Tom Forbes will serve as moderators and panelists,…More»


Attorney Michael Bush elected Chairman of AGC Labor and Employment Law Council

Monday, September 19th, 2016

Chaffe McCall attorney Michael Bush, a partner in the firm’s New Orleans office, has been elected incoming Chairman of the AGC of America’s Labor & Employment Law Council. His term will begin in mid-2017. The AGC Labor and Employment Law…More»


Collective Effort from Chaffe McCall Professionals

Monday, August 29th, 2016

BATON ROUGE, LA (August 29, 2016) – On this, the eleventh anniversary of Katrina, as we reflect back on our own challenges faced and loses suffered during that catastrophic event, it is heartwarming to know that when others faced similar…More»


Washington and Lee Law Review Publishes Peter Strasser Article

Thursday, August 18th, 2016

New Orleans Government Investigations & White Collar Partner, Peter Strasser, recently published an article in the Washington and Lee Law Review  entitled “An Anti-Corruption Bureau’s Inexorable Endeavor: A Study of Malawi’s Cashgate Scandal.”The article examines whether the southern African nation…More»