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Firm mourns the passing of former Partner Charles L. Chassaignac III

Friday, January 19th, 2018

With deep sorrow, Chaffe McCall mourns the passing of  former New Orleans Managing Partner, Charles “Charlie” L. Chassaignac, who died on Thursday, January 18, 2018, at the age of 77. Charlie had an outstanding legal career as a Products Liability…More»

 

Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Super Lawyers 2018

Friday, January 5th, 2018

New Orleans, LA (January 2, 2018) –  Chaffe McCall is excited to announce that 29 of our attorneys are selected for inclusion in the Super Lawyers® 2018 list for Louisiana.  Only five percent of attorneys in each state are chosen…More»

 

Chaffe McCall’s New Orleans Top Lawyers

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

New Orleans Magazine announced its Top Lawyers for 2017 in the recently released November 2017 issue. Once again attorneys in Chaffe McCall’s New Orleans office were recognized as “the best from among 58 specialties.” The full list of those recognized…More»

 

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Using Jury Focus Groups and Mock Trials to Win Your Jury Trial

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Chaffe McCall looks forward to participating in New Orleans Bar Association’s 2017 Procrastinators’ Program on December 19th. Please join Walter Becker as he presents: Using Jury Focus Groups and Mock Trials to Win Your Jury Trial 9:00-10:00 AM Tuesday, December…More»

 

Loan Amendments: Borrower and Lender Beware

Monday, November 13th, 2017

Wogan Bernard to co-present ABA CLE Program for Borrowers and Lenders on Loan Amendments Loan Amendments: Borrower and Lender Beware! Wednesday, November 15, 2017 1:00 – 2:30 pm ET The presentation will cover the following topics: Due Diligence—What additional due…More»

 

LSU 23rd Annual Bankruptcy Law Seminar with Messina

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Register to attend this year’s LSU Bankruptcy Law Seminar and listen to Chaffe McCall’s Bankruptcy partner, David Messina, speak on “Recent Developments in Student Loans.” This content-rich program will discuss different interpretations of “Undue Hardship.”  Particularly,  why its so easy…More»

 

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Fifth Circuit Hands Down Highly Anticipated En Banc Ruling

Friday, January 12th, 2018

On Monday, January 8, 2018, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit handed down its much anticipated en banc decision in In re Larry Doiron, Inc., setting forth a new test for determining whether a contract for…More»

 

Client Work Showcased in The Times-Picayune article

Thursday, December 28th, 2017

For its feature article “DXC signs lease for downtown high-rise on Poydras Street,” NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune reported the real estate work of Chaffe McCall’s Managing Partner, E. Howell Crosby, on the Freeport McMoRan Building and DXC Technologies. To read…More»

 

Victory for Oil Platform Contractor at District Court and Appeals Court

Friday, October 6th, 2017

Persuasive Appellate Advocacy Contributes to Success for Client Background On November 16, 2012, an explosion occurred on an offshore oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Louisiana.  Three workers died, and several others were injured.  Chaffe…More»

 

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Fifth Circuit Hands Down Highly Anticipated En Banc Ruling

Friday, January 12th, 2018

On Monday, January 8, 2018, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit handed down its much anticipated en banc decision in In re Larry Doiron, Inc., setting forth a new test for determining whether a contract for…More»

 

Top Recognition from U.S. News & World Report “Best Law Firms” Rankings

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Chaffe McCall Earns Top Recognition from U.S. News & World Report “Best Law Firms” Rankings Chaffe McCall announced today recognition of its national Admiralty & Maritime Law practice by U.S. News & World Report. The practice earned  Tier 1 ranking in…More»

 

Victory for Oil Platform Contractor at District Court and Appeals Court

Friday, October 6th, 2017

Persuasive Appellate Advocacy Contributes to Success for Client Background On November 16, 2012, an explosion occurred on an offshore oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Louisiana.  Three workers died, and several others were injured.  Chaffe…More»