International

The International Law Section of Chaffe McCall, L.L.P. advises domestic and foreign clients on a wide range of international legal issues.  We represent U.S. clients in other countries, as well as foreign interests in the U.S.  Our attorneys provide counsel on numerous U.S. regulations that affect international trade, such as import-export regulations, Office of Foreign Assets Control Sanctions, and export controls.

We have assisted clients with international arbitration and cross-border litigation, the enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards, and the collection of evidence abroad.  We have further addressed and resolved international legal questions arising in U.S. litigation, such as sovereign immunity, comity, the act-of-state doctrine, foreign law, and treaties and conventions.

The Section is multicultural and multilingual, including attorneys fluent in Spanish, Greek, Portuguese, Polish, Croatian, German, French, and Italian.  Our lawyers maintain a wide network of contacts and consultants locally and abroad, including surveyors, accountants, translators, and law firms, allowing us to rapidly and effectively assist our clients across the globe.

Featured News

  • Chaffe Entrepreneur Challenge Winner: Realized Designs Projects

    Chaffe McCall congratulates Realized Designs Projects for winning this year’s Chaffe Entrepreneur Challenge Award In collaboration with The Idea Village, Chaffe McCall recently presented The “Chaffe Entrepreneur Challenge Award” to local entrepreneur, Realized Designs Projects, a start-up business that moved…More»

  • 5 Takeaways on Diversifying Maritime Law

    In Case You Missed It: 5 Takeaways from the ABA’s joint Admiralty and Diversity Committees Presentation on Diversifying Maritime Law On March 9, 2017, the ABA featured a great presentation on diversifying maritime law, aimed at acknowledging the general lack…More»

  • Real Estate Partner speaks at ABA’s Building Blocks of Commercial Real Estate CLE

    On March 8, 2017 Real Estate Partner, G. Wogan Bernard, was a speaker at the American Bar Association Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law – Building Blocks of Commercial Real Estate CLE program.  He spoke on “Negotiating Commercial…More»

  • CityBusiness Leadership in Law Award: William H. Langenstein

    Chaffe McCall partner William H. Langenstein has been selected for the 2017 New Orleans CityBusiness Leadership in Law Class. The annual “CityBusiness’ Leadership in Law” designation is awarded to 50 legal professionals, who are nominated by their peers, and chosen…More»