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

  • DRI Free CLE Webinar and Networking event: March 9, 2017

    Please join Chaffe McCall’s Appellate Section as it hosts DRI’s Appellate Advocacy Committee’s first Free National Webcast and Networking Event Appellate Counsel at Trial: Protecting the Record and Putting Your Best Foot Forward Free CLE Webcast and Networking Reception WHEN Thursday, March…More»

  • The O.W. Bankruptcy and The Resulting Legal Issues

    Chaffe McCall’s Admiralty and Maritime member, Ifigeneia Xanthopoulou, recently published an article entitled “THE O.W. BANKRUPTCY AND THE RESULTING LEGAL ISSUES” in the American Bar Association’s Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Law Journal.  The piece was published in the Fall 2016, Volume 52,…More»

  • Attorneys Provide Pro Bono Legal Services at Harry Tompson Rebuild Center

    Six Chaffe McCall Attorneys Provide January Pro Bono Legal Services at New Orleans’ Harry Tompson Rebuild Center   In a profession defined by billable hours, the Chaffe McCall law firm also prioritizes philanthropy, kicking off 2017 by providing pro bono…More»

  • Attorneys selected for Inclusion in 2017 Super Lawyers

    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»