Yearly Archives: 2019

Chaffe McCall Attorneys Recognized in Louisiana Super Lawyers and Rising Stars (by Thomson Reuters) 2020

Friday, December 20th, 2019

December  20, 2019 –  Chaffe McCall is pleased to announce that 21 of our attorneys are selected for inclusion in the Super Lawyers® 2020 list for Louisiana.  Only five percent of attorneys in each state are chosen to receive this…More»

Slater Joins Chaffe McCall as Partner in New Orleans Civil Litigation Practice

Tuesday, November 26th, 2019

NEW ORLEANS, LA (November 25, 2019) – Chaffe McCall welcomes Benjamin R Slater, III to its Civil Litigation practice in New Orleans. Ben joins the firm as a Partner with a practice focusing on railroad and transportation law, energy, restaurant,…More»

Chaffe McCall Elevates Amy McIntire to Partner

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

New Orleans, LA (November 19, 2019) – Chaffe McCall is pleased to announce that Amy McIntire has been elected as a Partner.  Amy joined Chaffe McCall in 2013 and is a member of the firm’s Litigation group, where she focuses…More»

Season of Giving: Chaffe McCall Proudly Donates to Second Harvest Food Bank

Wednesday, November 13th, 2019

Chaffe McCall, a regional law firm serving clients across the U.S., has once again joined forces with Second Harvest Food Bank in the fight against hunger. Chaffe McCall has made a donation to Second Harvest Food Bank, helping to feed…More»

U.S. News & World Report Names Chaffe McCall Among “Best Law Firms” 2020

Monday, November 11th, 2019

The National 2020 Best Lawyers® list includes top-tier rankings for Chaffe McCall Chaffe McCall is pleased to announce its inclusion in the 2020 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report. The rankings, presented in tiers, showcase law…More»

Chaffe McCall attorneys listed in the New Orleans Magazine Top Lawyers List 2019

Monday, November 4th, 2019

New Orleans Magazine announced its Top Lawyers for 2019 in the recently released November 2019 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»

New Salary Threshold for Exempt White-Collar Employees

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) recently announced the long-awaited final rule increasing the minimum salary that white-collar employees must be paid in order to qualify as exempt from federal law’s overtime requirements.  This final rule increases the current minimum…More»

William Langenstein joins Port of New Orleans Board as Secretary-Treasurer

Friday, October 18th, 2019

William Langenstein has been elected as Secretary-Treasurer to the Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans and New Orleans Public Belt Railroad. The Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans consists of seven commissioners. They are…More»

Congratulations to our 2019 Texas Super Lawyers

Wednesday, September 25th, 2019

Chaffe McCall is proud to announce Frank Piccolo and Hal Watson have been recognized as 2019 Texas Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers selects outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.  The selection process is…More»

Court Rejects “Pay to be Paid”

Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

Decision of concern to P&I clubs and insurers In Bodden v. Travelers Property Casualty Company of America, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida held that despite the “pay to be paid” language in the P&I policy at…More»