Yearly Archives: 2020

Super Lawyers Selects Chaffe McCall Attorneys for Inclusion in Super Lawyers and Rising Stars 2021

Monday, December 28th, 2020

December 28, 2020 –  Chaffe McCall is pleased to announce that 18 of our attorneys are selected for inclusion in the Super Lawyers® 2021 list for Louisiana.  Only five percent of attorneys in each state are chosen to receive this distinction….More»

Chaffe McCall Contributes to Community by Donating to Second Harvest Food Bank

Thursday, November 19th, 2020

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»

Chaffe McCall Top Lawyers 2020

Friday, November 6th, 2020

New Orleans Magazine announced its Top Lawyers for 2020 in the recently released November issue. Once again attorneys in Chaffe McCall’s New Orleans office were recognized as the best from among several legal specialties. The full list of those recognized appears…More»

Update: Lake Charles Office – Full Remote Operations

Thursday, August 27th, 2020

Although our Lake Charles office building has suffered extensive damage from Hurricane Laura, which made landfall as a category 4 hurricane, we are happy to report that all Chaffe McCall personnel in the Lake Charles area are safe.  During this time, all client files have…More»

Chaffe McCall Listed Second Oldest New Orleans Area Company by CityBusiness

Wednesday, August 26th, 2020

Despite wars, depressions, and recessions, few area companies have managed to position themselves in the legal market to stand the test of time.  Chaffe McCall, however, was recently listed by CityBusiness magazine among New Orleans area businesses who have been able to keep up with the rapid pace…More»

Best Lawyers – Lawyer of the Year 2021

Friday, August 21st, 2020

NEW ORLEANS, LA (August 21, 2020) – Chaffe McCall congratulates its attorneys included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2021.  We are proud to have them recognized yet again by fellow peers for this prestigious ranking which is one of…More»

Chaffe McCall Welcomes William M. Kelly to its New Orleans office

Monday, August 17th, 2020

Chaffe McCall welcomes William M. Kelly to the firm as an associate in its New Orleans office.  William’s addition is a part of the firm’s ongoing regional growth and commitment to the development of new attorneys.  He will practice in…More»

Doody Named 2020 New Orleans CITYBUSINESS ‘MONEY MAKER’

Wednesday, August 12th, 2020

Timothy P. Doody, the Firm Administrator, has been recognized among New Orleans CityBusiness’ 2020 Money Makers honorees, which recognizes local professionals for financial achievements in their respective industries and their community impact. “This recognition is so well deserved. We are…More»

A (Collateral) Source of Optimism Regarding Medical Costs in Louisiana

Friday, August 7th, 2020

The 2020 Louisiana Legislative Session ended with the passage and signing of the Civil Justice Reform Act of 2020 (House Bill 57), which brings long-awaited change to Louisiana’s “Collateral Source Rule.”  For years, plaintiffs in Louisiana have been entitled to…More»

Grundmeyer Chairs Louisiana Appellate Practice Advisory Commission

Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

The Louisiana Appellate Practice Advisory Commission has named Douglas L. Grundmeyer as its 2020-2021 Chair.  Serving under the auspices of the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar Association, the nine-member Appellate Practice Advisory Commission oversees the examination,…More»