2022 New Orleans Top Lawyers Announced

Posted on Friday, November 18th, 2022 | Posted in Acknowledgements & Press Releases

Congratulations to Chaffe McCall attorneys listed in the New Orleans Magazine Top Lawyers List 2022

New Orleans Magazine announced its Top Lawyers for 2022 in the recently released November 2022 issue. Once again several attorneys in Chaffe McCall’s New Orleans office were recognized as “the best from among 58 specialties.”

The full list of those recognized appears in the November issue of New Orleans Magazine.  Below are  Chaffe McCall’s listed partners and the practice areas where they were rated: 


Admiralty & Maritime
Thomas D. Forbes
Derek Walker
Jon Wise

Alternate Dispute Resolution
John Olinde
Robert Rooth
Corinne Morrison

Appellate Practice
Douglas Grundmeyer
Jon Wise

Banking and Finance

Howell Crosby

Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights/
Insolvency and Reorganization
Fernand L. Laudumiey
David J. Messina

Bet the Company Litigations
John Olinde

Commercial Transactions/LLS Law
E. Howell Crosby

Construction Law

Scott Barney

Corporate Law
Keith Benit
Edward N. George

Criminal Defense White Collar
Walter F. Becker
Charles Marshall

Energy Law
Harry Holladay
Wade Webster
Jon Wise

Equipment Finance Law
Kathleen Plemer

Employee Benefits Law
Sarah Myers

Douglas R. Holmes
Leah Nunn Engelhardt

International Arbitration
Derek Walker

Labor & Employment
H. Michael Bush
Julie D. Livaudais
Sarah Myers

Land use and Zoning Law
G. Wogan Bernard
Kathleen Plemer

Mergers & Acquisitions
Ryan Toups

Public Finance Law
Mandy M. Gagliardi

Brent A. Talbot
Ben R. Slater III

Real Estate Law
G. Wogan Bernard
E. Howell Crosby

Brent A. Talbot
Benjamin R. Slater III

Tax Law
Mandy M. Gagliardi
Edward N. George