22 Chaffe McCall Attorneys honored in Louisiana Super Lawyers 2015

Posted on Tuesday, December 30th, 2014 | Posted in Acknowledgements & Press Releases

New Orleans, LA (December 30, 2014) – Chaffe McCall congratulates 22 of its attorneys, from offices in New Orleans and Lake Charles, who have been selected for inclusion as 2015 Louisiana Super Lawyers®. Only five percent of attorneys in each state are chosen to receive this distinction.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

Among the Chaffe McCall lawyers honored, Walter Becker is further named in the Super Lawyers list of “The Top 50” attorneys in Louisiana and in New Orleans, and Julie Livaudais is included in the Super Lawyers list of “The Top 25 Women” in Louisiana.

The rankings occur during a time of growth at Chaffe McCall as the firm welcomed a number of new attorneys in 2014 and was recently ranked as a tier 1 national law firm for multiple practice areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms.  “We are proud to have so many of our lawyers across the office recognized in this way, said Chaffe McCall Managing Partner John Olinde. “This further cements our reputation as a firm with lawyers who understand our client’s legal issues in our various practices.”

The number of Chaffe McCall attorneys recognized in Super Lawyers this year has increased across multiple practice areas. Those attorneys selected include:

  • Walter F. Becker
  • Wogan G. Bernard*
  • Michael H Bush
  • Katharine R. Colletta*
  • E. Howell Crosby
  • Alan R. Davis*
  • Robert B. Fisher
  • Thomas D. Forbes
  • Edward N. George
  • William F. Grace
  • Douglas L. Grundmeyer
  • Dwight LeBlanc
  • Julie D. Livaudais.
  • Joseph B. Marino*
  • Corinne A. Morrison
  • Sarah Voorhies Myers*
  • John F. Olinde
  • Robert S. Rooth
  • G. Phillip Shuler
  • Brent A. Talbot
  • Derek A. Walker

*Denotes an attorney selected as a Rising Star

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