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Message from the Managing Partner

Wednesday, September 1st, 2021

To our clients, friends, and Chaffe family, We hope this note finds you and your loved ones safe. Our hearts go out to those feeling the impacts of Hurricane Ida, including the attorneys and staff in our Louisiana offices. We…More»

Update: New Orleans – Full Remote Operations

Monday, August 30th, 2021

Due to the effects of Hurricane Ida, and for the safety of our staff, Chaffe McCall’s New Orleans office will be operating remotely until it is safe to return to our office on September 6, 2021. New Orleans is fully operational…More»

Chaffe McCall Attorney Named “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers 2022

Tuesday, August 24th, 2021

Regional law firm Chaffe McCall, L.L.P. is proud to announce that E. Howell Crosby,a partner in its New Orleans office, has been named “Lawyer of the Year” on The Best Lawyers in America© 2022 list. An additional 29 Chaffe McCall…More»

CityBusiness Leadership in Law Class includes Chaffe Attorneys

Tuesday, July 13th, 2021

Chaffe McCall attorneys Leah Engelhardt and Peter Rotolo are members of the New Orleans CityBusiness Leadership in Law Class of 2021. CityBusiness selects only fifty legal professionals each year for this honor in recognition of their professional and civic accomplishments….More»

Labor Partner to speak at ABC Legal Conference

Thursday, May 13th, 2021

Michael Bush to speak at the 2021 Associated Builders and Contractors Legal Conference Register to take part in the must-attend virtual ABC conference and listen to distinguished faculty and Government Officials from across the nation, including Chaffe McCall’s Labor & Employment…More»

Chaffe McCall is saddened to announce the passing of our colleague and mentor, Judge Terry Q. Alarcon

Monday, April 5th, 2021

Terry Q. Alarcon, July 6, 1948 – April 3, 2021 Judge Terry Alarcon was a towering figure in Louisiana legal circles, with 15 years of service as a judge of Criminal District Court in Orleans Parish, in addition to his…More»

Harold K. Watson Newly Elected a Fellow to the American College of Coverage Counsel

Monday, March 29th, 2021

Chaffe McCall Partner Harold K. Watson Newly Elected a Fellow to the American College of Coverage Counsel (Houston, TX) – Chaffe McCall is pleased to announce that Harold K. (“Hal”) Watson, Partner in the firm’s Houston office, has been elected…More»

Langenstein elected Chairman to the Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans and New Orleans Public Belt Railroad

Friday, March 26th, 2021

The Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) recently selected new officers with the election of Chaffe McCall Partner William H. Langenstein, III as Chairman, Charles H. Ponstein as Vice Chairman, and Jack Jenson as Secretary-Treasurer…More»

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»