Acknowledgements & Press Releases

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»


Heather S. von Sternberg Joins Chaffe McCall in Houston – Insurance Litigation Practice

Friday, July 10th, 2020

HOUSTON, TX (July 10, 2020) – Chaffe McCall welcomes Heather S. von Sternberg to its Insurance Litigation practice in Houston.  Heather joins the firm as an Associate with a practice focusing on litigation.  She is a highly regarded and experienced…More»


William Langenstein has been elected as Vice Chairman to the Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans and New Orleans Public Belt Railroad.

Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

The Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) selected new officers with the election of Darryl D. Berger as Chairman, William H. Langenstein, III, as Vice Chairman and Charles H. Ponstein as Secretary-Treasurer during the June…More»


Chambers USA 2020 Rankings Announced

Thursday, May 14th, 2020

Chambers USA Recognizes Chaffe McCall Attorneys with Top 2020 Rankings April 27, 2020 Chaffe McCall is pleased to announce that attorneys from its New Orleans and Houston offices have been recognized as “Leaders in Their Field” in the 2020 Chambers USA:…More»


Firm Mourns the Passing of Former Chaffe McCall Partner Robert Bryan Deane

Tuesday, May 5th, 2020

Longtime partner Robert “Bob” Deane, an integral member of Chaffe McCall’s Marine and Admiralty practice, passed away on May 1, 2020.  Bob joined Chaffe McCall in 1959 and practiced in the firm’s New Orleans office for over 42 years.   At Chaffe McCall, Bob had an outstanding legal career in litigation,  focusing his…More»


Chaffe McCall Responds to the COVID‐19 Outbreak

Friday, March 13th, 2020

Chaffe McCall remains open and operating at full strength. To our valued clients, friends, and colleagues: We hope that you and your loved ones remain healthy and safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Despite this unusual and highly complex environment, Chaffe McCall is…More»


City Business Leadership in Law Class includes Julie D. Livaudais

Monday, February 24th, 2020

Chaffe McCall Managing Partner, Julie D. Livaudais, has been recognized in New Orleans CityBusiness‘ Leadership in Law Class of 2020. Since 2005, Leadership in Law has recognized area lawyers in law firms, court-associated professionals, in-house counsel, and educators. This is Julie’s…More»


Chaffe McCall Promotes Julie D. Livaudais for Managing Partner

Monday, January 6th, 2020

Chaffe McCall is pleased to announce the election of Julie D. Livaudais as the firm’s new Managing Partner.   A lawyer with Chaffe McCall since 1982, Julie has served on the Management Committee and as Practice Area Coordinator of the firm’s…More»


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»