Chaffe McCall Managing Partner Douglas Holmes Featured in Biz New Orleans 500

Posted on Monday, November 13th, 2023 | Posted in Acknowledgements & Press Releases

Biz New Orleans Magazine has selected Managing Partner Douglas R. Holmes in its second edition of the New Orleans 500, a collection of profiles of the city’s most influential, involved, and inspiring executives. Doug is among the prestigious group of diverse professionals chosen based on their contributions to the city’s economy, professional achievements, and community involvement.

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Doug’s legal experience spans over 25 years, encompassing intricate cases involving business disputes, product and premises liability, transportation claims, construction litigation, and insurance defense. He boasts recognition in esteemed publications like Louisiana Super Lawyers, The Best Lawyers in America, and New Orleans Magazine‘s Top Lawyers. Doug’s accolades include being honored as a Leadership in Law recipient by New Orleans City Business and holding an AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rating in Martindale-Hubbell.

Renowned as a trusted authority in unique legal disputes, Doug’s adeptness and insight have established him as a sought-after attorney. Beyond his legal prowess, he enriches Chaffe McCall with a wealth of boardroom experience shaped by his extensive involvement in civic and community service. He serves on the board of the Metropolitan Crime Commission and previously led as President of the New Orleans Association of Defense Counsel. His affiliations extend to the Defense Research Institute, the New Orleans Bar Association, and past directorship at the New Orleans Center for Nonprofit Resources.  Doug is an active member of the New Orleans Track Club and has held the esteemed title of Fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation since 2005. His commitment to legal education shines through his role as a judge for Tulane Law School’s Moot Court competition. Doug is a respected member of the Louisiana and Texas State Bar Associations.