Chaffe McCall Recognized Among the Best in 2024 Chambers USA

Posted on Tuesday, June 11th, 2024 | Posted in Acknowledgements & Press Releases

Chaffe McCall has once again achieved prominent placements in the 2024 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, a renowned legal industry ranking organization. Our Louisiana and Texas lawyers are recognized for their exceptional achievements, including “Band 1” rankings, highlighting them as top and influential performers in their respective fields.  Chambers’ rankings are based on extensive research by analysts covering law firms and lawyers in 200 jurisdictions worldwide.

This year, Chambers has ranked Chaffe McCall in several key fields, with the firm’s Insurance practice earning top-tier rankings in the directory. Additionally, Chambers has nationally recognized the firm’s Admiralty & Maritime practice for the ninth consecutive year.

  • Louisiana –Banking & Finance: Band 3
  • Louisiana – Insurance: Band 2
  • Louisiana – Real Estate: Band 3
  • Nationwide – Transportation: Shipping/Maritime: Litigation (outside New York): Band 2

Chaffe McCall’s Individual Chambers & Partners USA Rankings include:

  • Harold K. Watson – USA Nationwide: Transportation: Shipping/Maritime: Litigation (outside New York), Band 3
  • Walter F. Becker – Louisiana: Litigation, White-collar Crime & Government Investigations: Band 1
  • E. Howell Crosby – Louisiana: Real Estate, Band 2; Louisiana: Banking & Finance, Band 3
  • G. Wogan Bernard – Louisiana: Real Estate, Band 3; Louisiana: Banking & Finance, Band 3
  • Julie Livaudais – Louisiana: Labor & Employment, Band 3
  • Leah Nunn Engelhardt – Louisiana: Insurance Band 1
  • Sarah Voorhies Myers – Louisiana: Labor & Employment, Band 4

About Chambers USA

For more than 25 years, Chambers & Partners has published the leading directories of the legal profession.  It bases its rankings on intensive, continuous research that identifies the world’s outstanding lawyers and law firms. For more information, visit

About Chaffe McCall

At Chaffe McCall, we work with our clients regionally, nationally, and internationally to address the challenges they face in numerous areas of the law. Our attorneys are devoted to understanding our clients’ businesses and are known for successfully providing practical legal guidance consistent with their interests and goals. Our mission is to provide the highest quality of legal services in a timely and cost-effective manner. Founded in 1826, Chaffe McCall LLP is Louisiana’s oldest full-service law firm, centrally located in downtown New Orleans with additional offices in Houston and Baton Rouge.   The firm can be found online at