Chaffe McCall Top Lawyers 2021

Posted on Friday, November 5th, 2021 | Posted in Acknowledgements & Press Releases

New Orleans Magazine announced its Top Lawyers for 2021 in the recently released November issue.  Once again attorneys in Chaffe McCall’s New Orleans office were recognized as the best among several legal specialties.

The full list of those recognized appears in the New Orleans Magazine November issue.  Below are Chaffe McCall’s listed partners and the practice areas where they were rated.


Admiralty & Maritime
Katharine R. Colletta
Thomas D. Forbes
Derek Walker

Alternate Dispute Resolution
John Olinde
Robert Rooth

Appellate Practice
Douglas Grundmeyer

Banking and Finance

Wade Webster

Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights/
Insolvency and Reorganization
Fernand L. Laudumiey
David J. Messina

Construction Law
Scott Barney

Corporate Law
Ted George
William H. Langenstein III

Criminal Defense White Collar
Walter F. Becker
Charles Marshall

Energy Law
Harry Holladay
Jon Wise

Equipment Finance Law
Kathleen Plemer


Douglas R. Holmes
Leah Nunn Engelhardt

International Arbitration
Derek Walker

Labor & Employment
H. Michael Bush
Julie D. Livaudais
Sarah Myers

Mass Tort Litigation
Charles Blanchard

Mergers & Acquisitions
Edward N. George

Product Liability Litigation
John F. Olinde
Brent A. Talbot

Public Finance Law
Mandy M. Gagliardi

Brent A. Talbot
Ben R. Slater III

Real Estate Law
G. Wogan Bernard
E. Howell Crosby

Brent A. Talbot
Benjamin R. Slater III

Tax Law
Mandy M. Gagliardi
William H. Langenstein III