Chaffe McCall Expands Its Houston Office and Bolsters Insurance and Oil&Gas Practices with the Addition of Attorney Wendy Hall

Posted on Tuesday, October 17th, 2023 | Posted in Acknowledgements & Press Releases

Houston, TX (October 2023) – Prominent law firm Chaffe McCall, L.L.P. welcomes Wendy Hall, a highly-regarded attorney, as a Partner in its Houston office. Wendy will play a pivotal role in serving clients across Chaffe McCall’s core practice areas, which include Insurance, Oil and Gas, and Litigation.

“We are excited to welcome Wendy to our steadily growing insurance practice. The inclusion of Wendy underscores our strategic commitment to expanding our Houston office and providing comprehensive support to our national and regional clients,” said Doug Holmes, Managing Partner of Chaffe McCall. “Wendy is a remarkable attorney with a distinguished track record in handling complex litigation cases. Her extensive experience across multiple practice areas will be an invaluable asset to our team.”

Wendy Hall joins a dynamic and nationally recognized group of attorneys at Chaffe McCall, known for their long-standing dedication to representing both domestic and international clients in insurance coverage and defense matters. This is an exciting period of growth for the firm.

Recently, the firm’s New Orleans office welcomed talented attorney Shannon Lundin as an Associate in the firm’s Business and Real Estate sections. Shannon is assisting lenders and developers in a variety of commercial lending/real estate matters.

Shannon earned her Juris Doctor with Honors from Emory University School of Law, where she served as Executive Managing Editor of the International Law Review, was an engaged member of the Corporate and Business Law Society and International Law Society, and volunteered with the Atlanta Legal Aid Society. While in law school, Shannon also served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Michael P. Mentz in the 24th Judicial District Court of Louisiana. She graduated summa cum laude from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree.

About Wendy Hall

Wendy’s arrival significantly strengthens Chaffe McCall’s legal prowess in crucial industries, particularly within the insurance sector. Her in-depth understanding of the insurance industry spans diverse sectors, including oil and gas, energy, marine, professional indemnity, construction, and general liability. Wendy is also a seasoned monitoring counsel and has worked with various insurance-regulated entities. Over her accomplished career, Wendy has offered her expertise to clients on a wide range of insurance coverage issues, leveraging her extensive background in complex litigation and subrogation to assist clients in resolving challenging legal matters. She has successfully represented clients in multimillion-dollar first-party property insurance disputes and energy subrogation cases for London insurers. Her litigation experience also encompasses insurance claims related to energy, bad faith, pollution, political risk, and product liability.

Wendy holds an undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University and graduated cum laude from Tulane Law School. She is licensed to practice law in both Louisiana and Texas.

Wendy Hall (Direct Contact)
Chaffe McCall
Phone: 713-343-2946

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Chaffe McCall
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About Chaffe McCall

Chaffe McCall is a leading law firm offering a broad spectrum of legal services to national and international corporate clients and individuals, with offices in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, and Houston. Chaffe McCall is committed to delivering top-tier legal proficiency and unwavering dedication to client success.