Chaffe McCall Welcomes William M. Kelly to its New Orleans office

Posted on Monday, August 17th, 2020 | Posted in Acknowledgements & Press Releases

Chaffe McCall welcomes William M. Kelly to the firm as an associate in its New Orleans office.  William’s addition is a part of the firm’s ongoing regional growth and commitment to the development of new attorneys.  He will practice in the firm’s Insurance, Bankruptcy, and Criminal Defense sections. 

“We are thrilled to say that we have a new member of the Chaffe family and pleased to include William Kelly in the future generation of Chaffe McCall attorneys,” said Firm Managing Partner, Julie Livaudais. “He is a talented new lawyer with industry knowledge, who will significantly contribute to our service to our clients.”

William earned his Juris Doctor degree magna cum laude from Loyola Law School, where he served as an editor on the Loyola Law Review.  While at Loyola, he was a research assistant to Professor David Gruning in updating the La. Civil Law Treatise on Sales and was the Vice President of the Federalist Society.  He served as a summer clerk to the Honorable Fredericka Homberg Wicker of the Louisiana Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal.  William graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University in 2013, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in criminal justice.

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