Chambers USA Recognizes Chaffe McCall With Strong Client Support for 2021 Rankings

Posted on Monday, June 7th, 2021 | Posted in Acknowledgements & Press Releases

Chambers USA Recognizes Chaffe McCall Attorneys with Top 2021 Rankings

May 20, 2021

Regional law firm Chaffe McCall was recently recognized as a leading firm in several practice areas in the 2021 edition of Chambers USA America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. We are pleased to announce that several attorneys from our Firm’s Louisiana and Houston offices have been recognized as “Leaders in Their Field.” The Firm garnered band rankings and state practice categories, as well as many individual lawyer recommendations. For the sixth consecutive year, Chambers also gave national recognition to Chaffe McCall’s’s Admiralty & Maritime practice.

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

Chaffe McCall’s Real Estate team also earned recognition in Louisiana, with clients’ commending the Firm as “responsive, intelligent and knowledgeable” and further describing the team as “simply excellent.”

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

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

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. We are centrally located in downtown New Orleans with additional offices in Houston, Baton Rouge, and Lake Charles.   The firm can be found online at

Up & Coming Attorneys are at the forefront of their generation and are driving the firm’s growth.
*Denotes newly selected attorney for 2021

For more information contact our Media contact Wendy Pineda-Welch, 504-585-7269,