Our Leadership

"A leading law firm and an exciting place to work"

Welcome to our website, which spotlights the many reasons why Chaffe McCall is both a leading law firm and an exciting place to work.

For nearly 200 years, Chaffe McCall has attracted exceptional legal talent and provided top quality legal services.  Our name stands for quality, integrity, and professionalism.  We continue to stay at the forefront of issues, developing resourceful legal and business solutions for clients.  We are dedicated to enhancing our service model to bring unique approaches to our client engagements.  We push ourselves farther through lateral recruitment and associate development.  We enhance our community in a wide variety of pro bono endeavors.  We are proud of the trust our firm enjoys in the legal and business communities and invite you to explore what makes Chaffe McCall so extraordinary.

– E. Howell Crosby, Firm Managing Partner

Our Firm Leadership

Chaffe McCall is headed by the Firm Managing Partner, E. Howell Crosby and governed by a five-member Management Committee comprised of diverse firm partners.  The Management Committee leads and oversees the firm’s operation and development.  In addition, the firm has Practice Area Coordinators who oversee the firm’s legal practice areas and the day-to-day activities in specific sections.

 

Management Committee

E. Howell Crosby – Managing Partner
Scott C. Barney
Julie D. Livaudais
Daniel A. Tadros
Brent A. Talbot

Practice Area Coordinators

Wogan Bernard
Keith M. Benit
Walter F. Becker
Leah N. Engelhardt
Julie D. Livaudais
Daniel A. Tadros
Brent A. Talbot

Featured News

  • Michael Bush to speak at Critical Issues Summit

    Michael Bush to speak at the 2019 Critical Issues Summit Register to attend the 11th annual Critical Issues Summit and listen to a distinguished faculty and Government Officials from across the state, including Chaffe McCall’s Labor & Employment partner Michael…More»

  • Chaffe McCall Welcomes Business Attorney to the Firm’s New Orleans Office

    NEW ORLEANS, LA (January 2, 2019) – Seasoned business attorney Wade Webster has joined Chaffe McCall’s New Orleans office as a Partner in the firm’s Business practice.  Wade has over three decades of experience in corporate law, litigation, taxation, business…More»

  • Super Lawyers Selects 25 Chaffe McCall Attorneys

    December  27, 2018 –  Chaffe McCall is pleased to announce that 25 of our attorneys are selected for inclusion in the Super Lawyers® 2019 list for Louisiana.  Only five percent of attorneys in each state are chosen to receive this…More»

  • Walter Becker to speak at LACDL’s Last Chance Seminar

    Partner Walter Becker will be speaking at the Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Last Chance Seminar Register to attend this year’s LACDL’s Last Chance Seminar on December 6-7, 2018, at the Bourbon Orleans Hotel in New Orleans! Listen to…More»