International

The International Law Section of Chaffe McCall, L.L.P. advises domestic and foreign clients on a wide range of international legal issues.  We represent U.S. clients in other countries, as well as foreign interests in the U.S.  Our attorneys provide counsel on numerous U.S. regulations that affect international trade, such as import-export regulations, Office of Foreign Assets Control Sanctions, and export controls.

We have assisted clients with international arbitration and cross-border litigation, the enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards, and the collection of evidence abroad.  We have further addressed and resolved international legal questions arising in U.S. litigation, such as sovereign immunity, comity, the act-of-state doctrine, foreign law, and treaties and conventions.

The Section is multicultural and multilingual, including attorneys fluent in Spanish, Greek, Portuguese, Polish, Croatian, German, French, and Italian.  Our lawyers maintain a wide network of contacts and consultants locally and abroad, including surveyors, accountants, translators, and law firms, allowing us to rapidly and effectively assist our clients across the globe.

Featured News

  • Zachary Miller Joins Chaffe McCall

    Baton Rouge, LA (September 16, 2020) – Chaffe McCall, L.L.P.  welcomes Zachary S. Miller to its litigation practice. Zach joins the firm’s Baton Rouge office as an Associate focusing on commercial litigation and appellate practice.  He is a highly regarded…More»

  • Update: Lake Charles Office – Full Remote Operations

    Although our Lake Charles office building has suffered extensive damage from Hurricane Laura, which made landfall as a category 4 hurricane, we are happy to report that all Chaffe McCall personnel in the Lake Charles area are safe.  During this time, all client files have…More»

  • Chaffe McCall Listed Second Oldest New Orleans Area Company by CityBusiness

    Despite wars, depressions, and recessions, few area companies have managed to position themselves in the legal market to stand the test of time.  Chaffe McCall, however, was recently listed by CityBusiness magazine among New Orleans area businesses who have been able to keep up with the rapid pace…More»

  • Best Lawyers – Lawyer of the Year 2021

    NEW ORLEANS, LA (August 21, 2020) – Chaffe McCall congratulates its attorneys included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2021.  We are proud to have them recognized yet again by fellow peers for this prestigious ranking which is one of…More»