Ryan C. Toups

Associate

Ryan C. Toups is an associate in the Business and Taxation section who assists clients with complex transactions. He provides each client with a collaborative approach and a dedication to comprehending a client’s issue.  Ryan joined Chaffe McCall as an associate in 2012 in the firm’s New Orleans office. His areas of practice have included:

  • General business and corporate law
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Franchise law
  • Commercial and residential real estate law
  • Taxation
  • Estate planning
  • Successions

Ryan is a Tax Law Specialist certified by the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization.  He received a Bachelor of Arts from Louisiana State University in 2002, where he majored in Philosophy. He received his Juris Doctor and a Bachelor of Civil Law from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University in 2005. Following law school, Ryan earned his Master of Laws in Taxation from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law in 2006.

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Selected for inclusion in Louisiana Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star”, 2018 and 2021
  • Named a “Top Lawyer” in Taxation in New Orleans Magazine, 2013-2017
  • Closed $36MM bridge loan for client’s acquisition of oil and gas interests, followed by $54MM permanent financing
  • Advised and negotiated with counsel for principal investors regarding preferential rights on liquidation, merger, and IPO events. Served as counsel for a $30MM recapitalization of a corporation.
  • Researched and analyzed federal and state tax effects to shareholders newly formed holding company in connection with closing of $22.5MM part sale/part merger of S corporation

Key Matters

  • Closed $36MM bridge loan for client’s acquisition of oil and gas interests, followed by $54MM permanent financing
  • Advised and negotiated with counsel for principal investors regarding preferential rights on liquidation, merger, and IPO events. Served as counsel for a $30MM recapitalization of a corporation.
  • Researched and analyzed federal and state tax effects to shareholders newly formed holding company in connection with closing of $22.5MM part sale/part merger of S corporation