BATON ROUGE – Oil and gas companies are asking a federal appeals court to reconsider its previous decision that parish lawsuits alleging damage of coastal wetlands should be heard in state court. A three-judge panel of the New Orleans-based U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in August unanimously...
Alysson Mills NEW ORLEANS — New Orleans law firm Fishman Haygood LLP, together with attorneys Alysson Mills and Kristen Amond, announce the formation of the new law firm Mills & Amond LLP. Mills balances a commercial litigation practice with an interest in constitutional and criminal law. As a partner at Fishman...
NEW ORLEANS – Carter Figueroa recently joined Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer as a transactional attorney where his practice consists primarily of general business matters and mergers & acquisitions. Prior to joining the firm, he was a BHBM summer law clerk in 2019. Carter attended the Red McCombs School of...
NEW ORLEANS – Robert W. Rachal has been listed in the 2021 edition of the Best Lawyers in America. Rachal is of counsel at Jackson Lewis and has been recognized by the Best Lawyers in America for six years. In the 2021, 2019 and 2017 editions, he was designated...
Susan Fahey Desmond has been listed in the 2021 Edition of the Best Lawyers in America. Desmond is a principal at Jackson Lewis and has been recognized by the Best Lawyers in America for 13 years. In the 2021 edition she was recognized in the categories of Employment Law...
NEW ORLEANS – Stacey C. S. Cerrone has been listed in the 2021 edition of the Best Lawyers in America. Cerrone is a principal at Jackson Lewis and has been recognized by the Best Lawyers of America for six years. Most recently she was recognized in the Litigation –...
NEW ORLEANS – René E. Thorne has been listed in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Thorne is a principal and office litigation manager at Jackson Lewis P.C. She has been recognized for 14 years in the Best Lawyers in America and has been named as...
NEW ORLEANS – Charles F. Seemann III, the office managing principal of Jackson Lewis’ New Orleans office, has been listed in the 2021 edition of the Best Lawyers in America. Seemann has been recognized for 14 years in the publication and has been designated as “Lawyer of the Year”...
NEW ORLEANS – Best Lawyers has recognized 38 attorneys from New Orleans-based law firm Stone Pigman Walther Wittmann for multiple award categories in 2021.  “We are proud to see so many of our members and associates receive well-deserved recognition for their outstanding work,” said Michael Walshe, chair of Stone Pigman’s...
NEW ORLEANS – Frilot LLC is proud to announce that attorney Valerie Fontenot was selected as a nominee for the 2020 “Outstanding Young Woman Lawyer” award by the National Bar Association, Women Lawyers Division. Nominations were solicited nationwide from members of the National Bar Association to honor the young...