Legal Roundup

CARLETON HEBERT WITTERNBRINK & SHOENFELT LLC: Different structures may serve different business needs

By Carleton Hebert Wittenbrink & Shoenfelt, LLC | Oct 12, 2018

The decision to start a business is a big one and can have drastic legal and financial implications on the rest of a person's life.

TAYLOR PORTER BROOKS & PHILLIPS LLP: Bob Barton Elected Taylor Porter Managing Partner

By | Oct 7, 2018

Bob Barton has been elected the Managing Partner at Taylor Porter, succeeding Skip Philips, whose term concluded after holding the position for nine years.

FORMAN WATKINS & KRUTZ LLP: Abbott and Maccherone Win Summary Judgment on Behalf of Fortune 500 Client

By | Oct 7, 2018

New Orleans partners, Charles Abbott and Amy Maccherone, recently won a significant motion for summary judgment on behalf of a Fortune 500 company whose business involves the manufacturing of, among other things, marine diesel engines.

LUGENBUHL WHEATON PECK RANKING & HUBBARD: Welcomes Patricia Penton to New Orleans Headquarters

By | Oct 7, 2018

Lugenbuhl welcomes of counsel attorney Patricia Penton to its New Orleans headquarters.

WHALEY LAW FIRM: Employment Vicarious Liability…Here is how it works

By Whaley Law Firm | Oct 7, 2018

Vicarious liability is one of those terms people hear often but they may never know what it truly means.

CARLETON HEBERT WITTERNBRINK & SHOENFELT LLC: What is "fraudulent misrepresentation"?

By Carleton Hebert Wittenbrink & Shoenfelt, LLC | Sep 30, 2018

Most people generally understand the term "fraud" to mean something purporting to be what it is not.

TAYLOR PORTER BROOKS & PHILLIPS LLP: FAB FIVE: Taylor Porter Selected Among “Best Places to Work” for Fifth Consecutive Year

By | Sep 30, 2018

For the fifth consecutive year, Taylor Porter was ranked as one of the “Best Places to Work in Baton Rouge” by the Greater Baton Rouge Business Report in the publication’s 2018 rankings of companies, announced today at an awards breakfast ceremony held at the Crowne Plaza.

FORMAN WATKINS & KRUTZ LLP: Firm Welcomes New Associates in Jackson & New Orleans Offices

By | Sep 21, 2018

Forman Watkins & Krutz is pleased to announce the additions of Taylor Herring White and Margaret McLaughlin to the Firm.

Andrews included among 2019's Best Lawyers in America

By Due Guidry Piedrahita Andrews L.C. | Sep 21, 2018

Scott Andrews was recently selected by his peers for the fourth time for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© in the practice area of Plaintiff Personal Injury.

Flanagan Partners founder receives law school promotion

By Tulane University Law School | Sep 20, 2018

Thomas Flanagan has been promoted to adjunct professor of law at Tulane University.

LUGENBUHL WHEATON PECK RANKING & HUBBARD: Lugenbuhl Shareholder Miles Thomas Named President of Kingsley House

By | Sep 16, 2018

Lugenbuhl, Wheaton, Peck, Rankin & Hubbard is proud to announce that shareholder Miles Thomas has been named president of the Kingsley House executive board.

BAKER STERCHI COWDEN & RICE LLC: Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice Welcomes Brandy Simpson

By | Sep 5, 2018

Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice is pleased to welcome Brandy Simpson, who joins the firm's St. Louis office as Of Counsel.

FORMAN WATKINS & KRUTZ LLP: FormanWatkins Promotes Experience of Labor & Employment Practice Group in Recognition of Labor Day

By | Sep 5, 2018

FormanWatkins’ labor and employment law practice offers a comprehensive mix of counseling and litigation services.

LUGENBUHL WHEATON PECK RANKING & HUBBARD: Lugenbuhl Shareholder Elia Diaz-Yaeger Re-Elected as Hispanic Bar National Officer

By | Aug 30, 2018

From Lugenbuhl’s New Orleans headquarters, shareholder Elia Diaz-Yaeger has been re-elected to a second term as Vice President of Sections and Committees for the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA).

DUE GUIDRY PIEDRAHITA ANDRES LC: Kirk A. Guidry recognized as 2019 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” in Baton Rouge area.

By Due Guidry Piedrahita Andrews L.C. | Aug 30, 2018

Dué Guidry Piedrahita Andrews L.C. attorney Kirk A. Guidry was recently recognized by his peers in Best Lawyers as the 2019 “Lawyer of the Year” for Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs in the Baton Rouge area.

KEOGH COX: Creating Obstacles to Frivolous Claims

By Keogh Cox | Aug 28, 2018

The costs of litigation can be substantial, but a seldom used statute arms defendants with a tool to minimize these costs.

Flanagan Partners attorneys listed among 'Best Lawyers in America'

By | Aug 27, 2018

Thomas Flanagan, Harold Flanagan, Sean Brady and Ann Koppel of Flanagan Partners LLP have been named to the 2019 edition of Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

LUGENBUHL WHEATON PECK RANKING & HUBBARD: Delos Flint, Jr. featured in CityBusiness Ones to Watch

By | Aug 24, 2018

Lugenbuhl shareholder Delos Flint, Jr. was recently profiled in the New Orleans CityBusiness Ones to Watch list in the Law category.

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