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2021 Louisiana Super Lawyers

Congratulations to our attorneys selected to Louisiana Super Lawyers and Rising Starts for 2021. Louisiana Super Lawyers: Kurt Blankenship, Christopher Grace, Stephen Pizzo, Scott Soule, and Richard Vale. Rising Stars: Amanda Plaiscia, Robin Arnold, Lauren Gillen, and Bert Miller.

Toys for Tots

Thanks to the generosity of our attorneys, staff, and clients, we are able to continue supporting the Marine Toys for Tots foundation. These gifts were dropped off today and will be distributed to many families just in time for Christmas! … Continue reading

Christopher Grace Recognized by America’s Top 100 Civil Defense Litigators

Congratulations to partner Christopher Grace on being re-selected to America’s Top 100 Civil Defense Litigators® for Louisiana in 2020. Based on Mr. Grace’s years of exceptional advocacy, litigation success, ethical standards, and extraordinary accomplishments in defending significant civil litigation matters, … Continue reading

COVID-19 CARES Act and SBA Business Assistance

There are two main loans: (1) the Revised Economic Disaster Loan (“EIDL”) and (2) the Paycheck Protection Program loan (“PPP”). You can apply for the EIDL directly on the SBA website. You can apply for the PPP with your local … Continue reading

A Message From Our Business Section

Welcoming Two New Attorneys to Our Metairie Office

Welcoming Steven M. Mauterer and Artis G. Ulmer, III  to our Metairie office. Mr. Mauterer joined Blue Williams as of counsel for the firm. His practice consists of municipality and law enforcement agency defense, elected official (ethics and civil) defense, … Continue reading

Children’s Hospital Sugarplum Ball

Our attorneys Amanda Plaiscia, Rebecca Wilmore, April Watson, Carolan Luning, Jacob Best, and Craig Watson attended the Children’s Hospital New Orleans Sugarplum Ball this past weekend. Blue Williams is proud to continue supporting this fundraising event and CHNOLA.  

Annual LSBA Tax Section Mardi Gras Meeting

April Watson, an attorney with Blue Williams, along with Antonio Ferachi, Director of Litigation and Luke Morris, Assistant Secretary, Louisiana Department of Revenue, spoke about personal and taxing jurisdiction at a Louisiana State Bar Association CLE. The Annual Tax Section Mardi Gras … Continue reading

Empower 2020

A group of our attorneys and our marketing coordinator attended Empower 2020 on February 12, 2020 at the Ritz-Carlton New Orleans. Junior Achievement and New Orleans CityBusiness put on this annual event to promote “Women Empowering Women” and to encourage diversity and equality … Continue reading

Christopher Grace Selected as “Top 100 Personal Injury Attorney in Louisiana”

Congratulations to Christopher Grace, a partner with Blue Williams, who was selected by the American Board of Trial Attorneys as one of America’s Top 100 Personal Injury Attorneys in Louisiana for 2020. Mr. Grace’s practice areas include Automobile/Trucking, Personal/Commercial Property … Continue reading