Blanchard Walker Partners with Volunteers of America North Louisiana

July 24, 2018 – Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts partnered with Volunteers of America to host a Holiday Card Design event for participants in the Lighthouse Summer tutoring program. Blanchard Walker gave rising third through fifth graders the opportunity to participate in the design competition in return for a chance to have their drawing featured on the firm’s holiday card …

Blanchard Walker Announces New President

Shreveport, Louisiana–April 06, 2018– Blanchard Walker’s shareholders and directors elected Michael E. Riddick as the new President of the firm. Riddick succeeds W. Michael Adams, who decided to relinquish the post he held since 2003. Incoming President Michael Riddick noted, “I want to personally, and on behalf of the Firm, thank Michael Adams for the untold hours he has spent …

Scott R. Wolf Re-elected as President of the Red River Revel

Shreveport, Louisiana–January 18, 2018- Attorney Scott R. Wolf was recently re-elected as President of the Red River Revel serving in the second year of his two-year term on January 1st. He is joined by Vice President Hal Martin, Treasurer Michael Ostendorff, and Secretary Sarah Garrett along with designated and at-large members representative of the talented, diverse Shreveport-Bossier community. The 43rd …

BWOR Attorneys selected to the 2018 Louisiana Super Lawyers listing

December 27, 2017- Attorneys W. Michael Adams and M. Thomas Arceneaux have been selected to the 2018 SuperLawyers list for their practice of Business Litigation. This distinction will appear in the Louisiana Super Lawyers Magazine, in January 2018, Louisiana Life, in January 2018, which reaches over 135,000 readers, and the online attorney directory on SuperLawyers.com In addition, attorneys Katherine G. …

Katherine Douthitt named 40 under 40 Honoree

Blanchard Walker’s Katherine Douthitt has been named as a 40 under 40 Honoree by the Young Professionals Initiative (YPI), a network of community leaders and professionals under the age of 40. The award was presented at the 11th Annual Northwest Louisiana Young Professionals Dinner and Gala presented by The Forum on Saturday, December 2, 2017, at the Shreveport Convention Center. …

Melissa Flores named as an Athena Award Honoree

Shreveport, Louisiana–November 16, 2017-Attorney Melissa Flores was recently named an Athena Award Honoree by the Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce Business Development Connection. Each year, the award is presented to individuals who have attained and personify the highest level of excellence and creativity in their business or profession, while continuing to devote time and energy to improve the quality of …

Blanchard Walker Celebrates Centennial Year

Blanchard Walker is celebrating its centennial year having operated continuously since 1917. Founders Henry Clay Walker, Jr. and Elias Goldstein formalized an existing arrangement by entering into a partnership agreement creating the firm under the name Goldstein & Walker in 1917. Governor Newton C. Blanchard merged his practice with the two younger men on November 18, 1918, which quickly became …

Scott R. Wolf Reelected to the Louisiana State Bar Association

Shreveport, Louisiana, October 18, 2017 – Scott R. Wolf was recently re-elected to the Louisiana State Bar Association House of Delegates representing the first Judicial District. The Articles of Incorporation define the House of Delegates as the Association’s policy-making body. Created in 1957, the House meets at least twice each year: during the Association’s Annual Meeting and during the Association’s …

Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts named to Best Lawyers in America

Shreveport, Louisiana, August 15, 2017 – Nine members of the Blanchard Walker O’Quin & Roberts law firm were recently recognized by their peers for inclusion in the 24th edition of The Best Lawyers in America, a respected peer-review publication in the legal profession,® 2018. W. Michael Adams, Paul M. Adkins, Wm. Timothy Allen, III, M. Thomas Arceneaux, Reginald E. Cassibry, …

Blanchard Walker Partners with Volunteers of America North Louisiana

Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts partnered with Volunteers of America to host a Holiday Card Design event for participants in the Lighthouse Summer tutoring program. Blanchard Walker gave fourth through sixth graders the opportunity to participate in the design competition in return for a chance to have their drawing featured on the firm’s holiday card this season. The firm announced …