On June 2, 2017, the Louisiana Court of Appeal for the Second Circuit rendered a decision in Gloria’s Ranch, LLC v. Tauren Exploration, Inc., which should cause serious concern for lenders to oil and gas lessees. It held a lender (Wells Fargo) liable with its borrower, a mineral lessee for significant damages (over $23 million) for failure to release a …
May 11, 2017- Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts is pleased to announce that Scott has been invited to join the prestigious CLM. The CLM is the largest professional association in the insurance industry with a membership of more than 35,000 professionals in the claims resolution and litigation management industries. Founded in 2007, the CLM membership benefits from our networking events, …
Shreveport, Louisiana–February 5, 2017– Slattery Johnson Jr. was recently reappointed as Chair of the Shreveport Historic Preservation Commission for a three-year term effective March 28, 2017. Johnson assures protections now are in place to preserve historic structures thanks to the historic preservation ordinance and the historic preservation commission. As the chair member of the commission, Johnson will run the commission’s …
Congratulations to Mike Adams, Tom Arceneaux, Katherine Douthitt and Jerry Edwards for being recognized in Super Lawyers Annual List of Top Attorneys online magazine for business and civil litigation.
Slattery Johnson Jr. was recently appointed Director and Shareholder of the firm. Mr. Johnson’s practice includes all areas of civil litigation, commercial bankruptcy, and personal injury law.
Blanchard Walker held a Christmas party and toy drive for the Volunteers of America North Louisiana McAdoo and family sponsor programs. One of the highlights of our holiday season is our annual Christmas party for the resident of the McAdoo Hotel.
Attorney Scott Wolf was recently elected as President for the Red River Revel and will begin his two-year term on January 1st.
We are happy to celebrate Reginald Cassibry’s 33rd anniversary at Blanchard Walker. Mr. Cassibry joined the firm in 1983 and is a Director of the firm.
Attorney Tom Arceneaux was recently awarded and inducted into the Captain Shreve Circle of Honor. The Circle of Honor recognizes and honors those who have contributed time and services to improve the quality of life in the community and/or nation.
Blanchard, Walker, O’Quin & Roberts has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers as one of the “Best Law Firms,” receiving Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings in 7 practice areas including Commercial Litigation, Energy law, Environmental Litigation, Labor & Employment Litigation, Natural Resources law, Oil & Gas law, and Real Estate law.