Gloria’s Ranch: A Return to the Lender Liability Days?

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 …

Scott Wolf has been invited to join the CLM

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, …

Slattery Johnson, Jr. Reappointed as Chair of Shreveport Historical Preservation Commission

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 …

Blanchard Walker Spreads Christmas Cheer

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.

Blanchard Walker Recognized as a Best Law Firm by U.S. News and World Report

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.