About this office:
Jones Walker provides a comprehensive range of legal services and serves a broad spectrum of local, regional, national, and international business interests. With approximately 390 attorneys, our offices are located in Alabama, Arizona, California, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, Ohio, and Texas.
We are committed to providing excellent and proactive legal services to major multinational, public, and private corporations; Fortune 500 companies; money center banks and worldwide insurers; and family and emerging businesses doing business in the United States and abroad. Our attorneys practice law with high levels of creativity and innovation, and deliver quality legal representation without sacrificing personalized client service. By understanding our clients' businesses and building strong, personal relationships with clients, Jones Walker creates a productive partnership that focuses on achieving optimal results efficiently.
Our attorneys are recognized for superior client service, excellence in law, and for contributing to their communities. Many journals and publications feature articles written by our attorneys, who are often featured as speakers for professional, trade, and business seminars, and serve as instructors for law school courses. We are committed to improving our communities by dedicating time, talent, and financial resources to a variety of civic, charitable, and professional organizations.
Statement of Practice Summary:
Admiralty Law; Antitrust And Trade Regulation; Appellate Practice; Aviation Law; Banking Law; Bankruptcy; Business Law; Business Reorganization; Class Action Defense; Commercial Litigation; Commercial Loans; Construction Law; Corporate Compliance; Corporate Law; Creditors'-Debtors' Rights; Development; Emerging Companies; Employee Benefits; Energy; Environmental Law; Erisa; Estates; Executive Compensation; Federal Practice; Finance; Financial Services Law; Gaming Law; Government Relations; Green Law; Health Care; Insurance; Intellectual Property; International Law; Labor And Employment; Land Use; Maritime Law; Mergers And Acquisitions; Natural Resources; Oil And Gas Law; Personal Planning; Products Liability; Professional Liability; Project Development; Public Finance; Real Estate; Securities; State Government Law; Sustainability; Tax Law; Telecommunications Law; Toxic Torts; Trusts; Utilities; Venture Capital; White Collar Crime.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
FFIEC Releases 2014 BSA/AML Examination Manual
Neal C. Wise, January 7, 2015
On December 2, 2014, the Federal Financial Institutions Examinations Council ("FFIEC") released the 2014 Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money Laundering Examination Manual ("Exam Manual"). The update marks the first time since 2010 that the FFIEC has updated the Exam Manual, although...
Cybersecurity Assessment Observations
Craig N. Landrum, November 17, 2014
In June 2014, the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council ("FFIEC") launched a pilot cybersecurity testing program utilizing upcoming state and federal regulatory examinations at more than 500 community financial institutions. The purpose of the effort was to assess how these...
MSRB Proposes to Extend "Gifts" Rule to Municipal Advisors
J. Andrew Gipson, November 17, 2014
The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board ("MSRB") on October 23, 2014, issued a request for comment on proposed rule amendments expanding application of Rule G-20 to municipal advisors. MSRB Rule G-20 presently governs gifts, gratuities, and non-cash compensation given or permitted to be...
Year Established: 1937
All Partners, Special Counsel, and Associates are members of The Mississippi Bar unless otherwise noted.