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
"Pay To Play" Rule Proposed for Municipal Advisors
J. Andrew Gipson, September 16, 2014
On August 18, 2014, the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board ("MSRB") issued a request for comment on proposed rule amendments expanding application of Rule G-37, its "pay to play" rule, to municipal advisors and municipal advisor third-party solicitors. The request for comment...
UDAP/UDAAP: Goodbye Regulation, Hello Guidance
Craig N. Landrum, September 16, 2014
In recognition that its authority to issue credit practices rules for insured institutions was repealed as a consequence of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act ("Dodd-Frank"), the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (the "Board") is...
FDIC Issues Basel III Relief for Subchapter S-corporation Banks
Neal C. Wise, August 1, 2014
On Monday, July 21, the FDIC addressed the circumstances in which it will consider requests from S-corporation banks or savings associations to pay dividends to shareholders to cover taxes on their pass-through share of the bank's earnings, when these dividends would otherwise not be permitted...
Year Established: 1937
All Partners, Special Counsel, and Associates are members of The Mississippi Bar unless otherwise noted.