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:
Antitrust And Trade Regulation; Appellate Practice; Aviation Law; Banking Law; Bankruptcy; Business Law; Class Action Defense; Commercial Litigation; Commercial Loans; Construction Law; Corporate Compliance; Corporate Law; Creditors'-Debtors' Rights; Development; Emerging Companies; Energy; Environmental Law; ERISA; Estates; Executive Compensation; Federal Practice; Finance; Financial Services Law; Gaming Law; Government Relations; Green Law; Health Care; Insurance; 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.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
2014 Louisiana Tax Amnesty Adds $142 Million to the State’s Pot
Justin B. Stone, March 2, 2015
The Louisiana Tax Amnesty program for 2014 wrapped up on Friday, November 14, 2014. The goal for this year’s amnesty program was $100 million, but the Department is now projecting $169 million in amnesty collections. Of that, $142 million will go into the “Amnesty Fund” for the...
Forum Selection Clause Causes Roadblock In Trade Secret Case
Peter J. Kee, March 2, 2015
The recent decision in Wellogix, Inc. v. SAP America, Inc., No. 14-0741 (S.D. Tex. Nov. 10, 2014), demonstrates that federal courts can rely on contractual forum selection clauses to dismiss or transfer trade secret theft cases. It’s a reminder to weigh how these clauses could impact...
Year Established: 1937
Law Firm Affiliations: LEX MUNDI: The Force