news
Options
newsNews Room

Jones Walker LLP Recognized in the 2018 Legal 500 United States Guide
June 28, 2018
NEW ORLEANS — June 28, 2018 — Jones Walker LLP is pleased to announce that the 2018 Legal 500 United States guide has recommended the firm as a "Top Tier Firm" in the following three practice areas: 
 
• Industry focus –Transport: Shipping – Finance
• Industry focus –Transport: Shipping – Regulation 
• Real Estate – Construction (including Construction Litigation)
 
The firm has also been recommended in the following two practice areas:

• Industry Focus – Transport: Shipping – Litigation 
• Tax – US taxes: Non-contentious 
 
The Legal 500 United States guide has recommended 20 Jones Walker attorneys in five practice areas. 
 
The following partners have been recommended in the Industry focus – Transport: Shipping – Finance practice area: 
• Amy Garrity Scafidel
• John J. Broders
• J. Kelly Duncan
• J. Marshall Page, III
• William C. Baldwin
 
The following partners have been recommended in the Industry focus – Transport: Shipping – Litigation practice area:
• Jefferson R. Tillery
• J. Kelly Duncan
• Robert T. Lemon, II
• R. Scott Jenkins
• Wayne G. Zeringue, Jr.
• William P. Wynne
 
The following partners have been recommended in the Industry focus – Transport: Shipping – Regulation practice area:
• J. Kelly Duncan
• Robert T. Lemon, II
• R. Scott Jenkins
 
The following partners have been recommended in the Real Estate – Construction (including Construction Litigation) practice area: 
• Chad V. Theriot
• Jennifer S. Lowndes
• Joseph P. Henner
• Neal J. Sweeney
• Richard J. Tyler
• Stephen T. Miller
• Tyler P. Scarbrough
 
The following partners have been recommended in the Tax – US Taxes: Non-contentious practice area:
• Jesse R. Adams, III
• William M. Backstrom, Jr.
• Andre B. Burvant
 
Additionally, two attorneys were recognized on the elite “Leading Lawyers” list as outstanding lawyers nationwide. Amy Garrity Scafidel was recognized in the practice area of Transport: Shipping – Finance while Neal J. Sweeney was recognized in the practice area of Real Estate – Construction (including Construction Litigation).
 
Finally, Jennifer S. Lowndes was recognized on the “Next Generation Lawyers” list as an up-and-coming lawyer in the practice area of Real Estate – Construction (including Construction Litigation).

About Legal 500
The Legal 500 Series is widely acknowledged as the world's largest legal referral guide. The publication is an independent guide, and firms and individuals are recommended purely on merit. The Legal 500 Series' analysis of law firm capabilities extends to 107 jurisdictions worldwide. 
 
About Jones Walker
Jones Walker LLP (www.joneswalker.com) is among the 120 largest law firms in the United States serving local, regional, national, and international business interests with offices in Alabama, Arizona, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, and Texas. The firm is committed to providing a comprehensive range of legal services to major multinational, public and private corporations, Fortune® 500 companies, money center banks, worldwide insurers, and emerging companies doing business in the United States and abroad.