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Thirty-Eight Jones Walker Attorneys Listed in 2009 Issue of Louisiana Super Lawyers
January 15, 2009

Press Release

NEW ORLEANS and BATON ROUGE, La.—Jones Walker is pleased to announce that 38 of its attorneys were listed in the 2009 issue of Louisiana Super Lawyers.

Jones Walker partner R. Patrick Vance was listed among the top 10 attorneys in the state of Louisiana, and partner Harry Simms Hardin, III was listed among the top 50 attorneys statewide. Partners Elizabeth J. Futrell and Pauline F. Hardin were listed among the top 25 female attorneys in the state for the third consecutive year.

Louisiana Super Lawyers is an annual publication produced by Law & Politics magazine and serves to identify attorneys reaching high levels of peer recognition and professional achievement. Attorneys in Louisiana Super Lawyers are selected through a multi-step selection process that begins with a statewide survey of attorneys.

Jones Walker’s Attorneys Listed in the 2009 Edition of Louisiana Super Lawyers

Attorneys listed by primary practice area.

Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights

  • Elizabeth J. Futrell

  • R. Patrick Vance

Business Litigation

  • Covert J. Geary

  • Harry S. Hardin, III

  • David G. Radlauer

  • Edward D. Wegmann


  • William H. Hines

Class Action/Mass Torts

  • Thomas A. Casey, Jr.

Construction Litigation

  • Richard J. Tyler

Criminal Defense: White Collar

  • Pauline F. Hardin

Employee Benefits/ERISA

  • Edward F. Martin

Employment & Labor

  • H. Mark Adams

  • Jennifer L. Anderson

  • Cornelius R. Heusel

  • Thomas P. Hubert

  • Sidney F. Lewis, V

  • Robert B. Worley, Jr.

Energy & Natural Resources

  • Carl D. Rosenblum

Environmental Litigation

  • Michael A. Chernekoff

Estate Planning & Probate

  • David F. Edwards

Insurance Coverage

  • Madeleine Fischer

Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Curtis R. Hearn

Real Estate

  • Charles A. Landry

Securities Litigation

  • Robert B. Bieck, Jr.


  • William M. Backstrom, Jr.
  • John C. Blackman, IV

  • Robert R. Casey

  • B. Michael Mauldin

  • Louis S. Nunes, III

  • Rudolph R. Ramelli

  • Alex P. Trostorff


  • Robert B. Acomb, Jr.

  • John J. Broders

  • J. Kelly Duncan

  • Glenn G. Goodier

  • Grady S. Hurley

  • Edward J. Koehl, Jr.

  • Robert T. Lemon, II

Jones, Walker, Waechter, Poitevent, Carrère & Denègre L.L.P. provides a comprehensive range of legal services to a national and international corporate client base through offices in Alabama, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, and Texas.

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