Areas of Practice
  • Tulane University Law School, LL.B., 1959; Member, Tulane Moot Court Board; Phi Delta Phi
  • Tulane University, College of Commerce and Business Administration (now the A. B. Freeman School of Business), B.B.A., 1954
Bar Admissions
  • Louisiana, 1959
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1964
  • 5th Cir., 1964
  • 11th Cir., 1981
  • D.C. Cir., 1975
  • E.D. La., 1959
  • M.D. La., 1959
  • W.D. La., 1969
Charles Lane, III
In Memoriam
201 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70170-5100

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Charlie Lane became associated with Jones Walker in January 1959 and from that time has been actively engaged in a wide range of litigation, including antitrust, securities law, contract disputes, railroad law, and environmental matters. For the past 20 years, the greater emphasis has been in the area of commercial litigation, securities law, and antitrust law.


  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018 (Copyright 2017 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC) in the areas of Antitrust Law and Commercial Litigation (listed annually since 1993)
  • Named Best Lawyers'® 2015 New Orleans Antitrust Law "Lawyer of the Year"
  • AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rating in Martindale-Hubbell




  • American Bar Association (Member, Sections on Litigation and Antitrust Law)
  • American College of Trial Lawyers (Fellow)
  • The American Law Institute
  • Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
  • Louisiana Bar Foundation (Life Member)
  • Louisiana State Bar Association (Member, 1982–1984)
  • National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel
  • National Society of Compliance Professionals
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • Securities Industry Association Compliance and Legal Division