Kean Miller LLP Adds 5 New Associates

Kean Miller LLP is pleased to announce the addition of five new attorneys to our Baton Rouge and New Orleans offices.  The new attorneys include Byron R. Arthur, Amanda L. Howard, Matthew C. Meiners, Benjamin M. Anderson and William M. Burst.

About the Attorneys:

Byron R. Arthur is an associate attorney in the New Orleans office of Kean Miller LLP. He earned his law degree from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law in 2009 and earned his B.A. in Political Science from Loyola University in 1989.  Byron practices in the Environmental, Energy and Corporate Litigation groups.

Amanda L. Howard is an associate attorney in the New Orleans office of Kean Miller LLP. She earned her law degree, cum laude, from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law in 2009 and earned her B.A. from Loyola University in 2003. Amanda practices in the Admiralty and Maritime, Energy and Corporate Litigation groups.

Matthew C. Meiners is an associate attorney in the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller LLP. He earned his law degree, cum laude, from the LSU Law Center in 2009 and earned his B.S. in International Trade and Finance and minor in Economics from Louisiana State University in 1998.  Matthew practices in the Business and Corporate group.

Benjamin M. Anderson is an associate attorney in the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller LLP. He earned his law degree, magna cum laude, from the LSU Law Center in 2009 and earned his B.A in Political Science and B.S. in Business Administration from Louisiana State University in 2006.  Ben practices in the Commercial Litigation and Intellectual Property groups.

William M. Burst is an associate attorney in the New Orleans office of Kean Miller LLP. Bill received his J.D., cum laude, in 2009 from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law where he served as a member of the Loyola Law Review Board as a Comment/Casenote Editor.  Bill received his B.B.A., cum laude, in Business Administration from Northwood University with a triple major in Management, Banking and Finance, and Marketing.

About Kean Miller LLP:

With 130 lawyers, Kean Miller LLP serves the legal needs of Louisiana businesses and Fortune 500 companies. The firm maintains offices in Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lake Charles and Plaquemine, Louisiana and is the largest law firm in the Capitol region. The firm serves clients in numerous industries including energy, petrochemical and chemical, technology and telecommunications, transportation, media and advertising, financial services, insurance, gaming, government and education, healthcare, manufacturing, real estate, retail, construction and leasing.   The firm combines the talent and expertise of its lawyers into multi-disciplinary client and industry teams. These teams are comprised of seasoned legal professionals from a variety of disciplines who are equipped to identify legal and business needs and to develop superior service strategies that provide unmatched support to the client.

For more information, contact Steve Boutwell at 225.389.3736, or steve.boutwell@keanmiller.com