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Charles J. Boudreaux, Jr.


Chuck Boudreaux is a partner in the Lafayette, Baton Rouge and New Orleans offices of Kean Miller. He joined the firm in 2020 and practices with the business, health law, and medical malpractice groups. Chuck has 40 years of experience in the healthcare sector, representing physicians, various healthcare facilities including OBLs, ASCs and other physician and corporate owned facilities, single specialty and multiple specialty clinics, healthcare related foundations, and allied health professionals in a variety of business agreements, transactional and regulatory matters, regulatory hearings, and healthcare litigation matters. Chuck’s healthcare litigation practice includes the defense of medical malpractice claims for commercial carriers, self-insureds, trusts, risk retention groups, as well as commercial litigation involving healthcare matters.

Chuck has served as a special assistant attorney general for the State of Louisiana, representing state-owned and operated healthcare facilities and was appointed lead coordinating attorney for a nationally based professional liability insurer for their cerebral palsy, anesthesia, and cardiac emergency cases.

Chuck is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell and was recognized by Acadiana Profile as a “Top Lawyer of Acadiana” in Healthcare Law and Medical Malpractice Law in 2019 and 2023.


Chuck received his J.D. from the LSU Law Center in 1979. He received his B.S. from Louisiana State University in 1976.

  • Admitted, Louisiana; United States Supreme Court; United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; United States District Court for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana; Louisiana Supreme Court
  • Lafayette, Louisiana, American and Federal Bar Associations; American Health Lawyers Association; American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics; Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit; Defense Research Institute; Lafayette Parish Bar Foundation; Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel; Louisiana Hospital Association