Chuck Talley Named to Leadership in Law List

Kean Miller is pleased to announce that Charles R. “Chuck” Talley, a partner in our New Orleans office, has been selected by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine as a recipient of its 2014 Leadership in Law award. The annual Leadership in Law award honors the Top 50 lawyers in the Greater New Orleans area based on their legal, professional and community contributions.

About Chuck Talley

Chuck Talley is a partner in the New Orleans office of Kean Miller. He practices in the admiralty and maritime, and oil and gas practice groups. Mr. Talley has particular experience in admiralty and maritime law, personal injury defense, property damage claims, Corbello litigation, appeals, and oil & gas law. He has more than 31 years of trial and appellate experience before state and federal courts throughout the United States. He is listed in Louisiana Super Lawyers, 2008-2014.  Mr. Talley earned B.A., magna cum laude, from Vanderbilt University in 1978. He earned his J.D. in 1981 from Florida State University where he was a member of the Florida State University Law Review and served as Articles and Notes Editor.  He is a member of the Louisiana State, Florida State and Federal Bar Associations.  He devotes his time to the Mariners Club for the Port of New Orleans, the Maritime Law Association, the Houston Mariners Club, and the Risk and Insurance Management Society.  He is admitted to practice law in Louisiana and Florida, and is licensed to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Western, and Middle Districts of Louisiana, the Middle District of Florida, and United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

About Kean Miller

With 140 attorneys, Kean Miller serves the legal needs of Louisiana businesses and Fortune 500 companies. The firm maintains offices in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, and Lake Charles, Louisiana and is one of the five largest law firms based in Louisiana.  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.