Retirement of Long Time Kean Miller Partners

Kean Miller announces the retirement of long time partners Christopher J. Dicharry and David K. Nelson, effective December 31, 2019.  Both Chris and David demonstrated extraordinary commitment to their clients, to the legal profession, and to their partners over the entirety of their legal careers.
Chris Dicharry joined the firm in 1999 and was a member of the governmental, legislative and administrative law practice for over 35 years.  He was a member of the Tax Sections of the American and Louisiana State Bar Associations and served as Past Chair of the Tax Section of the Louisiana State Bar Association.  

David Nelson joined the firm in 1985 and had over 35 years of experience representing petrochemical facilities, engineers, contractors, building owners, and architects in a wide variety of matters arising of construction disputes upon his retirement. He was a member of the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel, where he served as Chair of the Construction Practice Group.

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