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We provide legal services to corporations and individuals, small businesses and families. We offer every client the same accessible, reliable, and dedicated approach to solving their legal issues… and we do not rest until we do.


Metairie Law Firm

Chehardy Sherman Williams delivers award-winning legal services across parish, state, and federal courts.

We pride ourselves on a client-centric approach, ensuring detailed communication and comfort at every step of your legal journey. Our Metairie law firm is renowned for upholding the highest standards of ethics, professional reliability, and diligence.

No matter your needs, our skilled Southeast Louisiana attorneys are here to provide you with the guidance and legal protection you deserve.

Your Trusted Southshore Attorneys

Our team of 44 Louisiana attorneys specializes in various practice areas, ensuring you have access to comprehensive legal expertise no matter your type of case.

Chehardy Sherman Williams utilizes decades of accumulated legal experience to provide personalized service to achieve your desired outcomes. Whether you’re an individual or a business, we represent a diverse clientele across more than ten practice areas.

Our dedication to open and honest communication forms the cornerstone of every attorney-client relationship, ensuring you feel fully informed throughout your case. Trust us to guide you with integrity and professionalism at every step as we champion your rights and work tirelessly for your justice.

Metairie Law Firm Practice Areas

Trial Cases

Navigating the courtroom with distinguished advocacy to deliver decisive, skillful representation in both civil and criminal litigation.

Estate Planning and Successions

Designing estate strategies that protect personal assets and honor familial legacies.

Business and Corporate

Driving corporate success with cutting-edge legal strategies, fostering sustainable business growth and innovation.

Personal Injury

Pursuing justice for personal injury victims to ensure you receive the compensation you deserve.


Mastering the intricacies of tax regulations to enhance financial efficiency and compliance for businesses and individuals alike.

Family Law

Navigating sensitive family matters with tact and legal acumen, from divorce proceedings to custody arrangements, ensuring dignified resolutions.

Labor and Employment

Championing fair labor practices and resolving employment disputes with strategic legal insight.

Criminal Defense

Providing robust defense for those accused of crimes, employing thorough investigation and strategic legal defenses to safeguard freedoms.


Supporting healthcare entities through the legal intricacies of medical practice, from compliance and patient care to litigation defense.

Real Estate

Facilitating seamless real estate dealings with comprehensive legal support, from complex transactions to dispute resolution.

How Do I Know If I Have a Case?

Determining whether you have a viable legal case can be overwhelming, but Chehardy Sherman Williams is here to make that process straightforward and reassuring. Our experienced team takes the time to listen intently to your concerns and meticulously review every detail of your situation.

With decades of practice expertise in Southeast Louisiana, our attorneys bring a unique perspective that is deeply informed by local legal precedents and regional nuances.

No matter your situation, we are committed to providing precise, thorough assessments to help you understand your legal options.

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