Super Lawyers® 2022, an independent peer-reviewed gold standard of legal excellence, has recognized seven Chehardy, Sherman, Williams, Recile and Hayes, LLP attorneys as meeting the highest industry standards in the state of Louisiana. Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process combining peer nomination, evaluation and independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement, selected annually by state.
The firm congratulates five attorneys named Super Lawyers® 2022, recognition earned by just five percent of evaluated candidates.
· Steven E. Hayes, Partner, Trust and Estates
· Patrick Reso, Partner, Elder Law, Trust and Estates
· David R. Sherman, Partner, Tax Law
· P.J. Stakelum III, Of Counsel, Business and Corporate Law and Commercial Litigation
· James M. Williams, Partner, The Trial Team, Personal Injury Litigation, Plaintiffs
Super Lawyers® honors attorneys Matthew Pertuit, a General Practice Plaintiff attorney and Jacob Young, whose focus is Civil Litigation, Plaintiffs, as Rising Stars for 2022, a designation earned by just 2.5 percent of candidates evaluated under the age of 40, with at least 10 years of practice experience.
Chehardy Sherman Williams, founded in the Greater New Orleans area, has been a leading law firm serving Southeastern Louisiana since 1989.
We put decades of legal practice to work for our clients and provide more personalized services to achieve their desired results. From businesses and individuals across more than ten practice areas, we can provide more experience and more representation.
We can help resolve a wide range of complex legal issues in all courts, including parish, state, and federal branches. Our attorneys have represented cases across Louisiana and the country. Armed with a profound and comprehensive knowledge of the legal system, we are devoted to protecting your legal rights while upholding the highest standards of the justice system.
We are consistently recognized as leaders in the industry, earning local and national accolades for results, service, and commitment.