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March 23, 2023
Taylor Porter attorneys, Michael S. Walsh and Kristyn Couvillion, were published in the latest edition of The Baton Rouge Lawyer. Their article, “The Dreaded Phone Call (or Why Do I Have a Collect Call from Parish Prison?),”...
March 22, 2023
Taylor Porter Attorney, Harry J. "Skip" Philips, is being honored with the 2023 Patriot Award at the USS KIDD Roarin' on the River event being held March 23rd. The fundraiser, presented by the Louisiana Veterans Museum Foundation, benefits the USS...
March 02, 2023
Medicare Secondary Payer and MMSEA (Section 111) Compliance Practice Leader, Barrye Miyagi, has been published in The Brief Case: DRI Committee News. The article, co-authored with John Cattie, Managing Member of Cattie & Gonzalez, P.L.L.C., is an...
January 26, 2023
Taylor Porter LLP is pleased announce that Managing Partner, Bob Barton, was elected to serve as the Baton Rouge Area Chamber (BRAC) General Counsel.
Mr. Barton represents local and national businesses in matters involving commercial litigation and transactions, regulatory...
January 18, 2023
Taylor Porter LLP is pleased to welcome Amy V. Christina and Gillian Griffin to the Firm.
Amy V. Christina has joined the Firm as an Attorney where she practices primarily in Insurance Defense. She has experience in insurance defense...
January 04, 2023
Nine Taylor Porter attorneys are recognized by their peers in the 2023 edition of Louisiana Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
December 01, 2022
Taylor Porter Partner, Trey Tumminello, has been re-elected to the Baton Rouge Bar Association Board of Directors.
The Baton Rouge Bar Association has been serving the legal profession and the public for almost 90 years. It is one...
November 09, 2022
Ann M. Halphen, a partner at Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips, LLP, has been accepted into the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA).
ABOTA dedicates itself to the preservation and promotion of the Seventh Amendment, which guarantees the right to...
October 07, 2022
Taylor Porter LLP is pleased to welcome Allie J. Amedee, Yadira Crespo-Orosco, Peyton T. Gascon, and Cameron A. Murray to the Firm.
Allie Amedee has joined the Firm as an associate where she practices in General Tort Litigation, Commercial Litigation,...
October 03, 2022
Taylor Porter LLP is pleased to announce that Ann M. Halphen has become a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, one of the premier legal associations in North America. Mrs. Halphen was inducted as a Fellow at...
September 20, 2022
Taylor Porter's Diversity Committee was thrilled to host area law students at the recently held "Opportunity Knocks" panel event. Featured panelists included attorneys whose law degrees have allowed them to find other careers, as well as practicing...
September 02, 2022
Taylor Porter was honored to attend the Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center Awards + Our Communit event held on August 30. The Firm received the Louis D. Curet Memorial Volunteer Fundraising Award in recognition of our continued efforts and fundraising activities...
August 29, 2022
Taylor Porter is pleased to announce that Matthew Bond Pettaway has joined the Firm as Special Counsel in the Lake Charles office practicing in the areas of civil litigation, bankruptcy law, insurance coverage disputes, breach of contract disputes, debt collection,...
August 19, 2022
Thirty-nine Taylor Porter attorneys have been recognized by their peers in the 2023 edition of the Best Lawyers in America. Among these, several lawyers received the distinction of "Lawyers of the Year" in their respective practice area. Three...
August 05, 2022
Taylor Porter is pleased to announce that Shelby G. LaPlante has joined the Firm as an Associate practicing in the areas of Medical Malpractice Defense, General/Tort Litigation, and Health Care Law.
Shelby G. Laplante has experience representing health care...
August 02, 2022
This informative program will address recent developments in Labor and Employment Law. Join our Taylor Porter Coaches for this pre-season practice so that your team has a game plan for addressing day-to-day employment issues.
The seminar will be held...
July 27, 2022
Taylor Porter Attorney Coulter McMahen was named a finalist for the 2022 Frank L. Maraist Award presented by the Louisiana Associaiton of Defense Counsel (LADC) and the Young Lawyers Committee.
The nominees are chosen based on professional excellence, service to the...
June 10, 2022
Harry J. "Skip" Philips is the recipient of the 2022 Louisiana Bar Foundation's (LBF) Curtis R. Boisfontaine Trial Advocacy Award.
Mr. Philips is receiving this award in recognition of his long-standing devotion to and excellence in trial practice and for...
June 07, 2022
Taylor Porter is pleased to announce that eight of its lawyers have been recognized as leaders in their respective fields by Chambers USA. Chambers also ranked Taylor Porter’s Environmental Practice Group one of the top bands of...
April 14, 2022
Taylor Porter Partner, Justin Mannino, has been named a Tastemaker for the Fork Cancer Baton Rouge Event being held on May 12 at Pointe-Marie. The event is being presented by the American Cancer Society and the Baton Rouge Junior Executive...
March 16, 2022
Coulter McMahen was selected as a 2022 Great Futures Gala Honoree by the Boys & Girls Club of Metro Louisiana. The Club will honor 15 young professionals at its 2022 Great Futures Gala. Honorees are selected based on their professional achievements,...
March 10, 2022
Taylor Porter was honored to attend the Volunteers in Public Schools (VIPS) Take the Lead Graduation ceremony held at Main Event. The participating Scholars enjoyed a full-day of celebrating with program Administrators, Mentors and Partners. Take the Lead...
January 14, 2022
By Vicki Crochet, Partner and Tom Peak, Partner
On January 13th, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) made two highly anticipated rulings related to COVID-19 vaccine mandates.
In National Federal of Independent Business, et al v. Department of...
January 03, 2022
Taylor Porter is pleased to announce that John T. Andrishok, Lauren R. Hadden, Justin T. Mannino and Rick J. Norman have been elected to the partnership effective January 1, 2022.
“We are pleased to have these four talented lawyers join...
December 29, 2021
Fourteen Taylor Porter attorneys were named to 2022 Louisiana Super Lawyers. The attorneys listed as Super Lawyers are John Stone Campbell, III, Vicki Crochet, Skip Philips, and Mike Walsh. Those listed as Rising Stars are Ryan French,...
December 20, 2021
Taylor Porter Partner, Mike Crawford, has been elected Vice Chair on the Board of Directors of the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank. The mission of the Food Bank is to feed the hungry in Baton Rouge and the surrounding...
November 23, 2021
Taylor Porter Partner, Trey Tumminello, has been re-elected to the Baton Rouge Bar Association Board of Directors.
The Baton Rouge Bar Association has been serving the legal profession and the public for more than 88 years. It is one...
October 22, 2021
Forty Taylor Porter attorneys are recognized by their peers in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Among these, several lawyers were named as "Lawyers of the Year" in their respective practice area. Additionally, four Taylor Porter...
October 12, 2021
Taylor Porter LLP is pleased to welcome Shannon A. Shelton, Taylor Dunne, G. Patrick Riley, and Kristyn A. Couvillion to the Firm.
Shannon A. Shelton joined the Firm as a Special Counsel. Her primary practice focus is Medicare Secondary...
September 21, 2021
Taylor Porter is pleased to announce that Coulter McMahen has been named to the Baton Rouge Alliance for Students CHANGEMAKERS Education Leadership Class. The group was selected from across Baton Rouge’s corporate, nonprofit, and public sectors and...
September 03, 2021
The thoughts of the Taylor Porter attorneys and staff are with all of those affected by the widespread damage in South Louisiana as a result of Hurricane Ida. As the recovery process begins, we would like to share important...
August 20, 2021
Taylor Porter employment, labor and benefits practice attorneys Vicki Crochet and Tom Peak conducted their annual “New Library Directors Boot Camp” presentation for the State Library of Louisiana, held virtually on August 12, 2021. Crochet spoke on issues pertaining to...
August 06, 2021
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Taylor Porter attorney Coulter McMahen is among four newly selected members of the LSU Alumni Association 2021-22 Young Alumni Advisory Council. The Council serves as a focus group to provide...
August 03, 2021
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Taylor Porter is the presenting sponsor of the Baton Rouge Area Chamber’s sixth annual “Diversity in Business” event that will take place virtually on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m....
July 23, 2021
Taylor Porter Partner and MSP Practice Leader Barrye Miyagi co-presented on “Medicare Secondary Payer Legal & Policy Update” at the 2021 Louisiana Association of Self Insured Employers (LASIE) Legislative Recap and Open Forum, held July 14, 2021, at the Baton Rouge...
July 15, 2021
Taylor Porter estate planning and tax attorney Justin Mannino will serve as the featured speaker and presenter for a Baton Rouge Bar Association Young Lawyers Section “Summer Sizzlin’ Back To Basics CLE,” to be held Friday, July 16,...
July 13, 2021
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Taylor Porter, through its Diversity Committee, will host the “Dialogue on Race Louisiana” series at its offices, beginning Tuesday, August 3, 2021, and every Tuesday thereafter through September 7th. Dialogue on Race Louisiana (DORLA) is...
July 06, 2021
Taylor Porter welcomes eight law students to the second session of its 2021 Summer Law Clerk Program. During the program, law clerks gain hands-on experience through interaction with practicing Taylor Porter attorneys. Work experiences include client meetings, case...
July 02, 2021
2021 Chambers USA Honors Taylor Porter Environmental Attorneys
Clients and peers in the 2021 Chambers USA Guide ranked the Taylor Porter environmental law practice among the top Louisiana environmental law firms. In addition to the firm’s practice ranking, Taylor Porter...
June 30, 2021
Six Taylor Porter attorneys have been selected by clients and peers as “Leaders in Their Field” in the 2021 Chambers USA Guide, which evaluates and ranks attorneys and firms through extensive independent research that includes interviews with firm clients...
June 18, 2021
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The “Drive the Future” raffle to support Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital has returned this year, and Taylor Porter continues its annual support...
May 26, 2021
On May 24, 2021, Taylor Porter attorneys, staff, and summer law clerks all pitched in to pack 100 care packages for nonprofit Totes de Joie to deliver to local cancer patients undergoing treatment at Mary Bird Perkins and Woman's Hospital in...
May 21, 2021
Taylor Porter Of Counsel Preston Castille has been appointed to the Board of Governors of the City Club of Baton Rouge, a downtown professional and social club that has enriched the lives of community leaders, business professionals, and families for 60...
May 17, 2021
Taylor Porter will sponsor "Roarin’ on the River II" on Thursday, June 3, 2021, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The 1940s-themed fundraiser, hosted by the Louisiana Veterans Museum Foundation will benefit the USS KIDD Veterans Museum.
May 11, 2021
Taylor Porter welcomes seven law students for the first round of the 2021 Summer Law Clerk Program in which under the guidance of practicing Taylor Porter attorneys and mentors, law clerks gain hands-on experience and interaction that reﬂ...
May 07, 2021
On Friday, May 7, Taylor Porter's BUILD (Building Unity, Inclusion, & Legal Diversity) Community Outreach Program and Volunteers in Public Schools concluded a successful three-month community outreach and mentoring project with high school students from Glen Oaks...
May 05, 2021
Read the May/June issue of The Baton Rouge Lawyer
Taylor Porter Managing Partner Bob Barton was among several Baton Rouge law firm managing partners interviewed in "What We've Learned ... COVID-19" featured in the May-June issue of The...
April 30, 2021
Occupancy restrictions eased on hospitality, event industry
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April 21, 2021
By Rick Norman, Taylor Porter Lake Charles Office
The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, signed by President Biden on March 11, 2021, extended and expanded the availability of tax credits for employers who voluntarily offer to their employees...
April 19, 2021
Click here to see Taylor Porter featured in the VIPS newsletter
Taylor Porter is featured in the Volunteers in Public Schools (VIPS) March 2021 Newsletter for its leadership role in the "Take the Lead" mentoring program for Glen Oaks Magnet...
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