At Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer, we place great emphasis on finding creative solutions for the legal problems affecting our clients. Whether our attorneys are developing preventive strategies or addressing critical demands, we are always prepared to assist you with efficient and innovative responses. Representing clients since 1914, we have the expertise to handle whatever complex legal challenges come our way. With roots in Louisiana and resources stretching across the world, we strive to lead in an ever-changing business and litigation environment. Our client focuses range from Maritime and Admiralty to Tax Law and Estate planning...our clients become our family, and they stay with us for generations.

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Maritime Update: Cruise Line Can Be Liable for Medical Malpractice

11.24.14 |  

In 1988, the Fifth Circuit decided Barbetta v. S/S Bermuda Star, 848...

BHBM Attorneys Speaking at 2014 WorkBoat Show

11.21.14 |  

BHBM Attorneys Leon Rittenberg III and Matt Miller will be speaking at the International WorkBoat...

Maritime Update: The Fifth Circuit Rules that Tankermen are Seamen Exempt from FLSA

11.19.14 |  

The Fifth Circuit ruled that vessel based tankermen are seamen and therefore...

Maritime Update: The Tide has Turned on Removal of General Maritime Law Claims

11.19.14 |  

After the 2011 amendment to 28 U.S.C. § 1441 eliminated the diversity...

Scott Sternberg Selected as Legal Counsel for the LPA

11.14.14 |  

Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer attorney Scott Sternberg has been named by...

Bill Schwartz Speaks at OMSA/Tulane School of Law Industry Seminar

11.14.14 |  

Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer attorney Bill Schwartz was a moderator and panelist...