Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer LLC


Maritime & Business Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Tax Law & Estate Planning


Representing clients since 1914, we have the expertise to handle whatever complex legal challenges come your way. With roots in Louisiana and resources reaching around the world, we strive to lead in an ever-changing business and litigation environment. Our clients become our family, and they stay with us for generations.


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Whether our attorneys are developing preventive strategies or responding to litigation and other legal crises, we are always prepared to assist you with efficient and innovative responses.


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At Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer, there is no problem we see as too big or too small. The firm has built a diverse practice around various areas of law to best serve our clients needs.


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Firm News

Property Tax Assessments and Appeal Rights

July 19, 2019

Tax rolls for various Parishes in Louisiana are now open, or are set to be open this month, for inspection. We encourage all property owners to review the tax rolls to make sure that their assessment is correct. The tax…

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Estate Planning in Louisiana | Frequently Asked Questions

May 21, 2019

I. DO I NEED A WILL IN LOUISIANA? Absolutely! If you die without a Will or with an invalid Will, Louisiana law determines who inherits your property. This Louisiana law was written before the invention of the automobile, the airplane…

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21 Aug 2019

BHBM Proudly Sponsors The Pro Bono Project’s Justice For All Ball

Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer is a proud sponsor of The Pro Bono Project’s Justice For All Ball being held...

20 Aug 2019

Maritime Update: What Constitutes Notice of a Claim Under Limitation of Liability?

Under the federal statute allowing for the filing of a limitation of liability action by a vessel owner, 46 U.S.C....

15 Aug 2019

Twelve BHBM Lawyers Selected by Peers for Inclusion in 2020 Best Lawyers®

Twelve lawyers from Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in...

6 Aug 2019

BHBM Tax Law Alert 8/06/2019

WELCOME Thank you for subscribing to our firm’s Tax Law Alert. If you have any questions pertaining to this information,...

1 Aug 2019

Maritime Update: Louisiana 3rd Circuit Court Rules Grand Palais Casino is a Vessel

In its July 3, 2019 decision in the consolidated case of Don Caldwell and Sheronda Caldwell v. St. Charles Gaming...

16 Jul 2019

Construction Law Update – July 2019

The Construction Law Update is published by Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer, LLC for the benefit of its clients and others having an...


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