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.


Welcome to Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer


Our People Get Results.

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.


View Our People


Experience where it matters.

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.


Discover our Practices

Firm News

2018 Board Certifications

February 1, 2018

Baldwin Haspel Burke &  Mayer attorney Andrew Sullivan has earned certification by the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization as a Tax Law specialist, effective January 1, 2018. BHBM now has seven Board Certified Tax attorneys, as certified by the Louisiana…

Read More →

BHBM Tax Law Alert | Tax Bill

December 22, 2017

WELCOME Thank you for subscribing to our firm’s Tax Law Alert. If you have any questions pertaining to this information, please contact Andrew Sullivan, Jeannette Waring or Jack Casanova at (504) 569-2900. FEDERAL TAX LAW UPDATE Tax Bill Signed Into Law On December 22, 2017,…

Read More →

Representative Matters

View All Representative Matters →
26 Jan 2018

Maritime Update: 9th Circuit Court of Appeals Disagrees with 5th Circuit on Availability of Punitive Damages in Unseaworthiness Claims

In the case of Batterton v Dutra Group, decided by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on January 23, 2018,...

24 Jan 2018

Environmental Law Update: The Dusky Gopher Frog Goes to Washington

On Monday, January 22, 2018, the Supreme Court of the United States (“SCOTUS”) announced that it would hear a challenge...

18 Jan 2018

Construction Law Update – January 2018

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

18 Jan 2018

Beaux Jones Named to CRCL Board of Directors

Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer environmental attorney Beaux Jones has been named as a member of the Board of Directors...

17 Jan 2018

Maritime Update: 9th Circuit Finds Arbitration Clause in Marine Insurance Policy Enforceable Despite State Law to the Contrary

The question presented to the Court in the case of “Galilea, LLC v. AGCS Marine Insurance Company” was: “Is an...

11 Jan 2018

Beaux Jones to Speak at Coastal Law in Louisiana Conference

Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer environmental and coastal law attorney Beaux Jones will be presenting on the topics of “Ownership...


Connect with us

Stay Informed

Get the Latest Law Alerts & Industry Updates