Eleven MehaffyWeber Attorneys Named Best Lawyers in America® for 2017

Eleven MehaffyWeber attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® published by Woodward/White, Inc. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.

  • Arthur R. Almquist (Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants, Product Liability Litigation-Defendants)
  • Barbara J. Barron (Insurance Law, Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation-Defendants, Product Liability Litigation-Defendants)
  • Robert A. Black (Appellate Practice, Arbitration, Mediation, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants, Product Liability Litigation Defendants
  • Joseph E. Broussard IV (Trusts and Estates)
  • Wade Carpenter (Personal Injury Litigation -Defendants)
  • M.C. Carrington (Commercial Litigation, Litigation-Environmental, Litigation-Patent, Personal Injury Litigation -Defendants)
  • Patricia D. Chamblin (Health Care Law, Personal Injury Litigation-Defendants)
  • Sandra F. Clark (Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants, Product Liability Litigation – Defendants)
  • James G. Martingano (Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants)
  • Louis M. Scofield, Jr. (Insurance Law, Litigation – Insurance, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants, Product Liability Litigation – Defendants)
  • Michele Y. Smith (Insurance Law, Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants, Product Liability Litigation – Defendants)


Additionally, the following lawyers from our firm have been named Best Lawyers' 2017 Lawyers of the Year:

  • Robert A. Black has been named the Best Lawyers’ 2017 Beaumont Product Liability Litigation - Defendants "Lawyer of the Year."
  • Sandra F. Clark has been named the Best Lawyers’ 2017 Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants "Lawyer of the Year."
  • Michele Smith has been named the Best Lawyers’ 2017 Insurance Law "Lawyer of the Year."
  • Michele Smith has been named the Best Lawyers’ 2017 Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants "Lawyer of the Year."