Normand Pizza to be included in 2013 Best Lawyers in America
Congratulations to Normand Pizza, a partner in the Covington office, for being selected to be included in The Best Lawyers in America, 19th Ed. for his work in the practice of health care law.
Normand Pizza and Sheila Moragas receive AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell
Normand Pizza, a partner in our Covington office, and Sheila Moragas, a partner in our New Orleans office, have received notice that they have received the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards – the AV Preeminent Rating. The AV Preeminent Rating is the pinnacle of professional excellence earned through a strenuous peer review rating process that is managed and monitored by Martindale-Hubbell, the world’s most trusted legal resource.
Chadwick Collings successful in defending nurse in malpractice case
Chadwick Collings successfully defended a nurse charged with malpractice. He won a victory in Iberville Parish after a week-long jury trial. The clients, both the insurer and the nurse, were extremely pleased with the result. Mr. Collings was able to convince the jury that much of the fault was connected to a device manufacturer who was an unnamed party in the litigation.
42nd Annual Estate Planning Seminar
Sheila Moragas will be speaking at the 42nd Annual Estate Planning Seminar to be held October 25 – 26, 2012, at the LSU Law Center in Baton Rouge. For more information on how to register, go to the LSU Law Center website.
Sheila Moragas to co-author treatise
Congratulations to Sheila Moragas, who will be a co-author of “Estate Planning in Louisiana” for the 2012 – 2013 edition. She will be co-authoring the treatise with attorneys David L. Sigler, William C. Kalmbach, and Betty A. Raglin. Congratulations, Sheila, on this great honor!
Andrew Capitelli joins the firm
The Covington office is pleased to welcome its newest associate, Andrew Capitelli. Andrew will be working primarily in health care and insurance defense. We are delighted to have him join us.
Four Milling attorneys named Super Lawyers for 2012
Four Milling attorneys were named as Super Lawyers for 2012 by Thomson-Reuters. They are Robert Cabes (Lafayette), Hilton Bell (New Orleans), Charles Marshall (New Orleans), and Sheila Moragas (New Orleans). Congratulations to all!
Sheila Moragas named Board President of the Ronald McDonald House
Sheila Moragas has been elected as Board President of the Ronald McDonald House of Greater New Orleans. Congratulations, Sheila.
Milling says good-bye to David Conroy
It is with sadness that we say good-bye to long-time Milling partner, David Conroy. Mr. Conroy joined the firm in 1952 after graduating from law school. He passed away on March 27 at the age of 81. His presence at the firm will be greatly missed.
Thomas Schneidau joins firm
Thomas Schneidau will be working with insurance defense, health care law, and litigation out of the Covington office. We welcome him to the firm.