White, Andrews & Shackelford is a boutique business and litigation firm, providing a full range of legal services to our clients throughout Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas and Alabama. Our attorneys have more than 60 years of combined experience and are admitted to practice in state and federal courts in Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas and Alabama, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth, Eleventh and Federal Circuits, the United States Federal Court of Claims, and the Supreme Court of the United States.
In addition to representing clients in commercial and civil litigation, business transactions and giving advice and counsel, our largest practice area focuses on Louisiana litigation pertaining to the oil and gas industry. We regularly represent oil and gas exploration and production companies in commercial and contract litigation, lease cancellation suits, title litigation, environmental litigation, bankruptcy, collections, personal injury defense, and toxic and mass tort cases. We also prepare and review transactional documents for our clients, and provide general legal advice regarding myriad matters, including mineral and surface leases, joint operating agreements, master service contracts, environmental regulatory compliance, insurance matters, conservation and unitization, collection, bankruptcy, and general commercial matters. We also have significant expertise in admiralty and maritime matters, including vessel seizures, marine indemnity and insurance matters, Jones Act defense, and other general maritime law matters.
Our top priority is providing an innovative approach to address complex client needs with cost effective quality legal representation. The combined experience and abilities of our attorneys, together with the use of state of the art technology, and personalized attention, allows us to address a broad range of disputes and creative problem solving with services tailored to individual large and small businesses.