Several Loyola Alumni are among 49 area professionals in the field of law recognized for their career and community accomplishments. For 12 years, CityBusiness' "Leadership in Law" has honored legal professionals in four categories: educators, court associated, firm associated, and in-house counsel.
The 12th class of honorees was celebrated at a formal reception on May 16 at the New Orleans Museum of Art. Additionally, a special Leadership in Law insert profiling all honorees running in the May 27 issue of CityBusiness.
The Loyola alumni named in the Leadership in Law Class of 2016 are:
Lawrence E. Chehardy, J.D. ’77, of Chehardy Sherman Williams Murray Recile Stakelum & Hayes LLP
Donald E. McKay Jr., J.D. ’84, of Leake & Andersson LLP
Mary Garvey Algero, J.D. ’89, professor of law at Loyola University
Vic Franckiewicz, J.D. ’93, of Butler Snow LLP
Evans Martin “Marty” McLeod, J.D. ’96, of Phelps Dunbar LLP
Edward W. Trapolin, J.D. ’01, of Irwin Fritchie Urquhart & Moore
Charles Emile “Peppi” Bruneau Jr. ’64 (sociology), J.D. ’66, of Eagan Insurance Agency LLC
Wayne Fontana ’73 (history), J.D. ‘76, of Roedel, Parsons, Koch, Blache, Balhoff & McCollister