Charles I. Denechaud (1879 – 1956) began the practice of law in 1901. He was joined in the practice of law by his son, Charles I. Denechaud, Jr. (1912 – 1999), in 1937. In 1966, Charles I. Denechaud, III, joined the firm as an associate, served as its managing member and remains of counsel to the firm.

The firm attorneys and the year each joined the firm are: Otto B. Schoenfeld (1967), Richard A. Bordelon (1996), Ralph J. Aucoin (2001) and Todd R. Gennardo (2008).

Areas of practice include: Corporate and Commercial Law, including law relating to commercial and real estate transactions; Civil Litigation, including but not limited to tort defense; Mineral Law; Probate Law; Constitutional Law in regard to the First Amendment; Employment Law; Private Education Law; Construction Law; and Probate Law.