Brian D. Wallace - Phelps Dunbar LLP

Brian D. Wallace

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2008
Phone: 504-584-9204

Brian Wallace concentrates his practice in the areas of maritime commercial transactions and ship finance and admiralty litigation. He represents owners, operators, lenders, and shipyards in purchases and sales, mergers and acquisitions, financing, construction, chartering, documentation, and regulatory and coastwise trade matters. His practice also involves maritime litigation, including collision, cargo, commercial and construction disputes, and lien and mortgage enforcement and foreclosure.

Mr. Wallace also practices in the area of gaming law, representing casino owners, operators and lenders in complex financial transactions, licensing, and litigation.

Mr. Wallace serves as the regional practice coordinator of Phelps Dunbar's admiralty group.

St. Mary's UniversityBS 1980Dalhousie UniversityLL.B 1984Tulane UniversityLL.M 1985
Maritime Law Association of the United StatesCanadian Maritime Law AssociationAmerican Bar Association, International Law Section, Canada CommitteeLouisiana State Bar AssociationInternation Association of Gaming Attorneys

Office Location

365 Canal Street, Suite 2000
New Orleans, LA 70130-6534
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Gaming Law of the New Orleans Metro Area
Brian D. Wallace has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Admiralty and Maritime Law (Commercial, Ship Financing)
Gaming Law (Business Transactions)