LBF Congratulates Cahill and Neuner

The Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF) is proud to congratulate Elwood F. Cahill, Jr., and Frank X. Neuner, Jr., for receiving the 2021 Outstanding State Chair Award from the Fellows of the American Bar Foundation (ABF). The award will be presented during the 65th Annual Fellows Awards Banquet, which will be held virtually on Tuesday, February 16, 2021.

The Outstanding State Chair Award is given annually to an ABF Fellows State Chair who has demonstrated dedication to the work of the ABF and the mission of the Fellows through exceptional efforts on behalf of the Fellows at the state level. Cahill and Neuner are Fellow State Co-Chairs for the state of Louisiana. 

Elwood F. Cahill, Jr. is a founding member of the Business Group of Sher, Garner, Cahill, Richter, Klein & Hilbert, L.L.C. in New Orleans. His practice is concentrated in commercial real estate, business, and finance law, as well as creditors' rights, workouts and foreclosures and commercial bankruptcy and other commercial transactions. Elwood is also a Fellow and past President of the Louisiana Bar Foundation (2007-08).

Frank X. Neuner Jr. is a founder and managing partner at NeunerPate based in Lafayette, Louisiana. His practice focuses on commercial litigation, admiralty and maritime law, insurance employment law, and toxic tort litigation. Neuner is also the Chairman of the Innocence Project in New Orleans (IPNO) and the President of the Louisiana Client Assistance Foundation (LCAF). Frank was a recipient of the LBF 2013 Distinguished Attorney Award served on the LBF Board.

The Louisiana Bar Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity organized under the state of Louisiana.