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Jason Waguespack Presented with the New Orleans Bar Association’s Distinguished Maritime Lawyer Award

Galloway is pleased to announce that our Managing Director, Jason Waguespack, will be honored as the New Orleans Bar Association’s Distinguished Maritime Lawyer of 2023. This year’s award ceremony will be held on October 20th at the Windsor Court Hotel in the heart of New Orleans.

“I am incredibly honored to be presented with this award. No one succeeds in this practice alone, and that is certainly the case for me. I have had the great fortune to be supported by a fantastic team of lawyers and staff at Galloway,” says Jason.

About the Distinguished Maritime Lawyer Award

The Distinguished Maritime Lawyers is chosen by the members of the Maritime & International Law Committee. The criteria to receive this recognition include, being a long-standing member of the Maritime & International Law Committee; being highly respected among one’s peers; and being significant contributor to the local admiralty bar. To be eligible, one must be a member of the Maritime and International Law Committee of the New Orleans Bar Association and be actively engaged in the private practice of law.

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