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Richard D. Chappuis, Jr.

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R. Chappuis

Born:
Lafayette, Louisiana
March 19, 1941

Admitted to the Bar:
1965, Louisiana

Subsequent Admissions:
United States District Court - Western, Eastern and Middle Districts
United States Court of Appeals - Fifth Circuit
 
Education:
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
J.D., 1965
Phi Delta Phi - President, 1964-1965
L.S.U. Law Center Freshman Class President
Member: Moot Court Board
Law Clerk - Honorable Frank W. Summers, Associate Justice
Louisiana Supreme Court, 1965-1966

Member:
Lafayette Parish Bar Association
15th Judicial District Bar Association
Louisiana State Bar Association
American Bar Association
Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel - Director, 1978-1980
Federation of Insurance and Corporate Counsel - Member and
Vice Chairman of Auto, Land, Air Transportation and Casualty Section
The Defense Research Institute
American Arbitration Association - National Panel of Arbitrators

Voorhies & Labbé - Board of Directors, President

Speaker and program participant at meetings and seminars involving litigation matters.

Published article in Southern Methodist University Law Review
regarding aerial agricultural toxic torts, 1993.

Civic/Community:
Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University, National Alumni
Board of Directors - Founding Member
Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce - Member; Recreation Committee - Served as Chairman
Bank One (Lafayette Region) Advisory Board of Directors - Member
First National Bank of Lafayette - Served as Director; served on Executive Committee;
Trust Committee - Served as Chairman
Lafayette Municipal Police and Fire Civil Service Board - Served as Chairman
Beaver Club - Served as President and that year, club voted as Lafayettés Outstanding Civic Club
Cathedral-Carmel School Foundation - Served as President; Board of Directors - Honorary Member
Cathedral-Carmel High School Parent Teachers Association - Served as President
St. Thomas More Catholic High School Foundation - Co-Founder
St. Thomas More Catholic High School Board of Directors - Served as Chairman
Red Cross - Lafayette Parish - Served as Chapter Chairman; Southeastern Area Advisory Council -
Served as Chairman; Louisiana Division - Members and Funds Committee - Served as Chairman
Lafayette Area High School Football Officials Association - Served as President
Lafayette Youth Football Committee - Former member
Carmelite Guild - Served as President
Boy Scouts - Eagle Scout; Served as volunteer
Krewe of Gabriel - Served as Commodore; Board of Directors - Member
Southwest Louisiana Mardi Gras Association - Served as President; Board of Directors - Member
United Givers Fund (now United Way) - Professional Division - Served as Chairman; Legal Division -
Served as Chairman
City Club of Lafayette - Member
Louisiana State University Foundation - Member
Ducks Unlimited - Member
Foundation for North American Wild Sheep - Member

Fields of Practice:
Products Liability
Automobile and Trucking Liability
Professional Malpractice Law and Construction Law - Architects, Engineers, Contractors and Accountants
General and Agricultural Aviation Law
Municipal Law


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