Building on recent notable hires in New Orleans, Phelps Dunbar further strengthens its marine, energy, and complex litigation offering with the addition of Partner, Miles Clements and Counsel, Joseph “Josh” Lee III.
“We are thrilled to welcome Miles and Josh to Phelps,” said Marshall Redmon, Phelps’s Managing Partner. “Miles is an excellent citizen in the New Orleans community and widely regarded as one of the region’s leading litigators. He and Josh fit our overall strategy to attract top talent that fits our firm culture and affords Phelps’s clients a competitive advantage in resolving their business problems.”
Mr. Clements and Mr. Lee join Phelps from Frilot, where Mr. Clements was a founding partner. “I have worked with Phelps attorneys throughout the years and I have always been impressed with the standard of excellence demonstrated,” said Mr. Clements. “Phelps is known to have a preeminent admiralty practice, and the deep industry experience the firm offers clients is second to none. This move provides Josh and I the opportunity to energize our practice, expand the areas of service we can provide to clients and to work with talented attorneys across the region.”
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