Kean Miller was formed in 1983 and based on a foundation of mutual respect among attorneys, meaningful collaboration with clients, and an overarching commitment to serve the community. Thirty-five years later, this fundamental philosophy is stronger than ever – from the people we represent, to the people we employ, from the charitable organizations we serve, to the civic causes we support.
With more than 160 attorneys in Houston, The Woodlands, Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Shreveport, Lafayette, and Lake Charles, we serve the legal needs of the people, businesses, and industries that drive the regional economy. We have particular dedication to serving Fortune 1000 companies with significant operations in the Gulf South, providing them with legal resources focused on growth. From the courtroom to the boardroom, our people provide creative solutions, unique strategies, and unparalleled value that allows our clients to perform at the highest level.
Kean Miller serves clients in numerous industries, including maritime, energy, petrochemicals, drilling, and exploration, pipelines, technology, telecommunications, media, advertising, film and entertainment, retail, food and beverage, construction, contracting, banking, financial services, shipping and transportation, gaming, education, health care, manufacturing, refining and real estate.
Kean Miller combines the talents and expertise of our attorneys into multi-disciplinary client and industry teams. These teams are comprised of seasoned attorneys and professionals from a variety of disciplines who are equipped to identify the legal and business needs of the client. Our teams develop superior service strategies that provide unmatched support to the client.
Kean Miller works with clients in a variety of service areas, including commercial litigation, construction, environmental regulation, permitting, class action litigation, banking and finance, admiralty and maritime, products liability, business transactions, real estate, intellectual property, patent infringement, chemical exposure litigation, toxic tort defense, oil and gas, health law, medical malpractice, bankruptcy and reorganization, utilities regulation, labor and employment, state and local tax, legislative and administrative lobbying, estate planning, probate, municipal finance, and insurance coverage litigation.
Whether we are helping our clients defend lawsuits, raise capital, comply with regulatory requirements, enter new markets, obtain or defend intellectual property rights, develop and distribute products and services, or acquire or divest businesses, we understand it is the client’s goals that are paramount.
Kean Miller has a particular dedication to working closely with local businesses and Fortune 1000 companies with significant operations in our region – ensuring that they have the people, resources, and legal talent required to grow into leaders in the region.
Kean Miller’s history is one of lasting alliances with our clients. Our partnerships are based on value, service, and unique know-how. We diligently pursue results that allow our clients to out-perform their competitors.