August 12, 2016

Savannah Morning News Covers Newlead Castellano Story

The crew of the Newlead Castellano, a cargo ship that’s been a fixture on the horizon off the coast of Tybee for nearly four months, can finally see the light at the end of the tunnel.
The vessel, in port in April to offload a shipment of raw sugar, was seized by U.S. marshals and […]

Newlead Castellano Story Featured on NPR

Since April, the Newlead Castellano has been anchored off the Georgia coast, near Savannah — with a crew on board that couldn’t come ashore.

Now, after several motionless months, the Filipino sailors are close to heading home. The auction of the ship is bringing an end to what Splash247, a maritime news site, called a […]

Bouhan Falligant Partner Todd Baiad Interviewed by WABE

Bouhan Falligant partner Todd Baiad was interviewed by WABE about the Newlead Castellano, which has been anchored off the coast of Tybee Island since April.

“They seem to be in good spirits,” Baiad said. “Would I want to be stuck on that ship since April? No. But I think it’s something they’re probably a little […]

July 31, 2016

Bouhan Falligant Partner Maggie Puccini Installed as President-Elect of Savannah Bar Association

Four attorneys were sworn in as officers of The Savannah Bar Association for 2016-17. They are: President Mathew M. McCoy, McCorkle & Johnson LLP; President-elect Margaret Puccini, Bouhan Falligant LLP; Treasurer Robert C. Hughes III, Lueder Larkin & Hunter LLC; and Secretary Leesa A. Bohler, Moore, Clark, DuVall & Rodgers.

Bouhan Falligant Partner Todd Baiad Interviewed by WTOC

Just six miles off the coast of Tybee Island is an abandoned ship with its crew still on board.

The boat has been anchored at sea for months after the company that owned the vessel defaulted on the loan.

The Newlead Castellano was arrested by U.S. Marshals when it was making a sugar delivery at Imperial […]

The Business of Endorsements

By Benjamin W. Karpf, Bouhan Falligant LLP

Special to Business in Savannah

 

Social media has changed the way businesses of all sizes market their products and services. Today, it is much easier for businesses to use the opinions of ordinary consumers for promotion. Individuals can also have an outsize influence on certain markets. For example, think […]

Bouhan Falligant Breaks Ground on New Office Building

Bouhan Falligant, LLP broke ground today on construction of a new office building at One West Park Avenue, on the south side of Forsyth Park. The three-story, 18,000-square-foot building will be completed in spring 2017.

“Today marked a new chapter in the 130-year history of Bouhan Falligant,” said Lea Holliday, managing partner of Bouhan Falligant. […]

June 29, 2016

Bouhan Falligant Partner Invited to Serve as Counselor for Statewide Legal Organization

Kathy Horne, a partner at Bouhan Falligant, was recently inducted as counselor for the Judge W. Homer Drake Georgia Bankruptcy Inn of Court, a statewide organization of attorneys and judges involved primarily in the practice of bankruptcy. The position of counselor, which Horne will hold this coming year, is the highest office held by […]

New Bouhan Falligant Building Featured in Savannah Morning News

By Bill Dawers for Savannah Morning News
In 2013, I wrote about a planned development that would have transformed the south end of Forsyth Park.
At the time, the large lot at the southwest corner of Bull Street and Park Avenue was slated for a mix of residential and commercial uses. There would have been an apartment […]

Bouhan Falligant Announces Construction of New Office Building

Bouhan Falligant, LLP announced today it will soon begin construction on a new office building at One West Park Avenue, on the south side of Forsyth Park. The three-story, 18,000-square-foot building will be completed in spring 2017.
“For the past several years our firm has been evaluating our need for  quarters with more modern technologies […]