G.Blane Clark Jr.

Kean Miller LLP



 

Areas of Practice:

Transactional – Mergers and Acquisitions, Deepwater Gulf of Mexico production handling and pipeline agreements, joint venture agreements, healthcare transactions and general business.


Hobbies:

Reading and golf.


If I had more time, I would:

Spend more time with my family and learn to speak Spanish fluently.


The biggest challenge facing attorneys today:

is the time pressure placed on them by clients. 


Community involvement:

Catholic High School.


Best thing about being a lawyer:

Work indoors (A/C). Second best thing: allows you to help people in matters for which many people are very uncomfortable and have a great deal of anxiety.


Bet you didn’t know:

that I am a former McDonald’s manager.


Currently reading:

Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis.


Secret for staying young:

hanging out with young people


The kind of car I drive:

2001 GMC Yukon XL


The turning point that made me decide to become an attorney:

I was fascinated by all of the attorney television series all featuring litigators so, of course, I became a transactional attorney.


Dog or cat?

Dog


Mountains or Beach?

Mountains


Favorite place in Baton Rouge:

Red Dragon Listening Room (a new discovery) or Saturday night in Tiger Stadium.


Favorite BRBA project or event:

Holiday Star Project


Favorite law school professor:

I would prefer not to answer this one – too many to list.


Advice for young lawyers:

Learn your craft. If you are in it for the glamour, you are in it for the wrong reasons and you will be sorely disappointed in the long run.


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