• Boston University School of Law
      LL.M. in Taxation, 1978
    • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
      J.D., 1975; Loyola Moot Court Board
    • Loyola University New Orleans
      B.A., magna cum laude, 1972
    • U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana
    • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana
    • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
    • Louisiana

Richard N. Dicharry

Senior Partner

  • New Orleans

    504-584-9232 office

  • London

    011-44-207-929-4765 office

  • Resident in the New Orleans office

Richard Dicharry practices in the area of insurance and reinsurance. He began his career at Phelps Dunbar in 1978, practicing in admiralty litigation. After seven years of an active litigation practice, he refocused his practice on insurance coverage work for the London insurance market. Since 1985, Mr. Dicharry has counseled and represented insurers with regard to a variety of liabilities, with particular emphasis on energy, property and uncertain date of loss exposures.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Maritime Law Association of the United States
  • International Association of Claim Professionals (Adjunct Member)
  • Lloyd's Market Association Joint Liability Committee (Ex Officio Legal Representative)
  • American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel


  • AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Louisiana Super Lawyers