Mr. Chastant holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Minor in History from Louisiana State University. He also holds a Juris Doctor from Tulane University Law School. While at Tulane, he served as a Managing Editor of the Tulane Environmental Law Journal, and he was published on issues involving The Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act. Mr. Chastant is a member of both the State Board of Certified Public Accountants of Louisiana and the Louisiana State Bar. He is also a Certified Mergers and Acquisition Advisor and a member of the Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors.
Mr. Chastant has accounting and financial advisory consulting experience in areas that include external audit, acquisition due diligence, revenue and expenditure growth projection, litigation support, business valuation, and regulated utility cost of capital. His practice of the law is concentrated on issues surrounding regulated utility law, transaction law, corporate law, and mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Chastant joined The Sisung Group in 2012. In his role as Vice President of Project Development for the Sisung Group, he is charged with managing legal analysis, research and due diligence related to new and expanding Sisung Group ventures, as well as assisting with development of new lines of business. He has played an integral part in the successful development of the Sisung Group’s Financial Litigation Services and Film Finance Divisions.
- Attorney and Counselor at Law, Louisiana State Bar
- Certified Public Accountant, Louisiana State Board of Certified Public Accountants
- Certified Mergers and Acquisitions Advisor, Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors
- Certified Rate of Return Analyst, Society of Utility and Regulatory Financial Analysts
- Recent Development, The Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act and Renewed Drilling in the Gulf Ensco Offshore Co. v. Salazar, 25 Tul. Envtl. L.J. 251 (2011)
- Bachelor of Science, Accounting, Minor in History, Louisiana State University
- J.D., Tulane University