A native of New Orleans, Mr. Chiantella attended Brother Martin High School and the University of New Orleans graduating with a B.A. in Political Science. After graduation, Mr. Chiantella attended the David A. Clarke School of Law at the University of the District of Columbia in Washington, DC. Mr. Chiantella was named a Dean’s Fellow after completing his first year of law school. After graduation, Mr. Chiantella returned to New Orleans and joined the law firm of Edwin M. Shorty Jr. and Associates, A.P.L.C. after his admission to the Louisiana Bar Association in 2014. Mr. Chiantella’s primary areas of practice are personal injury and bankruptcy law. Mr. Chiantella resides in New Orleans with his wife and fellow attorney and enjoys watching Juventus F.C. and the New Orleans Saints when he is not in the office helping his clients.