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Lafourche Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer
(985) 446-0526 206 W 7th St
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Real Estate, Business and Estate Planning
Saint Charles Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(985) 783-3203 15045 River Road
P.O. Box 424
Hahnville, LA 70057
Real Estate, Environmental, Insurance Defense and Maritime
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
Lafourche Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer
(985) 446-2829 500 W 3rd St
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Real Estate
Christie Tournet
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Saint Tammany Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(985) 951-2177 1795 W. Causeway Approach
Suite 103A
Mandeville, LA 70471
Real Estate, Estate Planning, Landlord Tenant and Probate
Loyola University New Orleans
With extensive experience in real estate and business management, Christie Tournet & Associates is the consummate business, estate planning, and successions/probate firm. Christie views legal issues through a unique lens and becomes a trusted legal and business adviser.
Marx David Sterbcow
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Orleans Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(877) 854-2182 1734 Prytania St
New Orleans, LA 70130
Real Estate, Business, Consumer and Personal Injury
The John Marshall Law School and Gonzaga University School of Law
Mr. Sterbcow’s practice focuses on consumer financial services and real estate regulatory compliance and litigation including: Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA), Truth In Lending Act (TILA), Fair Housing Act, Fair and Accurate Credit Transaction Act (FACTA), Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Dodd-Frank Act, Sherman Anti-Trust Act, Unfair and Deceptive Trade Practices Act involving federal and state mortgage lending and consumer credit compliance issues, title insurance compliance, real estate brokerage programs and operational compliance, affiliated business arrangement compliance, financial services marketing and promotional programs, state and federal licensing compliance, multiple listing service compliance, Best Practices compliance, and consumer fair financing practices....
Dean P. Cazenave
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 28 years experience
(225) 382-3483 400 Convention St #700
P.O. Box 3513 (70821-3513)
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Business and Health Care
Loyola University School of Law
Gregory Stewart Marsiglia
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Orleans Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(504) 581-2450 One Shell Square
701 Poydras Street, Suite 3600
New Orleans, LA 70139
Free ConsultationReal Estate, Business, Construction and Estate Planning
Tulane University School of Law
In 2005, Gregory S. Marsiglia joined Lowe, Stein, Hoffman, Allweiss & Hauver, LLP, having practiced law in New Orleans since 1997 in a variety of commercial, corporate, and general civil litigation, and in a variety of corporate, real estate, and business transactions. Mr. Marsiglia also advises corporate and commercial clients on formation and planning issues, internal governance, in a variety of contractual matters. His construction litigation and contracting practice has been a steady and significant portion of the practice during the past ten years, as has general commercial litigation for clients in other industries. Mr. Marsiglia also has...
Armand L. Roos
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 44 years experience
(225) 930-4772 445 Louisiana Ave
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Business, Estate Planning and Probate
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Armand Roos is Of Counsel for the firm of Wiener, Weiss & Madison, A Professional Corporation. He has been in private practice for more than 40 years. Armand is certified as a specialist in estate planning and estate administration by the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC).
Wade R. Iverstine
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(225) 382-3448 400 Convention St #700
P.O. Box 3513 (70821-3513)
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Bankruptcy and Business
University of Illinois College of Law
Wade Iverstine is a partner in the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller. He joined the firm in 2014 and practices in the business, corporate and real estate groups. Wade advises investors and lenders in all aspects of real estate transactions, including acquisition and project financing, leasing, land use, site inspection, survey and title insurance issues.

Prior to joining the firm, Wade practiced with a commercial bankruptcy firm, where he represented debtors, creditors, commercial landlords, and real estate investors in insolvency workouts, litigation and transactional matters. After law school, he served as a law clerk for the Honorable Patrick M. Flatley...
T. Shane Sandefer
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(225) 389-3728 400 Convention St #700
P.O. Box 3513 (70821-3513)
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Business and Environmental
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University and Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Shane Sandefer is a partner in the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller. He practices in the business transactions and environmental law groups and is a Registered Professional Engineer. Shane represents local, regional, and national clients in a variety of real estate, finance, and environmental matters including, industrial and commercial real estate transactions, title insurance matters, general preparation and negotiation, regulatory proceedings, wetlands permitting, wetlands mitigation, and state and federal environmental advice. Prior to law school, Shane was a project engineer for Turner Environmental and a senior staff engineer for URS. He also served as an assistant project manager for...
Charles C. Cain
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Edward H. Warner
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer
(225) 387-0999 400 Convention St
#700 P.O. Box 3513 (70821-3513)
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Business and Energy
University of Washington School of Law
Elisabeth Q. Prescott
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 18 years experience
(225) 387-0999 400 Convention St
#700 P.O. Box 3513 (70821-3513)
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Business, Construction and Products Liability
University of Georgia School of Law
Elisabeth Prescott is a partner in the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller. She practices in the real estate and construction groups, most frequently handling commercial real estate transactions, including mixed-use and other retail development, drafting and negotiating commercial purchase agreements and leases, and related financing opinions. Elisabeth has extensive experience serving as real estate counsel for national and global industrial clients and managing associated real estate matters including title examinations, industrial development and related due diligence, construction and service-related agreements and pipeline agreements and engineering procurement. With increased national dialogue relating to renewable and alternative energy sources, Elisabeth...
Edwin R. Noland III
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(225) 387-0999 400 Convention St
#700 P.O. Box 3513 (70821-3513)
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate and Business
Mississippi College School of Law
Edwin Noland is an associate in the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller and practices in the real estate and business groups.

Edwin has served as a clerk at the Mississippi Court of Appeals, and clerked for the Louisiana 20th Judicial District Attorney's Office.

Prior to joining the firm, Edwin practiced for a private law firm in Shreveport, Louisiana, where he practiced property law, railroad defense litigation, public utilities law, and insurance defense.

Edwin received his B.S. from Louisiana State University in 2008. He earned his J.D., cum laude, from Mississippi College School of Law in 2011.

Isaac McPherson  Gregorie Jr.
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 37 years experience
(225) 382-3411 400 Convention St #700
P.O. Box 3513 (70821-3513)
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Business and Energy
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Mack Gregorie is a partner in the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller. He joined the firm in 1984 and has extensive experience in all types of business and corporate transactions, including complex commercial and industrial real estate matters and finance. Mack represents major international petrochemical clients, worldwide energy producers, banks and financial institutions, buyers and sellers, landlords and tenants, and lenders. A Certified Public Accountant, Mack lectures frequently on real estate topics such as sales, leases, property law, purchase and sale agreements, and recent developments in real estate law. He is also a title agent for First American Title...
Robert A. Hawthorne Jr.
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 57 years experience
(225) 382-3402 400 Convention St #700
P.O. Box 3513 (70821-3513)
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Business, Estate Planning and Probate
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Bob Hawthorne is of counsel to the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller. He is one of the founding members of the firm and practices in the estate planning and probate, business and corporate, and real estate groups. Bob represents clients in the finance, acquisition, construction, purchase, refinancing, management, leasing and sale of various types of real estate developments, both commercial and residential, including office buildings, shopping malls, manufacturing facilities, retail centers, industrial facilities, and commercial developments.

Bob advises business and corporate clients with regard to commercial lending transactions, financings, and the structure and formation of corporate entities. He has extensive...
Charles Michael Raymond
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Orleans Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 40 years experience
(504) 605-0777 365 Canal Street, Suite 1475
New Orleans, LA 70130-6533
Free ConsultationReal Estate, Business, Personal Injury and Probate
Loyola University New Orleans
My practice has varied over the last 40 years. My major areas of concentration involve litigation, family law, wills and estates, oil & gas, environmental, business legal analysis and contracts and most recently expropriations by governmental entities and public works contracts. I have been licensed in Louisiana, Mississippi and District of Columbia. I continue to represent clients in Louisiana and Mississippi today. I have many years of experience in the state and federal courts in Louisiana and Mississippi.
Allen P. Jones
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 37 years experience
(225) 930-4772 445 Louisiana Ave
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
New York University School of Law and Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
Allen P. Jones is a shareholder in Wiener, Weiss & Madison, A Professional Corporation. He practices in the areas of estate planning, tax law, succession and probate law, business and corporate law, and real estate. Allen represents individuals and families in all aspects of estate planning, including the preparation of wills, trusts, partnerships and limited liability companies. His work in the area of business and corporate law includes business succession planning, corporate reorganizations, and business sale transactions. He is Board Certified by the Louisiana State Bar in Estate Planning, and is licensed as a title insurance agent in the state...
Bradley J Spedale
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Jefferson Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(504) 613-0894 433 Metairie Road
Suite 600
Metairie, LA 70005
Free ConsultationReal Estate, Business, Collections and Estate Planning
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
Brad’s practice utilizes the Master of Business Administration he earned in addition to his Juris Doctor. In addition to representing businesses of all kinds, he practices many different areas of law, performing both transactional work and litigation. Brad’s trust and estate practice covers everything from simple wills and successions to complex trusts and advanced estate planning. As part of his real estate practice, he is a title agent for Gulf Title Corporation, which is an agent for First American Title Insurance Company of Louisiana. Brad’s collection practice specializes in purchased debt. He also litigates many labor and employment matters and...
William C. Peatross
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 51 years experience
(225) 930-4772 445 Louisiana Ave
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Bill has more than four decades of experience in the area of real estate law and represents lenders, title insurance underwriters and commercial and residential real estate developers.

Bill is an AV-rated lawyer and has been named as one of Louisiana's Super Lawyers.
David J. Halpern
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Orleans Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 40 years experience
(504) 620-3359 909 Poydras St
#3600
New Orleans, LA 70112
Real Estate and Business
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
David Halpern is a partner in the New Orleans office of Kean Miller. He joined the firm in 2015 and practices in the business, real estate, and commercial litigation groups. David has over 30 years of legal and business experience, and assists clients with a variety of legal, corporate, and land use matters. His clients include national, regional, and local businesses, real estate developers, bars and restaurants, and New Orleans area businesses. His practice includes land use issues, zoning ordinances, mergers and acquisitions, and transactions. He also serves on governmental advisory boards and represents businesses and individuals before regulatory authorities.

David...
Hannah D. Robinson
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(225) 382-3474 400 Convention St #700
P.O. Box 3513 (70821-3513)
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate and Business
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Hannah Robinson is an associate in the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller. She joined the firm in 2014 and practices in the business, corporate and real estate practice groups. Hannah represents buyers and sellers, landlords and tenants, investors and lenders in all aspects of commercial and industrial real estate transactions, including acquisition and development, leasing, land use and zoning, title and survey matters and project finance.

Hannah earned her B.S. in Finance from Louisiana State University in 2010. She earned her J.D./D.C.L., cum laude, from the LSU Law Center in 2014, where she received the CALI award for the highest...
Gary P. Graphia
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 28 years experience
(225) 387-0999 400 Convention St
#700 P.O. Box 3513 (70821-3513)
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate and Business
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University and Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Gary Graphia is Of Counsel to Kean Miller LLP. He re-joined the firm in 2013 and practices in the business, corporate, and litigation strategy groups. A partner in the firm until 1999, Gary served as Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary of The Shaw Group Inc. (NYSE:SHAW/now CB&I) from 1999 until 2007. After building and managing one of the largest corporate legal departments in the region, he was elevated to Executive Vice President for Corporate Development and Strategy where he was responsible for a number of administrative and functional departments. During his tenure, Gary oversaw a number of high profile...
Richard D. Lamb III
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 7 years experience
(225) 930-4772 445 Louisiana Ave
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Estate Planning, Probate and Tax
Georgetown University Law Center and Loyola University New Orleans
Rich is a shareholder with Wiener, Weiss & Madison. He joined the firm in 2013 and advises businesses, families and individuals in the areas of Taxation, Corporate Law, Securities Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate Law, Estate Planning, Successions/Probate, Title Insurance and Nonprofit Law.
Trenton Grand
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Jefferson Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(504) 831-1222 3421 N. Causeway Blvd.
Ste. 503
Metairie, LA 70002
Free ConsultationReal Estate, Bankruptcy, Estate Planning and Personal Injury
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
Trenton A. Grand, a native of Baton Rouge practices law in areas of consumer and commercial bankruptcy, debt reorganization, estate planning-wills and trusts, personal injury, and residential and commercial real estate transactions.
Scott C Dusang
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Jefferson Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer
(504) 368-5223 401 Weyer St
P.O. Box 461
Gretna, LA 70054
Real Estate, Business and Estate Planning
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Mark D. Mese
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 35 years experience
(225) 382-3424 400 Convention St #700
P.O. Box 3513 (70821-3513)
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Bankruptcy and Insurance Claims
Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center
R. Ethan Zubic
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Orleans Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(504) 585-3200 3300 Energy Centre
1100 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA 70163
Real Estate, Environmental, Insurance Defense and Maritime
Loyola University New Orleans
Ethan joined Montgomery Barnett in 2012 as an associate. He attended Loyola Law School, where he served as the Substance & Citation Managing Editor of the Loyola Law Review. He also served as President of the Maritime Law Society and co-authored the " A Navigational Chart Through Wrongful Death in Admiralty," a graphical illustration of the proper beneficiaries and their rights, remedies and damages for a wrongful death claim of Jones Act seamen and Longshore & Harbor workers.
Barbara Treuting Casteix
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Orleans Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 42 years experience
(504) 524-3300 701 Poydras St #3650
New Orleans, LA 70139
Free ConsultationReal Estate, Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Loyola University New Orleans
Ms. Casteix is Managing Partner of Barrios Kingsdorf & Casteix LLP. Her practice primarily focuses on business and real estate transactions as well as estate planning and administration (successions). She is a native and lifelong resident of New Orleans. After receiving her J.D. from Loyola University School of Law, Ms. Casteix began her legal career as a law clerk for the Civil District Court for the Parish of Orleans. In 1980 she became a partner in the firm of Cleveland, Barrios, Kingsdorf & Casteix where she remained a partner until 1995 when Barrios, Kingsdorf & Casteix was founded....
Jill A. Gautreaux
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Orleans Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(504) 620-3366 909 Poydras St
#3600
New Orleans, LA 70112
Real Estate and Business
Loyola University New Orleans
Jill Gautreaux is special counsel to the New Orleans office of Kean Miller. She joined the firm in 2015 and practices in the real estate, business, and commercial litigation groups. Jill assists clients with corporate matters, real estate, liquor licensing, and business transactions in the hospitality, technology, retail, and professional services sectors. She handles corporate transactional matters including business formation, buy/sell agreements, mergers and acquisitions, and dissolution/liquidation. Jill also represents individuals and companies in contractual disputes and shareholder litigation in Federal and State courts.

She helps her clients in a wide variety of legal and transactional matters including leases, sales, mortgages,...
G. Blane Clark Jr.
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 35 years experience
(225) 382-3414 400 Convention St #700
P.O. Box 3513 (70821-3513)
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Antitrust, Business and Energy
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Trachelle Cornish
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Jefferson Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 3 years experience
(504) 638-9050 200 Veterans Blvd., STE B-2
Kenner, LA 70062
Free ConsultationReal Estate, Personal Injury and Probate
Southern University Law Center
Trachelle L. Cornish is the founding partner of Cornish Law LLC. For the past seven years, she has worked alongside municipal government to remedy the city of blighted property by establishing the heirs of heirship property and she has worked alongside highly successful attorneys in the areas of real estate, elder law, plaintiff’s litigation, commercial litigation, title, tax, bankruptcy, and personal injury law. Additionally, she has supervised in operations with an international Fortune 500 company, accounting for trillions of dollars in revenue and a staff of 75. Trachelle graduated from Southern University Law Center, where she received national recognition...
Georgia N. Ainsworth
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Orleans Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney
(504) 293-5927 909 Poydras St
#3600
New Orleans, LA 70112
Real Estate, Asbestos and Business
Tulane University School of Law
David Ogwyn
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(225) 302-7188 4224 Bluebonnet Blvd., Suite B
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Real Estate, Business and Estate Planning
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Patrick L. McCune
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(225) 910-8084 445 Louisiana Ave
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Appeals, Bankruptcy and Employment
Paul M. Hebert Law Center of Louisiana State University
Patrick L. McCune practices between the Baton Rouge and Shreveport offices of Wiener, Weiss & Madison. He engages in a broad legal practice, including a variety of commercial litigation matters in both state and federal courts, with a particular emphasis on creditor’s rights and litigation in bankruptcy court.

Patrick is licensed to practice law in Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Florida, and has appeared in courts in each of these states to represent the interests of his clients.

An honors graduate of LSU law school, the recipient of a Master of Business Administration and a former manager at a non-profit in New York...
David William Nance
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Orleans Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(504) 450-3938 3912 Constance Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
Free ConsultationReal Estate, Business, Construction and Entertainment & Sports
Loyola University New Orleans
Mr. Nance has a general practice with special focus on all aspects of the Internet, entertainment, immigration, media, business and construction law, civil and criminal litigation. He has over ten years of experience practicing law in Europe, South America and the US; eight years of experience in litigation and administrative hearings; and over six years of first-chair jury trial experience. Mr. Nance speaks fluent English, German, Spanish and conversational Polish and French, having earned a bachelor's degree in German and Spanish from the University of Texas at Austin in 1990 and a J.D. in civil and common law from Loyola University...
Daya Jennifer Naef
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Orleans Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(866) 570-0555 1340 Poydras St
#2000
New Orleans, LA 70112
Free ConsultationReal Estate, Administrative, Arbitration & Mediation and Construction
Loyola University New Orleans
Cliffe C. Laborde, III
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(225) 930-4772 445 Louisiana Ave
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Business and Estate Planning
Georgetown University Law Center
Cliffe Laborde is licensed to practice law in Louisiana and Texas, and has more than 24 years of experience in a wide variety of business and commercial real estate transactions, and estate planning and administration matters, including:

Asset and stock purchase transactions, and other agreements (employment, non-competition, etc.) arising in connection with business acquisitions and divestitures.
Formation of corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships, including the drafting of complex shareholder, operating and partnership agreements, and the purchase and sale of ownership interests in such entities.
Negotiation and documentation of purchase, sale, financing, development and leasing transactions related to all types of commercial real...
Roy J.D. Gattuso
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Jefferson Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer
(504) 368-5223 401 Weyer St
P.O. Box 461
Gretna, LA 70054
Real Estate, Business and Estate Planning
Loyola University New Orleans
William L. Caughman III
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East Baton Rouge Parish, LA Real Estate Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(225) 389-3724 400 Convention St #700
P.O. Box 3513 (70821-3513)
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Real Estate, Business, IP and Workers' Comp
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University and Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Con Cotter
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Orleans Parish, LA Real Estate Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(504) 541-0248 909 Poydras Street
Suite 1600
New Orleans, LA 70112
Real Estate, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Con has a wide range of experience with business transactions, commercial litigation, federal and state tax law, and wealth transfer planning. He serves clients in various business sectors including energy, healthcare, real estate, and internet technology.
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