Owning or managing a business requires an acute attention to details. While some entrepreneurs write contracts, file insurance claims and resolve business disputes themselves, having the assistance of an experienced attorney can make a significant difference in your future liability. I work with clients throughout the New Orleans Metro to provide legal assistance with the startup and ongoing operation of their businesses.Case EvaluationsI take the time in our initial consultation to assess your situation in light of your individual goals. I provide experienced representation for the following business law concerns:◦Dissolution disputes — I assist corporations, limited liability companies (LLC), partnerships and other entities in negotiations or litigation with other businesses to limit prospective liability after dissolution and windup ◦Maritime claims ◦Arbitration involving lost profitsContractsIf you are dealing with a contractual dispute, you want a knowledgeable business law lawyer to protect your interests in litigation, mediation or arbitration. I represent businesses in cases involving claims of breach by nondelivery of goods or services, delivery of nonconforming goods or services, untimely delivery, and failure to perform or deliver. I also assist sellers, service providers and landlords in collections actions.LitigationI protect my clients' financial and legal interests with representation in the following types of cases:◦Employment contract litigation ◦Insurance claims — Such as property claims, casualty claims ◦Insurer representation — Including subrogation claimsDebt CollectionI offer the perspective of a counselor with experience representing both debtors and collectors. I represent debtors in commercial debt cases. I also represent sellers, service providers and landlords in collection cases, and defend collectors and collection agencies in Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) cases.Schedule an AppointmentIf you are interested in working with a business law attorney, please contact my law firm. I represent clients in parish and state courts throughout Louisiana and in federal court in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.
Estate and Probate Law
I offer notarial services to the public. I serve as the notary public for people in addition to providing legal services in drafting general durable powers of attorney, durable health care powers of attorney, living wills, wills and trusts.