Committees

Family Law Mentor Program & Committee Information Photo

Family Law Mentor Program & Committee Information

February 29, 2016 Committees

   By: Steven J. Lane, Herman, Herman & Katz, LLC   The Family Law Committee of the New Orleans Bar Association has some exciting, educational and highly beneficial programs in the works for 2016.  As was the case… Read More »

Real Property Committee Meeting: Boundary Actions in Urban Settings Photo

Real Property Committee Meeting: Boundary Actions in Urban Settings

January 27, 2016 Committees

Boundary Actions, Petitory Actions and Possessory Actions were discussed by Susan Talley and Ed Burkaty of the Stone Pigman firm at today’s monthly meeting of the Real Estate Section. Susan and Ed discussed the current state of Louisiana law,… Read More »

Maintaining Longevity in the Profession Photo

Maintaining Longevity in the Profession

October 22, 2015 Committees

On October 22, 2015, Darleene Peters of Irwin Fritchie Urquhart & Moore, moderated a lively panel discussion to the Minorities in the Profession Committee with Chancellor Joan Davis, Delgado Community College, Kim Boyle, Phelp… Read More »

Construction Law Committee Site Visit at the VA Hospital Photo

Construction Law Committee Site Visit at the VA Hospital

October 1, 2015 Committees

The Construction Law Committee participated in a site visit of the ongoing construction project at the Veterans Administration hospital on Thursday, September 24th.  Pictured from left to right are:  Jim Hailey (Deutsch, Kerrigan and Stiles… Read More »

Women in the Profession Series w/ Darleen Jacobs Photo

Women in the Profession Series w/ Darleen Jacobs

September 30, 2015 Committees

Obtaining a Client Base, First Chairing Jury Trials an Courtroom Behavior w/ Darleen Jacobs, Jacobs, Sarrat, Lovelace & Harris On September 24th, Darleen Jacobs came to the NOBA office to speak to the Women in the Profession Commitee. She… Read More »

Women in the Profession Skill Series Part 1 Photo

Women in the Profession Skill Series Part 1

August 25, 2015 Committees

"Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are" (Televised TedTalk by Amy Cuddy) The Women in the Profession Committee met today at the NOBA office to kick off the first of their four part skills seminar!   Amy Cuddy is an American social … Read More »

Real Property Committee July Meeting: Lease Waiver Issues Photo

Real Property Committee July Meeting: Lease Waiver Issues

August 3, 2015 Committees

Professor Melissa Lonegrass of the LSU Law School discussed the current law of lease warranties and waivers, in both commercial and residential leases, and the interplay of tort and contract law in drafting lease waivers and indemnities. &nbs… Read More »

Approach the Bench - Civil District Court Photo

Approach the Bench - Civil District Court

July 29, 2015 Committees

  YLS Approach the Bench - Civil District Court with Judge Ethel Simms Julien Judge Julien started off her Approach the Bench CLE seminar by explaining what she finds to be important and her advice. First was stressing the impo… Read More »

How the Newly Elected General Civil Docket Judges (and Chief Judge Reese) Manage their Courtrooms Photo

How the Newly Elected General Civil Docket Judges (and Chief Judge Reese) Manage their Courtrooms

July 16, 2015 Committees

On June 30, 2015 NOBA held a Professionalism CLE in which the newly elected General Civil Docket Judges explained how they manage their courtrooms. The panelists included Chief Judge Reese, Judge Clare Jupiter, and Judge Regina Woods. Judge Ju… Read More »

Approach the Bench - Louisiana Court of Appeals 4th Circuit Photo

Approach the Bench - Louisiana Court of Appeals 4th Circuit

July 2, 2015 Committees

The Young Lawyer's Section hosted its second Approach the Bench CLE on July 24th, this time at the State of Louisiana Court of Appeal, Fourth Circuit with the Hon. Terri F. Love. The Judge began her presentation by going over the role… Read More »