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Real Property Law

Robert Thibeaux, Chair

Lillian Eyrich, Vice Chair


Upcoming Events

Real Property Committee Meeting - "The New Model Corporations Act- What’s New"

Speaker: Maureen Gershanik, Fishman Haygood 

Date:  Wednesday, January 28,  2015

Time:  12 Noon - 1 pm

Location: NOBA Office, 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505

Cost: $12.00 (includes lunch)  

To Register:  

1. Email Liz Daino or

2. Call NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or

3. Mail payment to NOBA at 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130 or

4. Members can pay online by clicking here.


Recent Events

On December 1st, The Real Property Law Committee had their holiday luncheon at Palace Cafe.

On October 29th, Larry Schedler, Larry Schedler and Associates, will be discussing the New Orleans Multifamily Housing Market, its Continued Growth, and Expected Future Development.

On Septembe 24th, Robert Thibeaux, Sher Garner, discussed New Pledge and Assignment of Lease Articles.

On July 30th, Aimee Quirk, Advisor to the Mayor of Economic Development, will address recent economic developemnt issues in New Orleans.

On June 25th, Jon Smith, Executive Director of the French Market Corporation,  discussed new developements  along the French Market District and long term plans to identify it as a retail and economic engine for the French Quarter.

On May 28, 2014, Scott Gallinghouse and John McCArthy hosted a CLE on Title Endorsements in Lousiana. 

On April 30, 2014, John Lovett explored negative servitudes.

On February 5, 2013, Kurt Weigel discussed recent and upcoming developments for the Central Business District.

On December 4, 2013, the Committee met for their annual holiday luncheon at Cafe Adelaide.

On November 15, 2013, Chad Morrow discussed "Effective Commercial Leases".

On October 30, 2013, Robert Thibeaux offered a CLE on "Annuity Charge - A New Real Right in Louisiana".

On September 25, 2013, Robert Thibeaux discussed "2013 UCC Revisions- What’s Changed?  (Not Much)”.    

On August 28, 2013, Aimee Quirk, Economic Advisor to Mayor Landrieu, discussed Economic Development in New Orleans.

On July 31, 2013 hosted Professor John Lovett who explored "A New Property Law Textbook for Louisiana - From Dereliction to Confusion and All Points In Between".

On June 26, 2013, Benjamin Janke discussed recent changes to the Civil Code Prescription Articles. On May 29, 2013, the committee hosted a one hour CLE with Professor Sally Richardson, Tulane University, spoke on Servitudes in Louisiana.

On April 24, 2013, Marie Moore discussed new insurance and anti-indemnity statute issues, including a discussion of the ACORD forms.

On March 27, 2013, the Committee welcomed Kurt Weigle, President & CEO, Downtown Development District.

On February 27, 2013, the Real Property Law Committee welcomed Scott Gallinghouse who discussed the Private Works Act.

The Real Property Law Committee hosted a holiday luncheon December 5, 2012 at Cafe Adelaide.