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Carol A. Newman, A Professional Law Corporation - Baton Rouge, LA

10124 Jefferson Highway Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Updated: 09/02/2021

Baton Rouge Real Estate Law Firm

Overview

Carol A.Newman, Attorney at Law, was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. She is a graduate of St. Joseph Academy, a magnacumlaude graduate from the University of New Orleans, and a 1984 Loyola Law School graduate receiving her jurisdoctoratedegree...

About Carol A. Newman, A Professional Law Corporation

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate 40%
  • Business & Commercial Law 10%
  • Probate and Estate Administration 50%
  • Lending & Secured Transactions
  • Loan Workouts
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Dissolution
  • Formation & Business Planning
  • Limited Liability Companies
  • Partnerships
  • Guardianships & Conservatorships
  • Powers of Attorney and Appointment
  • State Trial Practice
  • Estate Administration
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Condominiums & Cooperatives
  • Conveyancing
  • Residential Real Estate

Honors

  • Who's Who in the National Register's Executives and Professionals, 2004 - 2009
  • First Place - Mayor's 2000 Golden Hammer Award for Title Company of the Year, 2000 - Present
  • Who's Who Among American Practicing Attorneys, 1989 - Present
  • Selected Fellowship in the Institute of Politics, Loyola University of New Orleans, 1985 - Present

Representative Clients

  • The Port of New Orleans
  • The Housing Authority of New Orleans
  • Liberty Bank and Trust Corporation
  • Whitney National Bank
  • Hibernia National Bank
  • First National Bank of Commerce
  • Chase Manhattan Mortgage Corporation
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Seventh Ward Community Services Corporation, Inc.
  • Ninth Ward Development Corporation
  • Housing Opportunities for People Everywhere (HOPE)
  • The People's Community Organization
  • Neighborhood Development Foundation

Office Information

Address

10124 Jefferson Highway Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Fax

  • 225-272-4864

Other Offices

Carol A. Newman, A Professional Law Corporation (Main Office) 813 S Carrollton Ave New Orleans, LA 70118 - 1011 504-861-0008

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