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Travis A. Beaton - New Orleans, LA

909 Poydras StreetSuite 2800 New Orleans, LA 70112

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Updated: 01/25/2022

New Orleans Business & Commercial Law Lawyer

Overview

Travis Beaton joined Sher Garner Cahill Richter Klein & Hilbert, L.L.C. in 2014. He earned his undergraduate degree from Emory University in 2011, majoring in International Studies and minoring in Japanese. After college, Mr. Beaton attended Tulane University Law School, graduating magna cum laude in 2014. While at Tulane, Mr. Beaton served as a Notes & Comments Editor for the Tulane Law Review, and as a Senior Fellow for the Legal Research & Writing Department...

About Travis A. Beaton

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Associate

Practice Areas

  • Business & Commercial Law
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Real Property & Leasing

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 2014
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 2014

Other Affiliations

  • Louisiana Bar Association (Member)
  • Federal Bar Association (Member)
  • Louisiana Bar Foundation, Development Committe (Member)
  • American Bar Association, Section of Real Property, Trusts and Estates Law (Commercial Real Estate Transaction Committe: Easements, Covenants & Restrictions Subcommittee, Vice Chair)
  • Probate & Property Magazine (Associate Editor)

Classes and Seminars

  • 13th Annual Landlord-Tenant Law: Lease Agreements, Defaults, and Collections Seminar: “Lease Agreements, Tenant Issues, and Documentation” (SES Sterling Education Services, December 2016) (prepared and presented seminar)
  • “Historical Titles – Part II: Batture History & Title Issues” (Louisiana Land Title Association Presentation, December 2016) (prepared and moderated presentation
  • “Historical Titles – Part II: Railroad History & Title Issues” (Louisiana Land Title Association Presentation, December 2016) (prepared and moderated presentation)
  • “Toiling in the Vineyards of Real Estate and Finance: A Vintage Blend of Recent Legal Updates” (Louisiana State Bar Association CLE Presentation, March 2016) (prepared presentation)
  • “Title Insurance and the Commercial Real Estate Transaction: What You Need to Know” (Louisiana Land Title Association Presentation, December 2015) (prepared and assisted in presentation)
  • “Sovereigns, Surveys, and State Land Office: Supplemental Sources of Private Land Titles in Louisiana” (Louisiana Land Title Association Presentation, December 2015) (prepared and assisted in presentation)
  • “Keeping the ‘Pro’ in Professionalism” (New Orleans Bar Association CLE Presentation, December 2015) (prepared presentation)
  • The TRIA’s Reauthorization and What it Means for the Real Estate Industry, American Bar Association, Business Law Today, Volume 24, Issue 7, March 2015 (co-author)
  • “More Than the Minimum: Aspiring to Standards of Professionalism” (New Orleans Bar Association CLE Presentation, December 2014) (co-author)
  • Railroad Rights of Way Issues in the Face of High Speed Rail (American Bar Association, Real Property Trusts & Estates Section 31st Annual National CLE Conference, Boston, MA, May 10, 2019) (prepared and presented CLE seminar)
  • “Lease or Cell: 21st Century Legal Issues in Leases and Easements for Cell Tower Facilities” (American Bar Association, Real Property, Trusts & Estates Section’s 32nd Annual RPTE National CLE Conference, May 14, 2020 (prepared and co-presented CLE Seminar)

Education

  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2014
    J.D.
    Honors: magna cum laude
    Law Review: Tulane Law Review, , 2012 - 2014
  • Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, 2011
    B.A.
    Major: International Studies
    Minor: Japanese

Fees

Accepts Credit Cards

Articles

Published Works

  • Practical Points From Practitioners: “Federal Court Ruling Holds Pipeline Operators Liable for Damages to Wetlands,” Probate & Property, Volume 32, No.5, September/October 2018.
  • Tacit v. Statutory Dedication and Preservation of the Entirety of a Servitude, La. Bar J., Vol. 63, No. 6, Mar./Apr., 2016
  • Elwood F. Cahill, Jr. and Travis A. Beaton have co-authored "The TRIA's Reauthorization and What It Means for the Real Estate Industry" for the ABA’s “Business Law Today” Section, Business Law Today, Volume 24, Issue 7, 2015
  • Elwood F. Cahill, Jr. and Travis A. Beaton have co-authored "Sifting Through the Ruins, Advising Clients in A Post-Disaster Settlement", GPSOLO, Volume 33, Number 2, 2016
  • Staying on Track with Trains and Title Issues: Ownership and Use of American Railroad Rights-of-Way, Probate and Property, Volume 33, No. 6 Nov./Dec., 2019

Office Information

Address

909 Poydras StreetSuite 2800 New Orleans, LA 70112

Fax

  • 504-299-2316

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About Travis A. Beaton

Included on the 2023 Louisiana list


Past Lists

  • 2022 Louisiana Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Louisiana Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Louisiana Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Travis A. Beaton on Super Lawyers

Honors

  • Best Lawyers "Ones to Watch", 2021 - 2022
  • Louisiana Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2021-2022
  • CALI Award for Excellence: Louisiana Successions, Donations, and Trusts
  • Academic Scholarship

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