New Orleans' Most Renowned Estate Planning and Administration Law Firm

Your estate plan involves some of the most important decisions you will ever make, from determining how your estate is distributed upon your death, to appointing trusted loved ones to make crucial decisions involving your property and your healthcare in the event you become incapacitated.

Without knowledgeable professionals to guide you through the complicated estate planning process, these matters could be left to chance, and they could become the subject of expensive litigation. If you want to take and keep control of these vital personal matters involving your health and property, you need the help of an experienced team of estate planning legal professionals.

The Right Firm to Accomplish Your Estate Planning Goals

We are the Estate and Probate Planning Group of Sessions, Fishman, Nathan & Israel, L.L.C., an accomplished New Orleans estate planning and probate law firm serving clients throughout the state since 1958. Our Estate Planning and Probate Group boasts of some of the most distinguished attorneys in Louisiana. Our noted professionals include attorneys who have played a significant role in drafting and modernizing Louisiana's succession and probate laws, and who have authored the pre-eminent treatise on Louisiana estate planning and administration, and they include three board-certified estate planning and administration specialists.

You deserve a group of attorneys who have devoted their careers to estate planning and probate. Our estate planning and probate lawyers will work with you personally to craft an estate plan that is suited to your unique needs and goals. We understand that these matters are critical and often urgent, and will handle them with the utmost care and attention to detail.

Estate planning and probate is not part of what we do. It is what we do.

Carole Cukell Neff - 2015 Top 10 Louisiana Super Lawyer

For 2015, Louisiana Super Lawyers has recognized the efforts and contributions of the top lawyers in Louisiana.  Carole Cukell Neff was first selected by her peers and Louisiana Super Lawyers using methods of independent research and evaluation, concludes its list.  Carole has achieved one of the ten highest number of points during the nomination process in order to be recognized as a Top Ten Super Lawyer of Louisiana. The status of the Louisiana Super Lawyers Top List is used to highlight the "best of the best" within the state and among the legal community.

Contact Us

If you are seeking representation for an estate planning, probate or elder law matter in Louisiana, our lawyers are here for you. Contact us online or by telephone at 504-582-1500 or 800-247-2519 to arrange a consultation with an experienced New Orleans estate planning and probate professional.