Profile submitted by Michael H Rubin
Banking, finance, real estate, commercial litigation, appellate law.
Past President: American College of Real Estate Lawyers, U.S. Fifth Federal Circuit Bar Association, Louisiana State Bar Association. Life Member: American Law Institute; Commissioner, National Conference of Uniform State Law Commissioners. Member: American Academy of Appellate Lawyers, American College of Mortgage Attorneys, Anglo-American Real Property Institute.
Handled and continues to handle groundbreaking financial, real estate, commercial, and constitutional cases. Burton Award at the Library of Congress (outstanding legal writing); winner of Foundation for the Improvement of Justice Award (Atlanta) for simplifying the law; Distinguished Alumnus (LSU Law School) and Louisiana Distinguished Attorney (Louisiana Bar Foundation).
Author, co-author, and contributing writer of 13 books and more than 50 law review articles and periodicals. His publications on finance have been cited as authoritative by state and federal appellate courts, and his publications on both finance and ethics are used at many law schools.