Community Spotlight: Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden Celebrates 20 Years

Steeg Law is happy to shine the community spotlight on the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA), which is celebrating 20 years. … More»

Robert Steeg Named to Executive Committee of the JFGNO

Managing Partner Robert M. Steeg has been named to the Executive Committee of the Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans (JFGNO). JFGNO is the umbrella organization that coordinates and raises … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Randy Opotowsky to be Honored at PRC’s 50th Anniversary Gala

The Preservation Resource Center (PRC) is celebrating 50 years of preserving New Orleans’ architecture and neighborhoods. In honor of the occasion, PRC’s 50th Anniversary Gala presented by Landis Construction will … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Robert Steeg and Randy Opotowsky Provide Tips on Buying Real Estate in Biz New Orleans Article

Managing Partner Robert M. Steeg and Partner Randy Opotowsky were two of the legal experts that reporter Drew Hawkins interviewed to get some of their best tips for buying property … More»

Steeg Law Catholic Charities Holiday Adopt-a-Family Program Marks Another Successful Season

This Christmas past, 1,451 individuals, represented by 657 families, received gifts under their Christmas trees. This is the far-reaching impact of Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans (CCANO) Adopt-a-Family program. … More»

Henry Opotowsky Joins ULI Louisiana

Associate Henry Opotowsky has joined ULI Louisiana, a District Council of the Urban Land Institute. ULI is the oldest and largest network of cross-disciplinary real estate and land use experts … More»

Happy Holidays from Steeg Law

As the year draws to a close, we’d like to let you know how much we value our relationship with you. We look forward to helping you build great things … More»

Steeg Law Attorneys Included in 2024 Louisiana Super Lawyers

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that managing partner, Robert M. Steeg, partner, Charles L. Stern, Jr., and senior associate, Lillian E. Eyrich, have been selected by their peers for … More»

Community Spotlight: Preservation Resource Center’s Upcoming Programs

As a long-time supporter—Past President, Past Vice President, Past Treasurer and Past Secretary—of the Preservation Resource Center (PRC), partner Randy Opotowsky keeps Steeg Law’s commercial and residential real estate clients apprised … More»

Steeg Law: Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Lillian Eyrich and Robert Steeg Included in New Orleans Magazine Top Lawyers 2023

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that Lillian E. Eyrich and Robert M. Steeg were selected for inclusion in New Orleans Magazine Top Lawyers 2023. Lillian and Rob were both … More»

Steeg Law Recognized in Best Law Firms 2024

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that the firm has been recognized in the 2024 edition of Best Law Firms, ranked by Best Lawyers, regionally in nine practice areas. The … More»

Charles L. Stern, Jr. Interviewed by CityBusiness for Leadership in Law

Partner Charles L. Stern, Jr. was recognized as an honoree for the New Orleans CityBusiness 2023 Leadership in Law class at a reception held at the New Orleans Museum of … More»

Henry Opotowsky Joins Steeg Law as an Associate in the Transactional Practice

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that Henry Opotowsky has joined the firm as an Associate in the transactional practice. Henry Opotowsky, Associate Henry Opotowsky’s practice focuses on commercial and … More»

Community Spotlight: Goodwill Industries of Southeast Louisiana

In July, Goodwill Industries of Southeast Louisiana (SELA) purchased the former Lowe’s Home Improvement store located at 5770 Read Boulevard in New Orleans East. This acquisition marks the establishment of … More»

Steeg Law: Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

5 Steeg Law Attorneys Selected for Best Lawyers 2024

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that five of the firm’s attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2024 for New Orleans, Louisiana. … More»

Charles L. Stern, Jr. Interviewed for Lower 9th Ward Homeownership Association’s Newsletter

Partner Charles L. Stern, Jr. was recently interviewed for the Lower 9th Ward Homeownership Association’s (L9WHA) newsletter. Since 2018, Chuck has served as a Board Member of the resident-run, 501(c)3 … More»

Steeg Law a Winner in New Orleans CityBusiness 2023 Reader Rankings for Legal Services: Real Estate

We are pleased to announce that Steeg Law Firm is a winner in New Orleans CityBusiness’ 2023 Reader Rankings for Legal Services: Real Estate. As noted by CityBusiness, “the seventh … More»

Charles L. Stern, Jr. Recognized as a 2023 Leadership in Law Honoree

Partner, Charles L. Stern, Jr., has been selected as an honoree for the New Orleans CityBusiness 2023 Leadership in Law class, which recognizes 50 area lawyers. This marks the third … More»

Steeg Law Firm, Robert M. Steeg and Lillian E. Eyrich Ranked in Chambers USA 2023 for Real Estate

Steeg Law Firm is proud to announce that Steeg Law Firm achieved the Band 3 ranking under Real Estate Firms in Louisiana in the prestigious peer directory Chambers USA 2023. … More»

Steeg Law: Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Randy Opotowsky Sponsors Preservation Resource Center’s Julia Jump Fundraiser

The Preservation Resource Center’s 44th annual Julia Jump presented by Landis Construction was held on May 12th, 2023 at the historic Hotel Monteleone. Partner Randy Opotowsky and his wife, Kathy, … More»

Preservation Resource Center’s Upcoming Programs for Homeowners

As Head of the Property Advisory Committee of the Preservation Resource Center (PRC), partner Randy Opotowsky keeps Steeg Law’s residential real estate clients apprised of the many educational programs that … More»

Community Spotlight: Violins of Hope

Steeg Law is delighted to shine the community spotlight on Violins of Hope. This past January, The National WWII Museum in partnership with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra held two concerts … More»

UNO 2023 Economic Outlook & Real Estate Forecast New Orleans

The University of New Orleans Institute for Economic Development & Real Estate Research hosted the 32nd annual Dr. Ivan Miestchovich Economic Outlook & Real Estate Forecast for New Orleans on … More»

Title Insurance 101

The Preservation Resource Center’s “Buy Right Class,” a two-night course focused on how to purchase a historic home in need of renovation in New Orleans, included a presentation, “Title Insurance … More»

2023 Emerging Trends in Real Estate

At the Urban Land Institute’s 2023 Emerging Trends in Real Estate conference presenters from New Orleans and other areas in Louisiana discussed public development projects, environmental resilience and housing affordability. … More»

Steeg Law: Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Paul Simoneaux Joins Steeg Law as a Partner in the Transactional Practice

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that F. Paul Simoneaux has joined the firm as a Partner in the transactional practice. “All of us here at Steeg Law are very … More»

Steeg Law Client Opening New Restaurant in Uptown New Orleans

In March, Francolini’s Italian Deli will open in Uptown. Tara Francolini, who has worked in New Orleans’s restaurant industry for years, is partnering with a local bakery to bring the … More»

Steeg Law Attorneys Included in 2023 Louisiana Super Lawyers

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that managing partner, Robert M. Steeg, partner, Charles L. Stern, Jr., and senior associate, Lillian E. Eyrich, have been selected by their peers for … More»

Steeg Law Continues Its Partnership with Catholic Charities to Benefit Those in Need

This holiday season, Steeg Law and Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of New Orleans (CCANO) continued to partner for the benefit of those in need in the greater New Orleans area through … More»

Grant Opportunities for Small Businesses in New Orleans

The City of New Orleans Office of Economic Development has compiled a list of grant opportunities for small businesses that are being offered by both nonprofits and corporations. We have … More»

ICSC Panel on Retail Leasing, Finance and Small Business: Highlights

Following are the highlights from an expert panel on leasing, finance and small business presented by ICSC (formerly the International Council of Shopping Centers). Highlights from the Small Business Panelists Geoffrey … More»

Steeg Law: Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Steeg Law Attorneys Included in New Orleans Magazine Top Lawyers 2022

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that Lillian E. Eyrich and Robert M. Steeg were selected for inclusion in New Orleans Magazine Top Lawyers 2022. Lillian was recognized for the legal … More»

U.S. News-Best Lawyers Ranks Steeg Law a Metropolitan Tier 1 Law Firm in Real Estate, Litigation-Real Estate and Commercial Transactions/UCC Law

Steeg Law Firm has been ranked in the 2023 U.S. News-Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list regionally in 9 practice areas. Regional Tier 1 – New Orleans Commercial Transactions / … More»

Real Estate Forecast Symposium: Rising Concern About Rising Rates

The 12th Annual Economic & Real Estate Forecast Symposium was recently held at the Jefferson Parish Performing Arts Center. The presenters focused on rising interest rates, increased insurance prices and … More»

Randy Opotowsky Interviewed by CityBusiness for Leadership in Law

Partner Randy Opotowsky was recognized as an honoree for the New Orleans CityBusiness 2022 “Leadership in Law” class at a reception held at the New Orleans Museum of Art on … More»

Community Spotlight: YWCA Breaks Ground on New Building

On October 4, the YWCA New Orleans broke ground on a new, $10 million building. The YWCA has been without a home since Hurricane Katrina devastated the organization’s buildings in … More»

Charles L. Stern, Jr. Named 2023 Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” in the New Orleans Area

Partner Charles L. Stern, Jr. was recently recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2023 “Lawyer of the Year” for Litigation – Real Estate. This is the fourth time Chuck has … More»

Six Steeg Law Attorneys Included in Best Lawyers 2023

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that Lillian E. Eyrich, David A. Martinez, Randy Opotowsky, Charles L. Stern, Jr., and Robert M. Steeg were selected by their peers for inclusion … More»

Preservation Resource Center’s Upcoming Programs for Property Owners

As Head of the Property Advisory Committee of the Preservation Resource Center (PRC), partner Randy Opotowsky keeps Steeg Law’s real estate clients apprised of the many educational programs that the … More»

Steeg Law: Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

2022 Louisiana Legislative Update: New Laws That Affect Your Business

The 2022 Louisiana Legislative Session convened on March 14, 2022 and closed on June 6, 2022. Important legislation from the session includes new business incentives, new rules for property owners … More»

New Orleans 500 Survey: Robert Steeg Weighs In on Working Remotely

The inaugural edition of the New Orleans 500 is a collection of profiles of the city’s influential, involved and inspiring business leaders. Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg was included in … More»

Randy Opotowsky Selected for Leadership in Law Hall of Fame 2022

Partner Randy Opotowsky has been selected as an honoree for the New Orleans CityBusiness 2022 Leadership in Law class, which recognizes 50 area lawyers. This marks the third time that … More»

Community Spotlight: Lower 9th Ward Homeowners Association

As a Board Member of the Lower 9th Ward Homeowners Association, partner Charles L. Stern is happy to shine the community spotlight on this resident-run, 501(c)3 organization dedicated to providing … More»

Steeg Law: Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

UNO’s 2022 Economic Outlook & Real Estate Forecast Seminar

The 2022 Dr. Ivan Miestchovich Economic Outlook & Real Estate Forecast Seminar was recently held. Louis David of New Orleans Business Alliance, Michael Sawaya of the Ernest N. Morial Convention … More»

DDD Micro Grant Façade Program

Property owners and developers in Downtown New Orleans can get a little help with sprucing up the front of their buildings through the Downtown Development District Micro Grant Façade Program. … More»

2022 Emerging Trends in Real Estate

At the Urban Land Institute’s 2022 Emerging Trends in Real Estate Conference, presenters discussed recent trends in the real estate industry, impactful projects in Louisiana, and challenges and opportunities in … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Community Spotlight: Queen Nefertari’s Egypt at the New Orleans Museum of Art

As the President of the New Orleans Museum of Art, managing partner Robert M. Steeg is excited to shine the community spotlight on an upcoming exhibit at the New Orleans … More»

Former McDonogh 19 Set to Open As Senior Living Apartments, Civil Rights Center

Leona Tate and the Leona Tate Foundation for Change joined forces with Alembic Community Development to redevelop the McDonogh 19 building into 25 affordable senior living apartments, with ground-floor offices … More»

Steeg Law Continues its Tradition of Participation in Catholic Charities “Adopt a Family” Program

This holiday season, Steeg Law once again continued the firm’s annual tradition of participation in Catholic Charities “Adopt A Family” gift giving program to help families in need. The partnership … More»

Steeg Law Attorneys Included in 2022 Louisiana Super Lawyers

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that managing partner, Robert M. Steeg, partner, Charles L. Stern, Jr., and senior associate, Lillian E. Eyrich, have been selected by their peers for … More»

Robert Steeg Included in the Inaugural Edition of New Orleans 500

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg has been included in the inaugural edition of New Orleans 500, a collection of 500 profiles of “the … More»

Community Spotlight: Agenda for Children’s “80 for 80 Challenge” for Businesses

Steeg Law is delighted to shine the community spotlight on Agenda for Children’s “80 for 80 Challenge” for the School Readiness Tax Credit program for Businesses. The “80 for 80 … More»

Steeg Law: Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Richard Traina Participates in Significant Trial Related to Property Ownership

In August, Steeg Law attorney Richard Traina participated at the request of the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources in an important trial in Rapides Parish flowing from Crooks v. State … More»

2021 Real Estate Forecast Symposium Focuses on Pandemic Recovery and Climate

The 2021 Economic & Real Estate Symposium was recently held. The theme was “Rethinking Real Estate: Adapting to the Changing Dynamic in New Orleans and Louisiana,” and the presenters focused the … More»

2022 U.S. News-Best Lawyers Ranks Steeg Law Firm a Metropolitan Tier 1 Law Firm in Real Estate

The 2022 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers has included Steeg Law in “Best Law Firms,” ranking the firm a Metropolitan Tier 1 Law Firm in New Orleans for … More»

Three Steeg Law Attorneys Included in New Orleans Magazine 2021 Top Lawyers

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that Margaret V. Glass, David A. Martinez and Robert M. Steeg have been selected for inclusion in New Orleans Magazine 2021 Top Lawyers in … More»

Robert M. Steeg Joins New Orleans CREW

Managing Partner Robert M. Steeg has recently become a member of New Orleans Commercial Real Estate Women (New Orleans CREW), the premier commercial real estate association in the Greater New … More»

PRC Hurricane Ida Recovery Efforts

For many New Orleans residents, especially those who are already on a fixed income or whose homes were already in need of repair, Hurricane Ida’s damage has wrought tremendous havoc, … More»

SBA Offering Disaster Loans for Individuals and Businesses Affected by Hurricane Ida

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is offering low-interest disaster loans to non-farm businesses of all sizes, private nonprofits, homeowners and renters in the parishes of Ascension, Assumption, East Baton … More»

2021 Louisiana Legislative Update: New Laws That Affect Your Business

The 2021 Louisiana Legislative Session convened on April 12, 2021 and closed on June 10, 2021. Important legislation from the fiscal session includes a number of bills directed to simplifying … More»

New Orleans Museum of Art to Reopen September 14

As the President of the New Orleans Museum of Art, managing partner Robert M. Steeg is happy to share the news that the museum fared well during Hurricane Ida and … More»

Hurricane Ida: How Can We Help You?

First and foremost, we hope our friends and clients in Louisiana and throughout the Gulf South are safe and secure, as many of you deal with the ramifications of Hurricane … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

PRC Revival Grants Preserving Affordable Housing in New Orleans Historic Districts

Steeg Law is pleased to shine the community spotlight on the Preservation Resource Center’s Revival Grants program.  The Preservation Resource Center’s (PRC) Revival Grants program is designed to help both … More»

Inclusionary Zoning Requirements Now in Effect in New Orleans

On July 1, 2021, Mayor LaToya Cantrell announced the start of the New Orleans’ Mandatory Inclusionary Zoning Housing Policy, a landmark change to the City’s zoning code that requires developers … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Robert M. Steeg Now President of New Orleans Museum of Art

Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, recently became the President of the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA). He is also serving as a Trustee and Member of the Executive Committee … More»

2021 Global Real Estate Trends: Emerging From Pandemic, Responding to Climate Change

The Urban Land Institute and PwC recently released their 2021 Emerging Trends in Real Estate®: Global Outlook report, which explores predictions for the global real estate industry for the coming … More»

Community Spotlight: The Reopening of NOMA’s Lapis Center for the Arts

Steeg Law is delighted to shine the community spotlight on the Lapis Center for the Arts at the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA), which will reopen on Tuesday, April … More»

Beat COVID Boredom with PRC’s Free Virtual Program Archive

Over the last year, the Preservation Resource Center (PRC) has produced a large number of  high-quality virtual classes and programs, all provided to the community online at no cost. The … More»

Expertise Includes Steeg Law Among Best Real Estate Lawyers in New Orleans

Expertise has identified Steeg Law as one of the “Best Real Estate Lawyers in New Orleans” in 2021. Expertise.com, the online review site for professionals, features only objectively quantified and … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Steeg Law Attorneys Included in 2021 Louisiana Super Lawyers

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that managing partner, Robert M. Steeg, partner, Charles L. Stern, Jr., and senior associate, Lillian E. Eyrich, have been selected by their peers for … More»

Steeg Law Continues its Tradition of Participation in Catholic Charities “Adopt a Family” Program

This holiday season, Steeg Law once again continued the firm’s annual tradition of participation in Catholic Charities “Adopt a Family,” a gift-giving program to help families in need. The partnership … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Community Spotlight: Agenda for Children and The School Readiness Tax Credit

Steeg Law is delighted to shine the community spotlight on Agenda for Children and the School Readiness Tax Credit program. Agenda for Children has been a champion for Louisiana’s children … More»

Real Estate Forecast Symposium Focuses on COVID-19 Impacts

The 10th Annual Economic & Real Estate Forecast Symposium, presented by Gulf Coast Bank, in partnership with New Orleans Metropolitan Association of Realtors (NOMAR) was recently held. The theme was … More»

2021 U.S. News-Best Lawyers Ranks Steeg Law Firm a Metropolitan Tier 1 Law Firm in Real Estate

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that the 2021 edition of U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers has included Steeg Law in “Best Law Firms,” ranking the firm … More»

Charles L. Stern, Jr. Recognized as a 2020 Leadership in Law Honoree

Partner, Charles L. Stern, Jr., was recently recognized as an honoree for the New Orleans CityBusiness 2020 Leadership in Law class at a virtual awards ceremony on October 5. This … More»

Join New Orleans CREW in Raising Money for Second Harvest’s Rubber Duck Derby

Steeg Law has a long-standing relationship with New Orleans CREW, the premier commercial real estate association in the Greater New Orleans Area for women from all disciplines of commercial real … More»

All Steeg Law Attorneys Included in Best Lawyers 2021

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that five of the firm’s attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2021 for New Orleans, Louisiana, … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

2020 Louisiana Legislative Update: New Laws That Affect Your Business

The 2020 Louisiana Regular Legislative Session convened on March 9, 2020 and closed on June 1, 2020 after a long suspension due to the Coronavirus. Immediately after that, the Legislature … More»

New Orleans Museum of Art Reopens With New Forum Dedicated to Social and Racial Justice

Steeg Law is delighted to shine the community spotlight on the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA), which reopened on July 8, 2020. As a Trustee of NOMA, Chair of … More»

COVID-19 Effects on the Louisiana Economy

The New Orleans Chamber of Commerce recently offered a webinar titled “COVID-19 Effects on the Louisiana Economy” hosted by Peter Ricchiuti, a Tulane Freeman School of Business professor and host … More»

COVID-19: The Impact On Real Estate, Commercial Litigation And Title Insurance

The coronavirus is having an impact on the different legal subject areas that Steeg Law handles. To help keep our clients and friends informed on how COVID-19 could affect you … More»

Steeg Law Firm Office Closure Due to Stay Home Mandate

First and foremost, we hope our friends and clients are faring well as we all deal with the ramifications of the coronavirus pandemic. In accordance with the Stay Home Mandate … More»

Community Spotlight: Leona Tate Foundation for Change and Tate Etienne Prevost Interpretive Center

This March, Women’s History Month, Steeg Law is delighted to shine the community spotlight on the Civil Rights pioneer Leona Tate and her organizations, the Leona Tate Foundation for Change … More»

Charles L. Stern, Jr. Selected a 2020 Leadership in Law Honoree

Partner, Charles L. Stern, Jr., has been selected as an honoree for the New Orleans CityBusiness 2020 Leadership in Law class, which recognizes 50 area lawyers. This marks the second … More»

Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2020

At the Urban Land Institute’s 11th Annual Emerging Trends in Real Estate Conference, presenters discussed recent trends in the real estate industry, impactful local projects and careers in real estate.  Trends … More»

Steeg Law Hosts CREW Brown Bag Lunch on Private Works Act Revisions

Steeg Law Firm hosted a brown bag lunch for New Orleans Commercial Real Estate Women in February. Several presenters reviewed important aspects of the recent revisions to the Louisiana Private Works … More»

Affordable Housing Perks and Pitfalls

In New Orleans affordable housing is currently a hot-button political issue that impacts many different aspects of the real estate world. Savvy developers and landowners should maintain a working knowledge … More»

Charles Stern, Jr. Interviewed in 2020 Louisiana Super Lawyers Magazine

Charles L. Stern, Jr., who was selected by his peers for inclusion in 2020 Louisiana Super Lawyers for Business Litigation, was recently interviewed for a feature story in 2020 Louisiana Super … More»

Steeg Law Attorneys Included in 2020 Louisiana Super Lawyers

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that managing partner, Robert M. Steeg, partner, Charles L. Stern, Jr., and senior associate, Lillian E. Eyrich, have been selected by their peers for … More»

Steeg Law Continues its Tradition of Participation in Catholic Charities “Adopt a Family” Program

This holiday season, Steeg Law once again continued the firm’s annual tradition of participation in Catholic Charities “Adopt a Family,” a gift-giving program to help families in need. Jan LeBlanc, … More»

Check Out the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Real Estate Foreclosure Seminars

If you are excited about the prospect of getting a great deal on a property at a sheriff’s sale but intimidated by the process, consider attending one of Sheriff Marlin … More»

2020 U.S. News-Best Lawyers Ranks Steeg Law Firm a Metropolitan Tier 1 Law Firm in Real Estate

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that the 2020 edition of U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® has ranked Steeg Law Firm a Metropolitan Tier 1 Law Firm … More»

Recent Transactions

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Community Spotlight: Antenna Organization

Steeg Law is delighted to shine the community spotlight on Antenna, a New Orleans-based organization that is committed to being a vital participant in the life of the city through … More»

Short-Term Rentals: New Regulations

We have previously provided updates on the continuously evolving regulations in New Orleans governing the operation of short-term rentals (see “From Single-Family Homes to Condos, the Regulations For Short-Term Rentals … More»

Investors and Developers: Opportunity Zones and Co-Working Spaces

An article by Tom Acitelli that appeared in The New York Times on August 20, 2019, may be of interest to investors and developers. “How Opportunity Zones and Co-Working Spaces Joined … More»

Five Steeg Law Attorneys Included in The Best Lawyers in America 2020

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that five of our attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2020 for New Orleans, Louisiana. Robert … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

2019 Louisiana Legislative Update: Bills That Impact Real Estate

The 2019 Louisiana Regular Legislative Session convened on April 8, 2019 and closed on June 6, 2019. Governor John Bel Edwards signed 448 bills into law for this fiscal session, … More»

Emerge Summit Highlights: Young Professionals on Leadership, Business Strategy and Branding

The Emerge Summit, a conference for young professionals on leadership, business strategy, and personal branding, was presented by Greater New Orleans, Inc., in July. Among the dynamic group of speakers … More»

EVERLAB Conference Highlights: Intersection of the Economy and Environment

EVERLAB, a conference on the intersection of the economy and the environment, was presented by Greater New Orleans, Inc., in June. Among the topics that were discussed were the economic … More»

Steeg Law Sponsors New Orleans CREW Event Benefitting Metro Center for Community Advocacy

Steeg Law is teaming up with New Orleans Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) as a sponsor of its annual philanthropic event, Baubles and Bubbles, which will benefit Metro Centers for … More»

Investors: Opportunity Zones Update

Last year, we published an article outlining the 2017 Opportunity Zone legislation that provides tax incentives to investors who want to reinvest unrealized capital gains on a tax-deferred basis by … More»

Community Spotlight: NOMA and the Besthoff Sculpture Garden Expansion

Steeg Law is delighted to shine the community spotlight on the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) and the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden expansion. As a Trustee of … More»

Buying or Renovating Property in a Historic District? Check Out PRC’s “Navigating the HDLC” Course

If you own or plan to purchase real estate in the New Orleans area, there is a good chance it will be located in one of the city’s 17 local … More»

Highlights of UNO’s 2019 Economic Outlook & Real Estate Forecast Seminar

The 2019 Dr. Ivan Miestchovich Economic Outlook & Real Estate Forecast Seminar, presented by the University of New Orleans and Latter & Blum, was recently held. Following are some of … More»

Preservation Resource Center: Historic Preservation in the Face of Climate Change

The Preservation Resource Center (PRC) is hosting a three-part series, “Historic Preservation in the Face of Climate Change,” to address the risks and challenges climate change presents for New Orleans … More»

CREW Forum on Pay Parity in Commercial Real Estate

The Commercial Real Estate Women’s (CREW) recently held a Cocktails & Conversation forum focused on pursuing pay equity (paying employees fairly despite gender, race or other protected categories) and pay … More»

State and Local Incentives for Real Estate Projects

As we start to see indicators of slower growth, and in turn, a softer real estate market, it may become increasingly difficult for developers to demonstrate project viability to lenders … More»

Randy Opotowsky Selected as Honoree for 2019 Leadership in Law

Partner, Randy Opotowsky, has been selected as an honoree for the New Orleans CityBusiness 2019 Leadership in Law class, which recognizes 50 area lawyers. This marks the second time that … More»

Steeg Law Sponsors New Orleans CREW Second Harvest Event

Steeg Law will be sponsoring the New Orleans Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) happy hour at Second Harvest Food Bank on April 10th from 3:00pm to 5:00pm. This is the … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Report: ULI’s 2019 Emerging Trends in Real Estate Conference

Partner Robert Steeg attended the Urban Land Institute’s 10th Annual Emerging Trends in Real Estate conference, presented by IberiaBank, in January. Andy Warren of PricewaterhouseCoopers presented the 2019 Emerging Trends in … More»

Two Steeg Law Attorneys Selected for Louisiana Super Lawyers 2019

              Steeg Law is pleased to announce that managing partner, Robert M. Steeg, and partner, Charles L. Stern, Jr., have been selected by their … More»

Community Spotlight: Steeg Law Continues its Tradition of Participation in Catholic Charities “Adopt a Family” Program

This past holiday season, Steeg Law continued the firm’s annual tradition of participation in Catholic Charities “Adopt a Family,” a gift-giving program to help families in need. Jan LeBlanc, who … More»

Steeg Law Partners with WWNO on Giving Tuesday to Support Second Harvest Food Bank

Steeg Law was pleased to partner with WWNO public radio station on Giving Tuesday to support Second Harvest Food Bank. Giving Tuesday is the Tuesday following Thanksgiving — a day … More»

Getting into the Zone: New Guidance on Opportunity Zones

When the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was signed in late 2017, real estate developers and investors were thrilled to discover that it added new provisions to the Internal Revenue … More»

Steeg Law Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Randy Opotowsky and Robert Steeg Included in New Orleans Magazine 2018 Top Lawyers

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that Randy Opotowsky and Robert Steeg have been selected by their peers for inclusion in New Orleans Magazine 2018 Top Lawyers in the legal … More»

2019 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® Ranks Steeg Law as Metropolitan Tier 1 Real Estate Law Firm

The 2019 edition of U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® has ranked Steeg Law Firm as a Metropolitan Tier 1 Law Firm in New Orleans for Real Estate … More»

In the News: Robert Steeg, Chair of City Planning Commission

In his capacity as Chair of the New Orleans City Planning Commission, managing partner, Robert Steeg, has been quoted in several articles by The Times-Picayune, Gambit and The Lens, regarding … More»

Community Spotlight – ASPCA National Adopt a Senior Pet Month

Steeg Law is delighted to shine the community spotlight on the ASPCA’s National Adopt a Senior Pet Month. The organization has dedicated the month of November to encouraging people to adopt … More»

Creepin’ it Real: Haunted Neighborhoods and Their Home Values

Just in time for Halloween, the real estate company, Trulia, has released a new study about how the proximity of a home to a cemetery increases or decreases it value, … More»

Community Spotlight – Second Harvest Food Bank

Steeg Law is delighted to shine the community spotlight on Second Harvest Food Bank. Senior associate Lillian E. Eyrich, who is a member, Past Secretary and Past Board Member of … More»

Robert M. Steeg Named Best Lawyers 2019 “Lawyer of the Year” for Commercial Transactions / UCC Law in New Orleans

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that partner Robert M. Steeg has been named Best Lawyers® 2019 “Lawyer of the Year” for Commercial Transactions / UCC Law in New Orleans. … More»

Five Steeg Law Attorneys Included in The Best Lawyers in America 2019

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that six of our attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 for New Orleans, Louisiana. … More»

Robert Steeg Hosts Event for the 2nd Annual Steeg-Grinspoon Award

The Marion B. Steeg – Harold Grinspoon Award for Excellence in Jewish Education was presented to Alysse Fuchs, the second annual awardee, at a reception hosted by Robert and Pamela … More»

2018 Louisiana Legislative Update

The 2018 Louisiana Legislative Session convened on March 4, 2018 and closed on June 24, 2018 with the adjournment of the Third Extraordinary Session. During the Regular Session and the … More»

Robert M. Steeg Elected Chair of the New Orleans City Planning Commission

Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, has been elected chair of the New Orleans City Planning Commission (CPC). Rob previously served as chair for nine months in 2016-17, filling a vacancy created … More»

Robert M. Steeg Quoted in a New Orleans Advocate Article on a Stalled Condo Project

Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, was quoted in The New Orleans Advocate in the article, “Lake Vista condo project in New Orleans, once seen as a boon for neighbors, stalls … More»

Update on the Regulation of Short Term Rentals

As previously discussed here and here, short-term rentals (“STR”) are generally allowed in New Orleans (other than in the French Quarter), but are subject to regulation and certain restrictions. As part … More»

Robert M. Steeg Inducted into the Leadership in Law Hall of Fame

Managing partner, Robert M. Steeg, was inducted into the New Orleans CityBusiness “Leadership in Law” Hall of Fame on May 14th. The entrance requirement is recognition in three Leadership in Law … More»

Lillian Eyrich Joins New Orleans CREW Volunteers for Second Harvest Food Bank Event

Senior associate Lillian E. Eyrich, who is a member, Past Secretary and Past Board Member of New Orleans CREW, recently joined a group of CREW volunteers at an event for Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans at the Acadiana’s main facility in Elmwood.

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Steeg Law Handles a Hague Convention Case

Steeg Law recently represented a mother from Thailand in a case under the Hague Convention on International Child Abduction brought against the father who illegally detained his children in Louisiana. … More»

First Time Homebuyer Class Offered by Preservation Resource Center

Do you know someone who is considering buying a house for the first time? If so, the Preservation Resource Center’s (PRC) Operation Comeback and Education and Outreach will be offering … More»

Community Spotlight – New Orleans Museum of Art

Steeg Law is delighted to shine the community spotlight on the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA). New Orleans’ oldest fine arts institution opened on December 16, 1911 with only … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation … More»

Robert M. Steeg Selected for New Orleans CityBusiness 2018 Leadership in Law

Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, has been selected as an honoree for the New Orleans CityBusiness 2018 Leadership in Law class, which recognizes 50 area lawyers. This marks the third … More»

Steeg Law Continues its Tradition of Participation in Catholic Charities “Adopt a Family” Program

This past holiday season, Steeg Law continued the firm’s annual tradition of participation in Catholic Charities “Adopt a Family,” a gift-giving program to help families in need. Jan LeBlanc, who … More»

Robert M. Steeg, Charles L. Stern, Jr. Included in Super Lawyers 2018

Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, and Partner, Charles L. Stern, Jr., have been included in the 2018 edition of Super Lawyers. Mr. Steeg was included under Real Estate and has … More»

Happy Holidays from Steeg Law

Steeg Law Provides Pro Bono Representation for Minor Child in CCANO’s Unaccompanied Children’s Project

Earlier this year, Steeg Law represented a minor child seeking Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (“SIJS”) in Orleans Parish Juvenile Court through the Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans’ (“CCANO”) Unaccompanied Children’s … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation. … More»

2018 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® Ranks Steeg Law as Metropolitan Tier 1 Real Estate Law Firm

The 2018 edition of U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® has ranked Steeg Law Firm as a Metropolitan Tier 1 Law Firm in New Orleans for Real Estate … More»

Robert Steeg Included in New Orleans Magazine Top Lawyers 2017

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that managing parter, Robert M. Steeg, has been selected by his peers for inclusion in New Orleans Magazine 2017 Top Lawyers in the legal … More»

Robert Steeg Honored at the New Orleans CityBusiness Money Makers 2017 Luncheon

Managing partner, Robert M. Steeg, was one of 50 professionals honored at the New Orleans CityBusiness Money Makers 2017 luncheon on October 18 at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel New Orleans.  As noted … More»

Community Spotlight – LSU Health Sciences Center Department of Psychiatry

As a member of the board of the LSU Health Sciences Center Department of Psychiatry Advisory Board, co-managing partner, Robert Steeg along with everyone at Steeg Law is delighted to … More»

Charles L. Stern, Jr. Named Best Lawyers®’ 2018 New Orleans Litigation – Real Estate “Lawyer of the Year:” Five Steeg Law Attorneys Included in Best Lawyers 2018

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that partner Charles L. Stern, Jr. has been named Best Lawyers®’ 2018 New Orleans Litigation – Real Estate “Lawyer of the Year,” the second … More»

The Current State of License Fees for Air Rights in New Orleans

This article breaks down the current state of license fees for air rights in New Orleans. In many of New Orleans’ oldest (and densest) neighborhoods—particularly the French Quarter—buildings were built to … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation. … More»

Robert M. Steeg Selected a 2017 New Orleans CityBusiness Money Maker

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that managing partner, Robert M. Steeg, has been selected as a 2017 New Orleans CityBusiness Money Maker. Money Makers recognizes 50 professionals whose fiscal … More»

Charles Stern to Participate in “Title Insurance: What Lies Ahead” Webinar: Register Now

Partner Charles L. Stern, Jr. will be participating in a live CLE/CPE Webinar, “Title Insurance: What Lies Ahead in 2017 and Beyond,” on Friday, September 22, 2017 from 3:00 pm … More»

Orleans Title Insurance Agency Receives Silver for Best Title Company in New Orleans CityBusiness’ 2017 Reader Rankings

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that Orleans Title Insurance Agency, L.L.C. (Orleans Title), our in-house title insurance agency for commercial and residential closings, received Silver (third-place) in the “Best … More»

The Short-Term Rental Saga in New Orleans Continues to Unfold

As Steeg Law has previously covered, the New Orleans City Council approved a new and comprehensive set of short-term rental regulations back in October 2016. Those new regulations went into effect … More»

Community Spotlight – Louisiana SPCA

Steeg Law is delighted to shine the community spotlight on the Louisiana SPCA (LASPCA), a nonprofit organization that has been serving the needs of the people and animals in New … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation. … More»

Community Spotlight – Marion B. Steeg – Harold Grinspoon Award for Excellence in Jewish Education

The Steeg Family Foundation, Harold Grinspoon Foundation and the Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans are partnering to honor outstanding Jewish educators in Greater New Orleans with the launch of … More»

Expropriation: What a Landowner Should Consider to Mitigate the Risk of Future Liability

By Zak Rosenberg Government entities generally have the right to take property from private citizens if that taking is for a public use or benefit. In exchange for the property, … More»

Robert Steeg in the News: City Planning Commission Takes No Action on Ferry Terminal

In his capacity as Chair of the New Orleans City Planning Commission, managing partner, Robert Steeg, was recently quoted in articles by the New Orleans Times-Picayune/NOLA.com and The New Orleans … More»

Steeg Law Handles Condominium Conversion for 731 St. Charles

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that the firm is handling the condominium conversion for the new 731 St. Charles Condominiums. The project, which is currently under construction, is located … More»

From Single-Family Homes to Condos, the Regulations for Short-Term Rentals in New Orleans

Lately, short-term rentals have been a hot-button issue not just in New Orleans, but worldwide. Recently, the government of Singapore ruled that short-term rentals of less than six months were … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation. … More»

Robert M. Steeg and Charles L. Stern, Jr. Recognized by Super Lawyers

Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, and Partner, Charles L. Stern, Jr., have been included in the 2017 edition of Super Lawyers. Mr. Steeg was included under Real Estate and has … More»

Steeg Law Continues its Tradition of Participation in Catholic Charities “Adopt a Family” Program

This past holiday season, Steeg Law continued the firm’s annual tradition of participation in Catholic Charities “Adopt a Family,” a gift-giving program to help families in need. Jan LeBlanc, who … More»

Highlights of the Annual Economic and Real Estate Forecast Symposium

The 6th Annual Economic & Real Estate Forecast Symposium sponsored by New Orleans Metropolitan Association of REALTORS (NOMAR), the Commercial Investment Division (CID) of NOMAR, and the Louisiana Chapter of … More»

Robert Steeg Included in New Orleans Magazine Top Lawyers

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that managing parter, Robert M. Steeg, has been selected by his peers for inclusion in New Orleans Magazine 2016 Top Lawyers in the legal specialties … More»

2017 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® Ranks Steeg Law as Metropolitan Tier 1 Law Firm

The 2017 edition of U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® has ranked Steeg Law Firm as a Metropolitan Tier 1 Law Firm in New Orleans for Real Estate … More»

Community Spotlight – WWNO

Co-managing Partner, Robert Steeg, is a new member of the WWNO Executive Council, the station’s Community Advisory Group, but he has been a fan of the station for long time. … More»

Randy Opotowsky Becomes a Board Member and Secretary of the Board at Regional Loan Corporation

Partner Randy Opotowsky is now a Board Member and the Secretary of the Board at Regional Loan Corporation, a non-profit certified Small Business Development Company that offers low interest financing … More»

Who’s Really in Charge Here? Making Sure Your LLC Has the Proper Management Structure

By Zak Rosenberg Over the past few years, we’ve seen the following scenario play out with more and more frequency. You and several business associates want to create an LLC. … More»

Robert M. Steeg Elected Chair of the New Orleans City Planning Commission

Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, has been elected Chair of the New Orleans City Planning Commission. The Planning Commission is a nine-member citizen board appointed by Mayor Mitch Landrieu and … More»

Five Steeg Law Attorneys Included in Best Lawyers in America 2017

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that five of our attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2017 for New Orleans, Louisiana. … More»

New Laws That Affect Your Business: 2016 Louisiana Legislative Update

The 2016 Louisiana Legislative Session, which began on March 14, 2016 and closed on June 6, 2016, resulted in the House filing 1,167 bills and the Senate filing 477. We … More»

Recent Transactions and Cases

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation. … More»

Robert M. Steeg Elected Vice Chair of the New Orleans City Planning Commission

Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, has been elected vice chair of the New Orleans City Planning Commission. The Planning Commission is a nine-member citizen board appointed by Mayor Mitch Landrieu … More»

Community Spotlight – Raising Awareness for the Metropolitan Crime Commission

Steeg Law is delighted to raise awareness for the Metropolitan Crime Commission (MCC). The MCC is a non-profit, citizen’s organization dedicated to exposing public corruption, improving the administration of justice, … More»

Robert M. Steeg Joins WWNO’s Executive Council

Steeg Law is happy to announce that managing partner, Robert M. Steeg has joined WWNO’s Executive Council, the station’s Community Advisory Group. WWNO is the NPR member station for New Orleans … More»

David Martinez Appointed to the Housing Authority of Jefferson Parish Board of Commissioners

Senior associate David Martinez has been appointed to a 5-year term as a Commissioner on the Housing Authority of Jefferson Parish Board of Commissioners.  The Housing Authority of Jefferson Parish … More»

Raising Awareness for Court Watch NOLA

Steeg Law is delighted to raise awareness for Court Watch NOLA (CWN). The organization, which is strictly nonpartisan and does not make candidate endorsements, promotes greater efficiency, transparency and procedural … More»

Steeg Law Sponsors New Orleans Commercial Real Estate Women

Steeg Law has signed on to be a sponsor of New Orleans Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) for 2016, a continuation of sponsorship that the firm has provided for the … More»

Steeg Law Recent Transactions: Helping Our Clients Make Business Happen

Steeg Law attorneys are known for being able to handle unique and difficult real estate issues for virtually any type of property and have been involved in precedent-setting business litigation. … More»

Landlords: Making Special Allowances for Tenants May Affect Your Right to Evict

Especially in cases where a relationship has developed between the landlord and tenant over a number of years, landlords often make allowances when it comes to accepting late payment of … More»

Steeg Law and Orleans Title Insurance Agency Have Been Certified for ALTA Best Practices

Steeg Law Firm, LLC and its affiliated title insurance agency, Orleans Title Insurance Agency, LLC (OTIA), are proud to announce that we have been certified to be using the American … More»

Robert M. Steeg and Charles L. Stern, Jr. Recognized by Super Lawyers

Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, and Partner, Charles L. Stern, Jr., have been included in the 2016 edition of Super Lawyers. Mr. Steeg was included under Real Estate and has … More»

“What’s REALly Going On” in New Orleans Real Estate

Associate Zachary I. Rosenberg, an Associate with the transactional department, recently attended the Urban Land Institute’s 7th Annual “What’s ‘REAL’ly Going On” Conference at Purloo Restaurant in Central City, New … More»

Recent Transactions: Helping Our Clients Make Business Happen

Recent transactions Steeg Law attorneys have handled. How can we help you make business happen? Represented an investment group of four related LLCs in the purchase of property in northwestern … More»

Steeg Law Ranked a 2016 New Orleans “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers

The 2016 edition of U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® has ranked Steeg Law Firm as a Metropolitan Tier 1 Law Firm in New Orleans Real Estate Law … More»

Real Estate Markets and the Recovery: 10 Years Later and Beyond

Associate Zachary Rosenberg recently attended the 5th Annual Economic & Real Estate Forecast Symposium sponsored by Commercial Investment Division (CID), New Orleans Metropolitan Association of Realtors (NOMAR), and the Louisiana … More»

Steeg Law Celebrates Nine Employees Who Represent 291 Years of Service to the Firm

In 1972, founder, Moise S. Steeg, Jr., brought together a select group of talented lawyers, paralegals and staff members, who shared his dedication to his clients and passion for his … More»

Steeg Law Attorneys Included in New Orleans Magazine Top Lawyers 2015 List

Three Steeg Law attorneys have been included in New Orleans Magazine’s Top Lawyers 2015 list, which is based solely upon one’s standing within their peer group. Robert M. Steeg, Managing … More»

Recent Transactions: Helping Our Clients Make Business Happen

Recent transactions Steeg Law attorneys have handled. How can we help you make business happen? Represented the lender in a $4,800,000 loan transaction to a shipbuilding and repair company, secured … More»

Five Steeg Law Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2016

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that five of our attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2016. Robert M. Steeg, Managing … More»

Zachary I. Rosenberg Joins Steeg Law as an Associate in the Transactional Department

Zachary I. Rosenberg has joined Steeg Law as an Associate in the transactional department. His practice areas include commercial transactions, corporate law, general business law, and commercial and residential real … More»

New Laws That Impact Your Business: 2015 Louisiana Legislative Update

By Elise Henry The 2015 Louisiana Legislative Session, which began on April 13, 2015 and closed on June 11, 2015, resulted in the House filing 847 bills and the Senate … More»

Community Spotlight – Rebuilding Together New Orleans Completes its 100th House Since Katrina

On June 10, 2015, Rebuilding Together New Orleans (RTNO), a local non-profit organization that utilizes volunteer labor to rebuild the homes of low-income, elderly and disabled homeowners, completed the rehabilitation … More»

Robert M. Steeg Now Head of NOMA Accessions Committee

Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, recently became the head of the Accessions Committee of the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA), where he is currently serving as a Board Member. … More»

Steeg Law Recent Transactions: Helping Our Clients Make Business Happen

Recent transactions Steeg Law attorneys have handled. How can we help you make business happen? Obtained summary judgment in favor of owner of large tract of land in Plaquemines Parish … More»

Robert M. Steeg Becomes Member of Executive Committee of Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans

Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, is now a member of the Executive Committee of the Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans (JFGNO) in addition to serving on the Board of … More»

Firm Adminstrator Bonnie Aucoin and New Orleans ALA Provide Support for Edible Schoolyard NOLA

On May 9, the New Orleans Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA) will be doing volunteer work at the Samuel J. Green Charter School to help create an … More»

Corporate Realty Publishes Third Annual Greater New Orleans Office Market Report

Corporate Realty, Inc. has just published their third annual Greater New Orleans Office Market Report, which lists basic occupancy and rental rate information for every non-medical office building greater than … More»

Steeg Law Sponsors New Orleans Commercial Real Estate Women

Steeg Law has signed on to be a sponsor of New Orleans Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) for 2015, a continuation of sponsorship that the firm has provided for the … More»

ULI Chooses New Orleans as the Site of the 13th Annual ULI Hines Competition

The Urban Land Institute (ULI), an international nonprofit focusing on research and education to “provide leadership in the responsible use of land in creating sustaining thriving communities worldwide,” has identified … More»

Recent Transactions: Helping Our Clients Make Business Happen

Recent transactions Steeg Law attorneys have handled. How can we help you make business happen? Served as local counsel for the buyer of an apartment complex in New Orleans Acted … More»

Important Changes to Louisiana’s Business Corporation Law Are Now In Effect

This article provides an overview of Act 328, the overhaul of the Louisiana Business Corporation Law, and information how the changes will impact your business. Act 328 – The Law … More»

Steeg Law Continues its Tradition of Participation in Catholic Charities “Adopt a Family” Program

This past holiday season, Steeg Law continued the firm’s annual tradition of participation in Catholic Charities “Adopt a Family,” a gift-giving program to help families in need. “It was 14 … More»

Robert M. Steeg and Charles L. Stern, Jr. Included in Super Lawyers 2015

Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, and Partner, Charles L. Stern, Jr., have been included in the 2015 edition of Super Lawyers. Mr. Steeg was included under Real Estate and has … More»

Economic Innovation in the “New” New Orleans: Stronger Than Ever

As reported in a recent article, “Economic Development in the “New” New Orleans,” posted on Area Development Site and Facility Planning online magazine, 10 years after Hurricane Katrina the economy … More»

Community-oriented Real Estate Development: A Complex But Growing Niche

The following article from NOLA.com, Times-Picayune, “How ReFresh Project, a post-Katrina milestone, built a healthy food hub, including Whole Foods,” highlights the complex but growing niche of community-oriented real estate … More»

Steeg Law Ranked 2015 New Orleans “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers

The 2015 edition of U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers has ranked Steeg Law Firm as a Metropolitan Tier 1 Law Firm in New Orleans Real Estate Law, … More»

Court Ruling Update: Owner of an LLC May Be Found Personally Liable for Company Obligations

As partner Robert M. Steeg notes below, his article, “New Court Ruling Alert: Owner of an LLC May Be Found Personally Liable for Company Obligations,” is even more relevant today … More»

Steeg Law Recent Transactions: Helping Our Clients Make Business Happen

Recent transactions Steeg Law attorneys have handled. How can we help you make business happen? Obtained summary judgment confirming client’s ownership of large tract of land in Plaquemines Parish against … More»

Charles L. Stern, Jr. Named Best Lawyers’ 2015 New Orleans Litigation-Real Estate Lawyer of the Year

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that partner Charles L. Stern, Jr. has been named Best Lawyers®’ 2015 New Orleans Litigation – Real Estate “Lawyer of the Year.” Only a … More»

Robert M. Steeg Named New Orleans CityBusiness 2014 Money Maker

Steeg Law is pleased to announce that Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, has been named a New Orleans CityBusiness 2014 “Money Maker,” one of 50 professionals recognized for their career … More»

Steeg Law Recent Transactions: Helping Our Clients Make Business Happen

Recent transactions Steeg Law attorneys have handled. How can we help you make business happen? Represented major national bank in escrow dispute in connection with sale of assets of a … More»

Steeg Law Joins Habitat Young Professionals NOLA as a Corporate Member

Steeg Law is happy to announce that the firm has joined the Habitat Young Professionals (HYP NOLA) group of New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity (NOAHH) as a Corporate Member. … More»

Steeg Law Firm and Robert M. Steeg Ranked in Chambers USA 2014 Top Tiers

Steeg Law Firm is proud to announce that the Steeg Law Firm achieved the Band 2 ranking under Real Estate Firms in Louisiana in the prestigious peer directory Chambers USA … More»

Robert Steeg Weighs in on ULI Green Space Recommendations for Downtown Development District

The Downtown Development District (DDD) recently asked for input on green space from the Urban Land Institute Louisiana (ULI). In response, ULI met for two days in May to study … More»

Recent Transactions: Helping Our Clients Make Business Happen

Recent transactions Steeg Law attorneys have handled. How can we help you make business happen? Represented borrower in refinance of existing $18,000,000 loan secured by industrial facilities in Arizona and … More»

Robert Steeg Joins Board of New Orleans Museum of Art

Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, recently became a Board Member of the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA). The museum just completed a very successful Art in Bloom, the annual … More»

David Martinez Co-presents “Real Estate and Title Litigation” CLE for NOBA

Senior Associate David A. Martinez recently co-presented the CLE, “Real Estate and Title Litigation,” for the New Orleans Bar Association (NOBA). Among the topics that they covered were: Common title … More»

Condo Association Guide to Managing Requests for Reasonable Accommodations for Assistance Animals

Condominium associations often implement rules which prohibit pets on the condominium property or limit the number, size or breed of pets permitted on the property. What many condo associations may … More»

Recent Transactions: Helping Our Clients Make Business Happen

Recent transactions Steeg Law attorneys have handled. How can we help you make business happen? Successfully obtained dismissal of lawsuit against client in case seeking dissolution of entity holding title … More»

Robert M. Steeg and Charles L. Stern, Jr. Included in Super Lawyers 2014

Managing Partner, Robert M. Steeg, and Partner, Charles L. Stern, Jr., have been included in the 2014 edition of Super Lawyers. Mr. Steeg was included under Real Estate and has received … More»

Recognize and Cure Title Defects Before They Become Title Insurance Claims

Title insurers have a unique advantage over other types of insurers because they can assess and limit their exposure to claims before they ever issue a title insurance policy. Specifically, … More»

Steeg Law Firm, LLC and Robert M. Steeg Ranked in Chambers & Partners Top Tiers

  Steeg Law Firm, LLC achieved the Band 2 ranking under Real Estate Firms in Louisiana in the prestigious peer directory Chambers and Partners America’s Leading Lawyers for Business 2013 … More»

Property Owners, Insurance Companies and “Bad Faith”

This article explains why understanding Louisiana’s laws governing “bad faith” in property and title insurance policies is important to property owners and insurance companies alike. Why Understanding “Bad Faith” in Property … More»

Property Owners and Their Contracts with Contractors

As an owner of real property, who wants to construct, improve, repair, or extend improvements on that real property, before entering into a contract with your contractor it is important … More»

Unanimous Consent of All Unit Owners Required to Re-designate Common Elements

In Louisiana, a recent case highlights the unique challenges in operating condominium regimes, which often require participation and cooperation from the individual unit owners. Cusimano v. Port Esplanade Condominium Ass’n., … More»

Preparing for the Potential Pitfalls of Co-ownership of Property

Along with the co-ownership of property by two or more unmarried persons comes special rules that affect how the co-owned property is managed and, in particular, what is done when … More»

Louisiana First Circuit Court of Appeal Decision Affects Corporations

This article clarifies a new court ruling by the Louisiana First Circuit Court of Appeal that a corporate president has no duty to disclose his corporation’s financial problems to other companies … More»

Tenants and Bankruptcy – Steps a Commercial Landlord Should Take

With Tenants Increasingly Filing for Bankruptcy, There are Steps a Commercial Landlord Can and Should Take Under the current economic conditions, commercial landlords are finding with increasing regularity that tenants … More»