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Frederick L. Bunol New President of the Jefferson Bar Association

Frederick L. Bunol was installed as the new President of the Jefferson Bar Association on January 29, 2022.

Evidence-A Discussion on how to gather, present and use evidence in making your case in Bankruptcy Court

On December 2, 2021, Albert J. Derbes, IV participated in a panel discussion moderated by Chief Judge Meredith Grabill of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, E.D. La., with Patrick Vance, Esq., and Bradley Drell, Esq., regarding “Evidence- A Discussion on how to gather, present and use evidence in making your case in Bankruptcy Court” at the 27th Annual LSU Bankruptcy Law Conference...

Eric J. Derbes, Beau P. Sagona and Frederick L. Bunol included in New Orleans Magazine’s 2021 list of Top Lawyers

Eric J. Derbes, Beau P. Sagona and Frederick L. Bunol have been selected by a vote of their peers to be included in New Orleans Magazine’s 2021 list of Top Lawyers in New Orleans, Louisiana. Mr. Derbes and Mr. Bunol were selected in the area of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, while Mr. Sagona was selected in...

Hogs for the Cause Participation

Frederick L. Bunol is on the Swine Spectators cooking team which participated in the Hogs for the Cause 2021  event. The funds his team raised benefitted pediatric cancer research.

Sagona Receives Pro Bono Century Award

Beau P. Sagona was presented with the Pro Bono Century Award by the Louisiana State Bar Association. This award recognizes exemplary pro bono leadership by those completing one hundred hours of legal services without charge to his clients.

Bunol joined the New Jerry A. Brown Louisiana Bankruptcy American Inn of Court

The Jerry A. Brown Louisiana Bankruptcy American Inn of Court was formed, with Frederick L. Bunol is on the Charter Committee and Social Committee.

Current Events

The Derbes Law Firm is open for business. Our premises is presently physically open for in-person meetings. We offer video meetings via Zoom or Teams.  Please let us know if you would prefer that we wear masks for in-person meetings. Our office follows the guidance and restrictions of the State of Louisiana, Jefferson Parish, and the Centers for Disease Control as these may change.

Upcoming Events

April 20, 2022: Albert J. Derbes, IVwill present "Subchapter V of Chapter 11 - From First Day Motions to Plan Confirmation" with Greta M. Brouphy, Esq. and Brad L. Drell, Esq. at the Louisiana State Bar Association's Bankruptcy Law 2022 Key Issues Lawyers Need to Know! webinar.