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Derbes and Sagona are Super Lawyers 2021

Super Lawyers selected both Albert J. Derbes, IV and Beau P. Sagona for the 2021 year. Mr. Derbes was recognized in the area of business bankruptcy, while Mr. Sagona was recognized for estate planning. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process...

Albert Derbes and Bryan Reuter Webcast for JBA

Albert J. Derbes, IV and Bryan C. Reuter presented a CLE on the “Ethical Implications of Protecting Firm and Client Money” in a live webcast for the Jefferson Bar Association. The presentation included methods of decreasing the risks of embezzlement as well as loss of monies due to computer fraud. The presentation included methods of decreasing the risks of embezzlement and...

Derbes in a Panel Discussion for TMA

Albert J. Derbes, IV  participated in a webinar panel discussion on “Settlement & Mediation in Insolvency,” with Dwayne Murray, James Grady, and Chad P. Morrow, for the Turnaround Management Association of Louisiana. The TMA is a professionally diverse organization of turnaround practitioners, including attorneys, accountants, advisors, liquidators, consultants, as well as academic, government employees, and members of the judiciary.

Sagona Presents at LSU’s 24th Annual Family Law Virtual Conference

Beau P. Sagona presented “Shortcuts and Traps in Partitioning Retirement Benefits” to attendees of LSU’s 24th Annual Family Law Virtual Conference.

Derbes is added to Approved Register of Civil Mediators

Albert J. Derbes, IV, after completing his 40 hour civil mediation training course at The University of Texas at Austin, became listed on the Approved Register of Civil Mediators maintained by the Alternative Dispute Resolution Section of the Louisiana State Bar Association. He is available for civil mediations with emphasis in the areas of insolvency & bankruptcy, probate & trust...

Beau P. Sagona was recognized by The Pro Bono Project (New Orleans) with its Distinguished Service Award

Beau P. Sagona was recognized by The Pro Bono Project (New Orleans) with its Distinguished Service Award at its annual awards luncheon. The Pro Bono Project matches persons with legal needs with volunteer attorneys who handle the matter without charge. Beau started volunteering with the program in November of 1990 – one month after he became a lawyer – and has...

Current Events

The Derbes Law Firm is open for business. For safety purposes, our office offers video meetings via Zoom or Teams. Unvaccinated persons are required to wear masks, and no one should enter the premises with Covid symptoms. Our office follows the guidance and restrictions of the State of Louisiana, Jefferson Parish, and the Centers for Disease Control.

Upcoming Events

January 29, 2022: Frederick L. Bunol will be installed as the new President of the Jefferson Bar Association.