Lowe Stein: A Firm Built One Lawyer At A Time.
In a period of dynamic and important change in the legal profession, we have a sense of our history and a focus on our future. At Lowe Stein, we have been charting a different course for more than 20 years, one lawyer, one client, and one matter at a time. We are neither the biggest nor the oldest law firm in New Orleans, but we have a reputation for producing great work, for being great to work with, and great to work for. Every day, we earn and reaffirm our reputation for ability and integrity by competing with the largest and best-known law firms in courtrooms and conference rooms all over the country.
At Lowe Stein, we are not just lawyers; we are also knowledgeable business people. We know the laws and how to apply them. When needed, Lowe Stein assigns special teams made up of lawyers and other professionals, from a cross-section of practice areas to focus on issues affecting specific industries, business sectors, and personal matters. We dig. We research. We look at issues from different angles and in relation to opportunities for our clients. Sometimes we use traditional wisdom. Oftentimes we look beyond the traditional. Because each client is unique, we tailor our approach to fit the specific challenge.
June 2015First Same Sex Divorce Granted Before First Same Sex Marriage In Louisiana
Lowe Stein's Mitchell Hoffman was interviewed by the Time Picayune about obtaining Louisiana's first same sex divorce. Click on the headline to go straight to the Breaking News article on nola.com.
June 2015Lowe Stein Attorneys Obtain First Same Sex Divorce in Louisiana
Prior to the Obergefell decision, many married same-sex couples who moved to states that did not recognize their marriage and whose relationships had otherwise terminated could not obtain a divorce because states would not recognize their marriage, even for purposes of dissolution. This forced many couples to remain married long after their romantic relationship ceased. Today, Lowe, Stein, Hoffman, Allweiss & Hauver LLP was able to obtain what it believes to be the first same-sex divorce in Orleans Parish and in the State of Louisiana, allowing both of the parties to finally move on with their lives!
June 2015Gregory S. Marsiglia appointed by the Louisiana Supreme Court
Beginning with the July 2015 examination, Mr. Marsiglia has been appointed by the Louisiana Supreme Court to serve as an Assistant Examiner for the Louisiana Committee on Bar Admissions for the subject of Business Entities and Negotiable Instruments. These examinations test the knowledge of applicants to the Louisiana Supreme Court for admission to practice law in Louisiana.