Peggy L. Adams

4321Adams_Peggy_webMs. Adams practices in the areas of real estate, finance, general business, probate and estate planning.

Real estate developers, lenders and business owners are among Ms. Adams’ clients. She represents them in asset acquisitions and in the acquisition, construction and financing of commercial office buildings, residential subdivisions, shopping centers, industrial facilities, and condominiums and other residential developments.  She also counsels them in the preparation of leases, restructuring of partnerships, real estate sales and review of title and issuance of title policies for the firm’s title agency.

She also advises clients with respect to wills, trusts, and estate planning, including the disposition of closely held businesses, taxation of estates, and other estate planning matters. Additionally, she handles probate matters and represents trustees and corporate fiduciaries.

Ms. Adams, a board certified estate planning and administration specialist, is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, former chair of its State Laws Committee and serves on the council of the Louisiana Law Institute.  She is named in The Best Lawyers in America (Real Estate and Trusts & Estates), Chambers USA (Real Estate), Super Lawyers (top 25 female attorneys in Louisiana and top 50 attorneys in Louisiana) and is active in CREW – Commercial Real Estate Women, New Orleans.