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(504) 830-4958

Email:
glacour@bluewilliams.com

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Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Corporate Governance and Business Planning
Corporate Law
Estate Planning
Fiduciary Litigation
Successions and Trusts


Gregory S. LaCour

Partner

Attorney Brief

Mr. LaCour is a partner is the Metairie office, having joined the firm in October of 2016.  His practice consists of estate planning (wills, successions, and trusts), corporate governance, business succession planning, contractual drafting and negotiations, mergers & acquisitions, private offerings, fiduciary litigation (succession litigation, trust litigation, shareholder/officer/director litigation), and commercial litigation.  He has extensive trial experience in both state and federal courts.

Education

Mr. LaCour received his Bachelor of Arts with a double major in Rhetoric and in Classics, with a concentration in Latin, from the University of Virginia in 1992.  He was awarded the degree of Juris Doctor from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University in 1995.

Narrative

Mr. LaCour focuses on estate planning (wills, successions, and trusts), private offerings, corporate governance, business transactions, fiduciary litigation, and commercial litigation.  He draws from over twenty-one (21) years of litigation experience as he provides advice both to fiduciaries and to business owners.  He acts as general counsel to several companies, providing various services which include the drafting of entity formation documents, operating agreements, bylaws, buy-sell agreements, non-competition agreements, leases, stock and asset purchase agreements, employment contracts, minutes of meetings, resolutions, and various contracts.  Mr. LaCour also provides dispute resolution and litigation services in contested succession matters, trust matters and shareholder/member matters.

Mr. LaCour was born and raised in New Orleans.  He is active, serving as a Board Member of the Catholic Foundation for the Archdiocese of New Orleans.  He also presently serves on Jesuit High School’s Athletic Board since 2013.  He served as a Campaign Cabinet Member for the Priestly Formation Campaign for Notre Dame Seminary of New Orleans in 2011-2012.  He also served as Chairman of the Stewardship Committee for St. Clement of Rome Parish from 2011-2015.

Awards and Recognition

Mr. LaCour is a Martindale-Hubbell AV Peer Review Rated Attorney.

Bars, Courts, and Professional Affiliations

Mr. LaCour is admitted to practice in all state courts in Louisiana and in the Eastern, Middle and Western Federal District Courts, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.  He is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, the New Orleans Estate Planning Council, the New Orleans Bar Association and the Jefferson Bar Association.