Lila Samuel has consistently accrued AV Ratings from Martindale-Hubbell for the past twenty-five (25) years and honors through Super Lawyers.
GRETNA, LA, October 08, 2020 /24-7PressRelease/ — Lila Samuel has been included in Marquis Who’s Who. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
Drawing upon more than 25 years of professional expertise, Lila Samuel has practiced almost exclusively in the area of family law, representing cases regarding child custody and visitation, divorces, Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act jurisdictional issues and community property partitions. Before entering law school in her late 30s, Ms. Samuel flourished in several other fields, including work with the Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services for two years.
Before embarking on her legal journey, Ms. Samuel earned a Bachelor of Arts in history and political science from Louisiana State University and a Doctor of Jurisprudence from Loyola University’s School of Law. After graduating from law school in 1991, she became board certified to practice family law through the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization in 1999. Ms. Samuel remains aware of ongoing changes in the field of law through her affiliations with the Jefferson Parish Bar Association, the Louisiana State Bar Association, the American Bar Association, Family Law Division and the attendance of yearly seminars offered by these groups.
Dedicated to her community, Ms. Samuel devoted herself to various civic organizations to include being a member of the Saint Martin’s Episcopal School Board of Trustees. In previous years, she has chaired numerous benefits to include those for the New Orleans Philharmonic Symphony; the Young Audiences and Children’s Concerts; several school fundraisers; and other philanthropic endeavors in the community. Ms. Samuel has also worked with the local chapter of the United Way and been active in her three children’s schools. In recognition of her professional excellence, she has consistently accrued AV Ratings from Martindale-Hubbell for the past twenty-five (25) years and honors through Super Lawyers. In the coming years, Ms. Samuel intends to expand upon her expertise and continued success in her private practice.
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