Beth E. Abramson

Beth E. Abramson

Attorney

Contact information

New Orleans, Louisiana
direct (504) 262-8349
fax (504) 588-1514
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Bar admissions

  • State of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Education

  • Tulane University Law School, J.D., 2001
    • Cum Laude
    • Certificate in Civil Law
  • Carnegie Mellon University, B.S., Political Science, B.A., European Studies, 1998

Professional associations and memberships

  • American Bar Association
    • Young Lawyers Division, Council Member and Representative for Louisiana, 2004-2007
    • Disaster Legal Services Program for the State of Louisiana, assisted in the coordination of pro bono legal services in response to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, 2005-2007
    • General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Division, Young Lawyer Fellow, 2006-2007
    • Young Lawyers Division Public Service Project "We the Jury," coordinated the implementation of the project in the State of Louisiana, 2004-2005
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
    • Board of Governors, First Board District Representative, 2007-2010
    • Louisiana Bar Journal, Editorial Board Member, 2006-2007
    • Access to Justice Committee, Committee Member, 2006-2007
    • Disaster Legal Services Program for the State of Louisiana, assisted in the coordination of pro bono legal services in response to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, 2005-2007
    • Young Lawyers Section, Council Member and American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Representative, 2004-2007.
    • Louisiana State Law Institute, Council Member, Observer for the Louisiana State Bar Association Young Lawyers Section, 2004-2005
    • Leadership Program, Class of 2003-2004
  • American Association of Justice
    • Member, Admiralty Section
  • Louisiana Association of Justice
    • Member, Admiralty Section
  • New Orleans Bar Association
    • Member
  • New Orleans Bar Association Inn of Court
    • Member
  • Louisiana Bar Foundation
    • Fellow
    • Annual Gala Committee, Co-Chair, 2007-2008
    • Annual Gala Committee, Committee Member, 2006-2007
  • American Bar Foundation
    • Fellow

Presentations and publications

PRESENTATIONS:

  • “Louisiana Disaster Legal Services” - South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division: Disaster Relief and Preparedness Seminar, March 2007, 2008, 2009
  • “Louisiana Disaster Legal Services” - Indiana State Bar Association: Disaster Relief Program, Spring Meeting, April 2006
  • “Louisiana Disaster Legal Services” - American Bar Association Council on Racial and Ethnic Justice: Equity for Racial & Ethnic Victims of Katrina, American Bar Association Mid Year Meeting, February 2006

PUBLICATIONS:

  • “Report and Analysis of the Provision of Disaster Civil Legal Services in Louisiana Following Hurricanes Katrina and Rita” – Louisiana Bar Foundation and Louisiana Disaster Recovery Foundation: Recipient of Grant for the Collection & Analysis of Data Project, June 2007 “
  • Lessons Learned (the Hard Way) by Lawyers During Hurricanes Katrina and Rita” – by Michael H. Rubin and Beth E. Abramson, Probate & Property Vol. 20, No. 5, September/October 2006

Professional Acknowledgements

  • “2006 Up and Coming Lawyers” - Lawyers USA, September 25, 2006
  • Pat B. Sullivan, Jr. Chair’s Award - Louisiana State Bar Association Young Lawyers Section, June 2006
  • Star of the Quarter - American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, October 2005

Community involvement

  • More for the 504
    • Founding member
    • Steering Committee member, 2016 - present
  • The Roots of Music
    • Chairman of the Board, 2013-2015
  • 610 Stompers, 610 Split
    • Ball Crawl Co-Chair, 2012