Leo C. Hamilton

Leo C. Hamilton: Attorney with Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P. AV stamp icon

Biography

Leo C. Hamilton, a partner in the Baton Rouge office, practices in the areas of labor and employment law, administrative law, constitutional law and governmental relations. He currently represents the City of Alexandria and the Parish of Pointe Coupee, and is General Counsel for the Louisiana Community and Technical College System.

Honors and Awards

AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated.

Professional Associations

LSU Alumni Association, Board of Directors, Chair

Entergy Louisiana Advisory Board, Member

Louisiana Bar Foundation, Board Member, Past President

Louisiana State Bar Association, Member

Louis A. Martinette Legal Society, Member

Baton Rouge Bar Association, Past President

House of Delegates of the American Bar Association, Past Member

Louisiana State Law Institute, Council Member, Executive Committee

Louisiana Public Defender Board, Member

Alumnus of Leadership Baton Rouge and Leadership Louisiana

AFSCME, Louisiana Council No. 17, Past Assistant Secretary

Louisiana State Department of Labor, Past Assistant Director

American Red Cross, Past President

River City Jazz Coalition, Board Member

Rotary Club of Baton Rouge, Member

Omnicron Delta Kappa, the National Leadership Society, Member

Phi Delta Phi legal fraternity, Member

A.P. Tureaud, Sr. Black Alumni Chapter of LSU Alumni Association, Member

Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University, Board of Trustees, Vice-Chair

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Governmental Relations and Ethics
  • Labor & Employment
  • Education
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
225.381.8056  Phone
225.387.5397  Fax
www.bswllp.com/leo-c-hamilton
Mailing Address:
PO Box 3197, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
University Attended:
Louisiana State University, B.A., 1973; The University of the South, B.A., summa cum laude, 2004
Law School Attended:
Paul M. Hebert Law School, Louisiana State University, J.D., 1977; Tulane University Law School, J.D., 2007
Year of First Admission:
1980
Admission:
1980, Louisiana
Memberships:

Professional Associations

Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University, Board of Trustees, Chair

LSU Alumni Association, Board of Directors, Immediate Past Chair

Louisiana State Law Institute, Council Member, Vice President

Entergy Louisiana Advisory Board, Member

Louisiana Bar Foundation, Board Member, Past President

Louisiana State Bar Association, Member

Baton Rouge Bar Association, Past President

House of Delegates of the American Bar Association, Past Member

Alumnus of Leadership Baton Rouge and Leadership Louisiana

AFSCME, Louisiana Council No. 17, Past Assistant Director

Louisiana State Department of Labor, Past Assistant Secretary

American Red Cross, Past President

River City Jazz Coalition, Board Member

Rotary Club of Baton Rouge, Member

Omnicron Delta Kappa, the National Leadership Society, Member

A.P. Tureaud, Sr. Black Alumni Chapter of LSU Alumni Association, Member

Phi Delta Phi legal fraternity, Member

Birth Information:
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, June 23, 1951
ISLN:
906744435

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • High ethical standing icon
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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