Michael R. Hubbell

Michael R. Hubbell: Attorney with Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P. AV stamp icon
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Biography

Serving the Business Owner/Entrepreneur

Michael R. “Mickey” Hubbell represents Business Owners/Entrepreneurs and understands the issues that they face each day. His experience involves multiple business disciplines, including corporate organization, marketing, finance, company facilities, management, economics, accounting, statistical reporting, and business decision-making and negotiations.

Mr. Hubbell incorporates his legal knowledge and over 30 years’ experience dealing with business operational issues as out-side counsel into providing guidance and legal advice to Business Owners/Entrepreneurs. He frequently functions as a member of a business team with clients that he services. His commercial litigation experience adds value to counseling clients in business decision making and dispute resolution.

Mr. Hubbell’s experience is in both transactional matters and commercial litigation matters. When legal matters involve specific knowledge and experience in areas of law practiced by other attorneys in our Firm, Mr. Hubbell works closely with those attorneys in an effort to accomplish the ultimate desired legal and business result.

Business Owners/Entrepreneurs

Contracts
•Asset and stock sales and acquisitions of businesses, including post-closing ”settle-up” and handling of agreed-upon and disputed claims
•Cooperative Endeavor Agreements, with related ancillary contracts
•Responses to governmental Requests for Proposals
•Customer, supplier, and third-party vendor contracts
•Equipment and Vehicle leases
•Purchase and sale of Aircraft and Vessels
•Preferred Ship Mortgages
•Physician Assistant Agreements
•Confidentiality Agreements
•Non-Disclosure Agreements
•Independent contractor and sales representative contracts
•Trademark and Copyright License Agreements
•Franchise Agreements
•Royalty Agreements Real Estate
•Acquisitions, financings, leasing, and development of commercial real estate, including hotels, restaurants, office buildings, condominiums, healthcare facilities, recreational facilities, retail facilities, marinas, medical office buildings, historic tax credit properties, and various investment and mixed- use properties
•Rights-of-way and property use and occupancy agreements
•Boundary disputes and breaches of covenants and restrictions Corporate
•Formation and governance of corporate entities such as limited liability companies, corporations, partnerships, and joint ventures
•Planning for transfer of family businesses
•Probate matters involving businesses and individuals Commercial Litigation
•Legal actions involving enforcement and damages resulting from breaches of contracts
•Overseeing and management of various claims and litigation matters where there are hold harmless and indemnification obligations arising out of business sales and acquisitions
•In-court representation, including institution and defense of lawsuits, pre-trial procedure, discovery proceedings, depositions, discovery disputes, pre-trial motions, and trial proceedings

Honors and Awards

Selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America since 2013

AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated

Publications

•Co-authored the “The Uniform Commercial Code” chapter in collaboration with Professor A. Levasseur (trans.) of the book entitled “An Introduction to the Law of the U.S.A.” (Dalloz, 1993)
•Be Aware of Search Logic for UCC Searches

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Business Owners/Entrepreneurs
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate
  • Real Estate
  • Contracts

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
225.381.8040  Phone
225.381.8029  Fax
www.bswllp.com/michael-r-hubbell
Mailing Address:
PO Box 3197, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
University Attended:
Louisiana State University, M.B.A., 1980; Louisiana State University, College of Business Administration, B.S., Prelaw Option, 1978
Law School Attended:
Paul M. Hebert Law School, Louisiana State University, J.D., Member, Moot Court Board; Semi-finalist, Robert Lee Tullis Moot Court Competition, 1987
Year of First Admission:
1987
Admission:
U.S. District Court Eastern, Middle & Western Districts of Louisiana; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1987, Louisiana; United States Supreme Court
Memberships:

Professional Associations


Baton Rouge Bar Association

Louisiana State Bar Association

American Bar Association, Business Law Section

Member of Alumni Associations of the Louisiana State University College of Business Administration, the Graduate School of Business, and the Paul M. Hebert Law Center

Louisiana State Law Institute Visitation Committee for Revisions to Louisiana Third Party Visitation Statutes, Member, 2005
Birth Information:
New Orleans, Louisiana, September 11, 1956
Reported Cases:
Representative Matters: Acquisitions, financings, leasing, and development of commercial real estate, including hotels, restaurants, office buildings, condominiums, healthcare facilities, recreational facilities, retail facilities, marinas, medical office buildings, historic tax credit properties, and various investment and mixed-use properties.; Formation and governance of corporate entities such as limited liability companies, corporations, partnerships, and joint ventures.; Asset and stock sales and acquisitions of businesses, including post-closing settle-up and handling of agreed-upon and disputed claims.; Cooperative Endeavor Agreements, with related ancillary contracts.; Responses to governmental Requests for Proposals.; Customer, supplier, and third-party vendor contracts.; Equipment and Vehicle leases.; Purchase and sale of Aircraft and Vessels.; Preferred Ship Mortgages.; Physician Assistant Agreements.; Confidentiality Agreements.; Non-Disclosure Agreements.; Independent contractor and sales representative contracts.; Succession planning for family businesses.; Probate matters involving businesses and individuals.; Rights-of-way and property use and occupancy agreements.; Boundary disputes and breaches of covenants and restrictions.; Overseeing and management of various claims and litigation matters where there are hold harmless and indemnification obligations arising out of business sales and acquisitions.; Legal actions involving enforcement and damages resulting from breaches of contracts.; In-court representation, including institution and defense of lawsuits, pre-trial procedure, discovery proceedings, depositions, discovery disputes, pre-trial motions, and trial proceedings.
ISLN:
906333615

Peer Reviews

4.6/5.0 (26 reviews)
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A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.8/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.6/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.5/5.0
  • Communication

    4.5/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.7/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 02/19/13 in Litigation

    I have known Mr. Hubbell for over 30 years, and I think highly of him as a person and as a lawyer

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 01/22/13 in Business Law

    He is a talented, hard working attorney.

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