Mr. Albert J. Derbes, III

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Certified Public Accountant, Louisiana, 1963. Co-Author and Speaker: "Limited Liability Companies in Louisiana," National Business Institute, 1998, 2000, 2003; "Counseling the Small Business Clients," National Business Institute, 2000, 2001; "Choice of Business Entity," National Business Institute, 2003; "National Business Institute Essential Skills for Drafting LLC Agreements," 2006; "National Business Institute Limited Liability Companies," 2007; "Prevent Costly Mistakes Through the Correct Choice of Business Entity in Louisiana," National Business Institute, 2005. Member, 1981— and President, 1987, National Association of State Boards of Accountancy. Member, 1981-1986 and Chairman, 1985-1986, Louisiana State Board of Certified Public Accountants.

(Board Certified Tax Law Specialist, Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization)

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Commercial Law
  • Taxation (Federal and State)
  • Corporate Law
  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Probate Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
504.837.1230  Phone
University Attended:
Tulane University of Louisiana, B.B.A., 1963
Law School Attended:
Tulane University of Louisiana, LL.B., 1966
Year of First Admission:
1987, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana; 1974, U.S. Tax Court; 1987, U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana; 1982, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1966, Louisiana; 1998, Texas; 1995, U.S. Supreme Court
Louisiana State (Chairman, Insurance Committee, 2003-2004, 2004-2005, 2005-2006, 2006-2007, 2007-2008, 2008-2009), Federal and American Bar Associations; Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit; Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants (President, New Orleans Chapter, 1988-1989; Chairman, Ethics Committee, 1980-1981; Chairman, Insurance Committee, 1976-1980, 2003-2004, 2004-2005; Legislative Committee Member, 1988-1990); American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Birth Information:
New Orleans, Louisiana, March 18, 1940
Reported Cases:
Sales Tax Collector vs. Hilti Inc., 568 So.2d 1168 (La.App.5 Cir., 1990).
( Board Certified Tax Law Specialist, Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization )
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

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Metairie, Louisiana