Our clients enjoy the accessibility and personal attention that our small, specialty Lafayette law firm provides in the delivery of comprehensive tax and legal services in the negotiation, structuring and closing of mergers and acquisitions for those who are buy-side clients, and business sales of either the entity or its assets for the sell-side clients. We also work with LLCs and corporations from the business formation stage through their growth stages on matters such as corporate governance, customer contracts, facility leases and shareholder agreements and a host of other legal and financial issues that confront today’s small businesses.See our past transactions
With respect to our individual clients, we provide efficient, affordable estate planning services through the preparation and execution of wills, trusts, durable powers of attorney and marriage contracts as well as gift planning and execution for those receiving donations, and the opening and closing of successions and estate administration for those receiving inheritances. Our wills are designed to save time and money during the succession and inheritance process. Our trusts provide protection for the beneficiaries from creditors as well as themselves.
Over thirty years of legal experience with primary practice areas of business transactions and wills, trusts, and estates. He is board certified as a tax law specialist and in estate planning and administration, certified by the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialists. He has represented principals in hundreds of company transfers in diverse fields including oil service and production, transportation, communications, distribution, logistics, timber, manufacturing, sports, hotels, restaurants, advertising, print media and healthcare, including nursing homes, specialty hospitals and professional practices of dentists and physicians.
Earned his Bachelor of Science degree (B.S.) in Accounting from Louisiana State University in the spring of 2009 and his Juris Doctor and Graduate Diploma in Comparative Law from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University in May of 2012. Tad was admitted to the Louisiana Bar in October of 2012. He practices primarily in the areas of business transactions and wills, trusts, and estates.
Mr. Hebert is of counsel to Stubbs & Hightower, L.L.C. and is co-managing partner of Becker and Hebert, LLC. He is a graduate of the University of Mississippi (B.B.A. 1995) and Tulane University School of Law (J.D. 1999). Mr. Hebert has been a practicing attorney for eighteen years with a focus on business, commercial and real estate transactions.
Mr. Hebert is currently admitted to practice in all Louisiana state courts; the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana and the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. He is also a member of the American Bar Association, the Louisiana State Bar Association, the Lafayette Parish Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association and the Louisiana and American Associations for Justice.
Mr. Hebert has a practice that serves local, regional, national and international clients, and encompasses a broad range of financial, corporate, commercial, real estate and business law transactions. He is involved in the Acadiana Mortgage Lenders' Association, the Louisiana Mortgage Lenders' Association, the National Association of Mortgage Brokers, the Realtors' Association of Acadiana, the Acadiana Homebuilders' Association, the Louisiana Association of Independent Land Title Agents, the Louisiana Bankers’ Association and the National Association of Dealer Counsel. Mr. Hebert has represented numerous businesses, developers, lenders, automotive dealers and high-net worth individuals and families in business transactions, corporate structuring and governance, mergers and acquisitions, financing, stock and membership interest transfers, real estate and other asset acquisitions and divestitures, employment issues and asset protection.
Mr. Hebert is a licensed title insurance producer for the State of Louisiana and a title insurance agent for Fidelity National Title Insurance Company, Stewart Title Insurance Company and First American Title Insurance Company.