Experience

Three Decades of Extensive Legal and Courtroom Experience

  • New Orleans LawInstructor, Tulane University Law School, Intersession Litigation Boot Camp
  • LSU’s Paul Hebert Law Center, Juris Doctor, Order of the Coif Honor Society for academic excellence
  • United States Merchant Marine Academy, Bachelor of Science
  • Cited by the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy for Outstanding Professional Achievement 
  • U.S. Naval Reserve, retired as Lieutenant, J.G. 
  • Worked in family towboat business as deckhand, captain and port captain from Florida to Texas

Frank Buck has expertly handled a wide variety of legal issues for a diverse clientele including helping people with maritime law, contracts, family law, successions, real estate matters, criminal defense and complex litigation for international business interests.

He has a deep knowledge of how our legal system works, decades of experience in its operations and the vital experience needed to
keep a courtroom functioning efficiently.

Admitted to practice in

  • All Louisiana courts
  • Frank Buck Judge Federal courts of the Eastern, Middle and Western District
  • U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal
  • United States Supreme Court

Member of

  • American Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Jefferson Bar Association
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • New Orleans Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Federal Fifth Circuit Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Louisiana Association for Justice
  • Board of Governors for Louisiana Association for Justice
  • House Delegate for Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Client Distinction Award from Martindale-Hubbell
  • Legal Network recognition as one of the top lawyers in Louisiana for high ethical standards and professional excellence
    Selected as Honored Member of Trademark’s Who’s Who

Community

  • Volunteer and mentor at Cafe Hope, a Marrero program helping at-risk youth develop careers in the hospitality industry
  • Served as chairman of the Work Place Advocacy Committee
  • Volunteer coach for numerous youth soccer teams
  • Married to Leah Hughes Buck; three children

 

 

 

Thank You!