“I tailor my tax, business, and estate planning recommendations and approaches to the client’s specific needs and goals. I do so by employing an often-lost art – listening to the client”
John Rouchell’s practice covers all aspects of state and federal tax law, as well as corporate and business law, estate planning and administration. He also represents authors, artists, and musicians in the New Orleans area, including his only child, John Michael, a professional musician and songwriter since the age of thirteen. John is a Board Certified Estate Planning & Administration Specialist and a Board Certified Tax Specialist – as certified by the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization.
John is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. He has been recognized by Louisiana Super Lawyers in Estate Planning & Probate and Tax since 2007 and by the Best Lawyers in America in Business Organizations, Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law, Corporate Law, Elder Law, Tax Law, Trusts & Estates since 1995. New Orleans Magazine has also recognized John as one of their “Top Lawyers of New Orleans” for his work in Elder Law, Tax Law and Trusts & Estates since 2013.
John is a New Orleans native and Jesuit High School graduate. He attended Tulane University receiving a bachelor’s degree in English. He received a J.D. at Tulane Law School in 1976 and attended New York University where he received a LL.M. in Taxation in 1977. Prior to joining Liskow, John was a partner at Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer.
Board Certified Estate Planning & Administration Specialist, Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization
Board Certified Tax Specialist, Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization
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