Sidney M. Blitzer Jr.

Sidney M. Blitzer Jr.

Of Counsel

  • phone (225) 383-4703

  • fax (225) 343-0637

  • e-mail

Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning
  • Federal Estate and Gift Taxation
  • Mineral Law
  • Probate Proceedings
  • Trusts
  • Wills


Duke University (A.B. 1966); Louisiana State University Law Center (J.D. 1969); Order of the Coif; Associate Editor, Louisiana Law Review.


Member of the Baton Rouge, Louisiana State and American Bar Associations.


Adjunct Professor of Law, Estate and Gift Taxation, Louisiana State University Law School, 1983-1998; Adjunct Professor of law, Security Devices (Secured Transactions) Law, Louisiana State University Law School, 1975-1979; Lecturer, Continuing Legal Education Programs in estate planning: Louisiana State Bar Association, Louisiana State University Law School, Tulane Law School, Loyola Law School, Southern University Law School, Louisiana Society of CPA's; Member, Sucession and Donations Committee, Trust Code Revision Committee, Rents and Annuities Committee, and Ad Hoc Successions Committee of the Louisiana Law Institute; Listed in Best Lawyers in America/--First Edition and all subsequent Editions; Who's Who in American Law; Fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel; Member, International Academy of Estate and Trust Law; Board Certified Estate Planning and Administration Specialist and Tax Law Specialist certified by the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization; Member of Estate and Business Planning Council of Baton Rouge; Former Commissioner on Advisory Committee for Certification of Attorneys in Estate Planning and Administration, Louisiana State Bar Association Specialization Board (1995-1997); Omicron Delta Kappa; Phi Kappa Phi; Phi Delta Phi.

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