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Betsy Fischer has been practicing family law in excess of 20 years.  She handles primarly family law cases, which include divorce, custody, support, partitions of property, paternity, wills, successions and interdictions.  She handles cases in the parishes of Jefferson, Orleans, St. Charles, St. Tammany, St. Bernard and Plaquemines.


Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 20%
    24 years, 5 thousand cases
  2. Wills: 20%
    24 years
  3. Uncontested Divorce: 20%
    24 years
  4. Child Support: 20%
    24 years
  5. Child Custody: 20%
    24 years



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Payment types:

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  • Gary S Brown

    I endorse this lawyer. Betsy is an outstanding attorney. She zealously represents her clients and is respected by attorneys and judges alike. She is also a good person.


    Gary Brown Divorce & Separation Attorney
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Contact info

Betsy A. Fischer, LLC

3636 S. I-10 Service Road West
Suite 216
Metairie, LA, 70001


LAEligible to practice law199201/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Women Leaders in the LawFortune Magazine2015
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyBetsy A. Fischer, L.L.C.2002 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Jefferson Parish Family Law AssociationN/AN/A
Jefferson Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Covington Bar AssociationN/AN/A
New Orleans Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Louisiana State Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Louisiana State Bar AssociationChildren's Law CommitteeN/A
Alpha Chi OmegaN/AN/A
Delta Sigma PiN/AN/A
Phi Alpha DeltaN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In re B.E.S.A win on behalf of my client
In re V.A.H.Adoption Granted. A win for my clients.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Addicus BooksDivorce in Louisiana2014
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University School of LawN/AJD/MBA - Juris Doctorate and MBA1991
Loyola University New Orleans College of LawManagement and FinanceBBA - Bachelor of Business Administration1987
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Family LawCustody and Discovery2004