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Graduated Summa Cum Laude from Mobile College in May 1980


Graduated from the University of Alabama School of Law in May 1983.


Admitted to Alabama Bar in September 1983 and the the Louisiana Bar in October 1984.


Graduated from Louisiana State University in 2013 with a Masters degree in social work. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I am experienced and authorized to perform child custody evaluations for courts throughout the state of Louisiana and have done so for courts in central Louisiana.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Family: 30%
    32 years
  2. Child Custody: 20%
    32 years
  3. Divorce: 20%
    32 years
  4. Alimony: 10%
    32 years
  5. Other: 20%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($150-350/hour), Free consultation (45 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Lauren Gay Coleman

2011 MacArthur Drive
Alexandria, LA, 71301-3720

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
LAEligible to practice law198401/10/2016
ALAuthorized to practice law198301/10/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLauren Gay Coleman-Attorney1984 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Louisiana State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Alexandria Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Bazile v. Washington, 934 So.2d 214Remanded with instructions
Lynton O. Hester IV vs. Burns BuildersReversed and Remanded
Morris v. Morris, 893 So.2d 1026 (LA, 2005)Affirmed trial courts ruling on jurisdiction
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Louisiana State University, Baton RougeSocial WorkMA - Masters2013
University of Alabama School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983