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Tracy Catherine Rotharmel

Family Attorney at New Orleans, LA

3.7   3 reviews

also known as Tracy, Rotharmel Shanks

  • Licensed for 13 years
    State LA
    Acquired 2010
    Eligible to Practice Law No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Tracy

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Tracy Rotharmel Shanks is a New Orleans attorney with extensive experience handling cases in all parishes within the greater New Orleans area. She has represented individuals, insurance defense companies, families, and Fortune 500 companies over the course of her career. Tracy holds impressive litigation experience and is well-versed in navigating clients through cases involving family law disputes, including divorces, custody and child support, and probate. She is not afraid to take on complex and challenging legal matters and can provide thorough representation to clients from all walks of life. She also provides low cost uncontested divorces on a flat fee arrangement.  Set up an initial consultation with her firm, Rotharmel Shanks, LLC, today. 

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Rotharmel Shanks, LLC
1205 St. Charles Avenue
Suite D
New Orleans, LA, 70130

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Posted by Benny | November 19, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
Satisfied Client
Rotharmel Shanks was referred to me by a close friend for handling a legal matter I was facing. Tracy was to handle my matter in a professional and efficient manner. I would recommend this law firm for all legal matters.
Posted by anonymous | October 24, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
Excellent attorney
Tracy was highly recommended to me and I am so thankful I found her. I hired her as my divorce attorney. She is an excellent attorney and helped me before I hired her, during, and after. She is knowledgeable, patient, and a very helpful.
Posted by anonymous | March 3, 2023
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Run from this law firm
Tracy and Kayla are the worst. Please do yourself a favor and hire another firm. They tell lies to the client and does not have your best interest at heart.


  • Free Consultation 15 minutes
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 7.8 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Owner
  • Rotharmel Shanks, LLC
  • 2016 - Present
  • Associate
  • Liskow & Lewis
  • 2015 - 2016
  • Associate
  • Blue Williams, LLP
  • 2012 - 2013
  • Associate
  • Beahm & Green
  • 2010 - 2012
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  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2010
  • Tulane University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2007

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Militello v. Militello
  • Obtained uncontested divorce through default judgment on behalf of my client.
  • In re: Interdiction of Taylor
  • Obtained a curatorship for my clients over their incapacitated adult child.
  • In re: Succession of Nelson
  • Obtained a judgment of possession for my clients.
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  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • 2010 - Present
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • 2010 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2015

Attorney endorsements

Received (4)
Given (0)
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Family Attorney | Jun 04
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Tracy is an outstanding attorney. She is respected as a formidable adversary by fellow attorneys, knowledgeable about the law, and an excellent litigator. I strongly endorse Tracy if you want a winner."
Family Attorney | Dec 04
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Divorce and separation Attorney | Nov 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Highly qualified attorney who is knowledgeable in multiple areas of the law."
Contracts and agreements Attorney | Nov 13
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Tracy is a hard working, knowledgeable attorney. I trust her work product and highly recommend her."
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New Orleans Family Lawyer Tracy Catherine Rotharmel
Tracy Catherine Rotharmel
Family Attorney
New Orleans, LA
Licensed for 13 years
Free Consultation