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Christie Laporte Tournet

Estate planning Attorney at Mandeville, LA

5.0   4 reviews

also known as Christie Lee Laporte

  • Licensed for 13 years
    State LA
    Acquired 2011
    Eligible to Practice Law No misconduct found

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About Christie

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With extensive experience in real estate and business management, Christie Tournet & Associates is the consummate business, estate planning, and successions firm. Christie views legal issues through a unique lens and becomes a trusted legal and business advisor to business and individual clients alike. 

Before founding Christie Tournet & Associates, LLC, Christie managed multi-million dollar residential and commercial developments. In her legal practice, she later focused on insurance and workers' compensation defense, business development and management issues, real estate litigation, and successions and estate planning.

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Christie Tournet & Associates, LLC
1795 W. Causeway Approach
Suite 103A
Mandeville, LA, 70471


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Posted by anonymous | March 16, 2022
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| Hired Attorney
A very happy client
We had a conference as new clients and were very pleased with her knowledge and kindness. We engaged her and highly recommend her services.
Response from Christie Tournet March 18, 2022
Thank you for sharing your experience. We really appreciate it.
Posted by anonymous | June 12, 2020
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| Hired Attorney
Knowledgeable and Responsive
I hired Christie Tournet to guide my siblings and I through the rather complicated estate of my late father. Christie was knowledgeable, thorough, very responsive and we were very pleased with how she navigated us through some trying problems. Her fees were also very reasonable for all that she did. Because of our experience, I brought my mother in to do her will, and I plan for her to do my will in the fall. I highly recommend her.
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Posted by anonymous | February 21, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
Very Competent
I recently hired Christie to take care of a succession for my family. After my experience with her I decided to have her look over my then current Will and found that it was not written accurately to what I actually wanted to happen with my estate. I hired her to draw it up correctly and left feeling confident that my actual wants will be carried out upon my eventual passing.
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Posted by anonymous | February 19, 2017
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Exceptional Attorney
Christie Tournet is very knowledgeable and professional.  I sought advice from her with regard to an estate planning and probate matter.  I had questions about my grandmother’s estate and succession and did not know how to proceed.  She met with me to discuss what needed to be done and she was able to address all of my concerns and did so compassionately, enabling my family and I to finalize my grandmother’s estate.  I highly recommend Christie Tournet to anyone seeking an attorney for any type of estate planning, probate/succession matters.
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Work Experience

  • Principal Attorney
  • Christie Tournet & Associates, LLC
  • 2016 - Present
  • Associate
  • Galloway, Johnson, Tompkins, Burr & Smith, PLC
  • 2011 - 2016


  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
  • Law
  • 2010
  • Loyola University New Orleans
  • Bachelor of Business
  • 2003

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Succession of Ernest Dopp, 2021-CA-0193 (La. App. 1 Cir., October 18, 2021)
  • Christie Tournet successfully represented the Intestate heir, a child, at the trial and appellate levels.
  • Succession of Tiffany Arthur, No. 20-CA-75 (La. App. 5 Cir., May 27, 2020)
  • Christie Tournet, as Co-Counsel with a colleague, successfully represented the Defendant-Trustee at the trial and appellate levels.
  • See, Harold Jackson v. Royal T. Energy 50,645-WCW (La Ct. App 2 Cir. Jun 2016) and 2016-CC-1383 (LASC November 2016).
  • Successful Employer/Defense verdict
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  • 22nd Judicial District American Inn of Court
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • 22nd JDC Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • Northshore Estate Planning Council
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Ones to Watch
  • Best Lawyers
  • 2022
  • Ones to Watch
  • Best Lawyers
  • 2021
  • Best Probate Attorney
  • 2021
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2020
  • Northshore's Best Attorney
  • Sophisticated Woman
  • 2019
  • The Loyola Law Excellence Award in Probate
  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
  • 2010
  • LaNasa Greco Endowed Scholarship
  • Loyola University New Orleans
  • 2009
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