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Nicole Buggs Hazey

Family Attorney at Baton Rouge, LA

5.0   5 reviews

also known as Nicole Hazey

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

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

About Nicole

Learn Nicole’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Family
    30%
    Divorce, custody, child support, paternity, relocation

    13 years

  2. Child custody
    20%
    Establish and modify child custody judgments from West Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Livingston, Ascension, and Tangipahoa parishes in south Louisiana.

    13 years

  3. Divorce and separation
    20%
    Handling 102 and 103 divorces in the parishes of West Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Livingston, Ascension, and Tangipahoa parishes in south Louisiana.

    13 years

  4. Adoption
    10%
    Intra Family (by family member or step parent) and Private adoptions in the parishes of East Baton Rouge, Livingston & Ascension.

  5. Child support
    10%
    Establish and modify child support judgments, both with or without Child Support Enforcement (DCFS) from West Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Livingston, Ascension, and Tangipahoa parishes in south Louisiana.

    13 years

  6. Marriage and prenuptials
    5%
    Prenupital agreements, separation of property agreements during marriage, and community property settlements post divorce.

    11 years

  7. Probate
    5%
    Handling probate and succession matters from West Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Livingston, Ascension, and Tangipahoa parishes in south Louisiana.

Reach out to discuss family issues related to divorce, child custody, paternity, child support, successions, and learn how these decisions will affect your family. Same day appointments available.

Location

Nicole Buggs Hazey
301 St. Ferdinand Street
Baton Rouge, LA, 70802

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Reviews

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Posted by Bathsheba | October 2, 2023
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
The Greatest of all time!
Nicole was a joy and pleasure to work with during my situation. She is very knowledgeable when it comes to family law and she always responds back expeditiously when I needed her advice. I always recommend to anyone I know in need of a great lawyer!
Posted by Brandi | October 2, 2023
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Highly recommended
Always very helpful and professional! She gives her honest opinion on what solutions will work best! Even in some unfortunate last minute instances, she was there as needed for me.
Posted by anonymous | April 7, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Very Personable
Nicole is very personable and understanding. She has her client in her best interest.
Posted by anonymous | December 28, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent Attorney
Nicole is a very experienced family law attorney who will fight hard for your rights. She did an awesome job representing our interests. We were very satisfied with her services and would definitely use her again.
Posted by Jennifer | December 21, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Best lawyer I ever had!
Never had a problem getting in touch with her and she always kept me updated without me asking. She was amazing.

Cost

Rates
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.8 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Managing Attorney
  • Law Office of Nicole Hazey, LLC
  • 2019 - Present
  • Associate Attorney
  • On Point Legal, LLC
  • 2018 - Present
  • Associate Attorney
  • Rowe Law Firm
  • 2016 - 2018
  • Staff Attorney III
  • Department of Children & Family Services
  • 2014 - 2016
  • Managing Partner
  • Buggs Trask, LLC Attorneys at Law
  • 2011 - 2016
  • Associate Attorney
  • Law Office of Dr. C.H. Thornton
  • 2010 - 2012
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Education

  • Southern University Law Center
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2010
  • University of Louisiana, Lafayette
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 2004
  • University of California - Los Angeles
  • 2001

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Primes v. Price
  • Community Property Partition Accepted

Associations

  • Baton Rouge Bar Association
  • 2014 - Present
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • 2011 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Appreciation for Work as Chair of Family Law Section 2019-2020
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association
  • 2019

Attorney endorsements

Received (3)
Given (8)
Endorse Nicole
Family Attorney | Jul 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Attorney Hazey is an excellent choice for family representation. She is both knowledgeable and personable. She advocates aggressively for her clients and is respected by her peers."
Family Attorney | May 11
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Nicole is a passionate highly professional attorney who works extremely hard for her clients. It was an extreme pleasure working with her."
Family Attorney | Dec 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Nicole is a great lawyer and I have had the pleasure of working with her on many matters at our firm. She is smart, direct, and an advocate for her clients at all times. I would recommend her to any person looking for a family law attorney in the Baton Rouge area."
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