Travis A. Beaton

Associate

Travis Beaton joined Sher Garner Cahill Richter Klein & Hilbert, L.L.C. in 2014.  He earned his undergraduate degree from Emory University in 2011, majoring in International Studies and minoring in Japanese. After college, Mr. Beaton attended Tulane University Law School, graduating magna cum laude in 2014.  While at Tulane, Mr. Beaton served as a Notes & Comments Editor for the Tulane Law Review, and as a Senior Fellow for the Legal Research & Writing Department.  During law school, Mr. Beaton also served as an extern for Judge Susie Morgan of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.  He was awarded an academic scholarship, as well as the CALI Award for Excellence in Louisiana Successions, Donations & Trusts.

Mr. Beaton is admitted to practice before all Louisiana state courts.

Areas of Practice

  • Business & Commercial Law
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Real Property & Leasing

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 2014
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 2014

Education

  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. (Magna Cum Laude) - 2014
    • Law Review: Tulane Law Review, 2012 - 2014
  • Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    • B.A. - 2011
    • Major: International Studies
    • Minor: Japanese

Contact Information

Location:
New Orleans, Louisiana
Phone:
504-299-2116
Fax:
504-299-2316
Email:

Classes/Seminars

  • 13th Annual Landlord-Tenant Law: Lease Agreements, Defaults, and Collections Seminar: “Lease Agreements, Tenant Issues, and Documentation” (SES Sterling Education Services, December 2016) (prepared and presented seminar)
  • “Historical Titles – Part II: Batture History & Title Issues” (Louisiana Land Title Association Presentation, December 2016) (prepared and moderated presentation
  • “Historical Titles – Part II: Railroad History & Title Issues” (Louisiana Land Title Association Presentation, December 2016) (prepared and moderated presentation)
  • “Toiling in the Vineyards of Real Estate and Finance: A Vintage Blend of Recent Legal Updates” (Louisiana State Bar Association CLE Presentation, March 2016) (prepared presentation)
  • “Title Insurance and the Commercial Real Estate Transaction: What You Need to Know” (Louisiana Land Title Association Presentation, December 2015) (prepared and assisted in presentation)
  • “Sovereigns, Surveys, and State Land Office: Supplemental Sources of Private Land Titles in Louisiana” (Louisiana Land Title Association Presentation, December 2015) (prepared and assisted in presentation)
  • “Keeping the ‘Pro’ in Professionalism” (New Orleans Bar Association CLE Presentation, December 2015) (prepared presentation)
  • The TRIA’s Reauthorization and What it Means for the Real Estate Industry, American Bar Association, Business Law Today, Volume 24, Issue 7, March 2015 (co-author)
  • “More Than the Minimum: Aspiring to Standards of Professionalism” (New Orleans Bar Association CLE Presentation, December 2014) (co-author)

Honors and Awards

  • CALI Award for Excellence: Louisiana Successions, Donations, and Trusts
  • Academic Scholarship

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana Bar Association, Member
  • Federal Bar Association, Member

Published Works