Lesley C. Muse-Vincent, a New Orleans Native, is a graduate of St. Mary’s Academy and Loyola University where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice. Lesley is a cum laude graduate of the Southern University Law Center where she received her Doctor of Jurisprudence and the Certificate in Public Service Law. While at SULC, she attended the Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Institute, and was the recipient of both the Judge Zorraine Waguespack Scholarship and Chancellor’s Summer Public Service Award.  In addition to serving as co-chair of the elections commission and student attorney, she was actively involved in the Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project.  She also served as law clerk in the United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Louisiana and Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus.

Prior to joining our firm, after the culmination of her tenure as Judicial Law Clerk to Hon. Monique E. Barial, Lesley actively engaged in Administrative, Municipal, and State Court litigation throughout Louisiana.

Practice Areas:

  • Education Law
  • Family Law
  • General Casualty Litigation Defense
  • Insurance Defense
  • Professional Liability Defense

Bar and Admissions:

  • Louisiana State Bar 
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana 
  • U.S. Court of Appeal for the Fifth Circuit

Education: 

  • Loyola University, B.A., 2001
  • Southern University Law Center, 2014

Professional Associations and Organizations:

  • American Bar Association
  • Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association