L. Milton Cancienne Jr.
The Cancienne Law Firm has been helping families like yours since 1966.  All of our attorneys specialize in estate planning and successions.  Rest assured that we have the experience and expertise to guide you through the process of planning your own estate or settling the estate of a loved one.   Whether you need to develop an estate plan to transfer your wealth, need help making decisions about your aging parents’ future, need to ensure that your minor children are cared for in the event of your untimely death, or when your family needs to open a succession to settle your estate, we can help.
Mr. Cancienne is the tri-parish area’s only board certified Estate Planning Administration Specialist, certified by the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization.  He was named in the November 2009 issue of New Orleans Magazine as one of the Top New Orleans Lawyers and was named as a Louisiana Super Lawyer for 2010 and 2011. He was named a Top Lawyer in 2012 and 2013 by Acadiana Profile Magazine and was featured in the February-March 2013 issue in an article in which he recounts his handling of a succession with 137 heirs.  

He earned his baccalaureate degree in 1960 in Accounting from LSU and his law degree in 1964 from LSU Law School.  He is the author of the public information pamphlet entitled Wills and Estates in Louisiana.  He enjoys exercising and spending time with his grandchildren

Contact L. Milton Cancienne Jr.

Cancienne Law Firm
515 Barrow Street
Houma, Louisiana  70360
Phone: (985) 876-5656
Fax: (985) 876-5659


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