Laura N. Buck
Laura N. Buck is an associate with the firm’s Lafayette office. Laura attended Tulane University, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Management in 2009, graduating magna cum laude, before proceeding to Tulane University Law School, where she served as the Associate Editor of Tulane Law Review and graduated cum laude in 2012, earning a certificate in civil law. In recognition of her outstanding grade point average in civil law studies, which was the highest in her class, she was awarded the 2012 Civil Law Award by the Louisiana State Bar Association. Laura served as a summer intern for the Honorable Ivan L.R. Lemelle of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana before joining the firm.

Laura handles cases in a variety of practice areas at the firm. However, she is particularly experienced in immigration law, having worked as a student practitioner in the immigration section of the Stuart H. Smith Law Clinic and Center for Social Justice and currently serving as a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association. She has represented clients in hearings before the New Orleans and Oakdale Immigration Courts, as well as the Board of Immigration Appeals. Laura has a working knowledge of Spanish, as well as the assistance of the firm’s Spanish interpreters when necessary.

Bar Admissions
Louisiana Bar Association
U.S. District Court, Western District of LA
U.S. Tax Court

Contact Laura N. Buck

Young & Cotter, LLC
315 S College Rd
Lafayette, Louisiana  70503
Phone: (337) 376-2813


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