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Rose S. Sher

Rose S. Sher

Rose S. Sher practices with the firm primarily in the areas of Estate Planning, Estate Administration, Elder Law and Special Needs Planning. Ms. Sher received her undergraduate degree, cum laude, from the University of Southern California where she received the Victoria Hall Scholarship, which is awarded to a journalism student with a major or minor in math or science, and her Juris Doctor, also cum laude, from Tulane Law School. At Tulane, she received the Civil Law Studies Award, given to the student in each graduating class with the highest cumulative grade point average in all Civil Law classes. Ms. Sher also received awards for the highest grade in the courses on Successions, Donations and Trusts, Bankruptcy, and Civil Law Security Rights, for which she was also given the Walter J. Suthon, Jr. Award. Ms. Sher was a member of the Tulane Inn of Court, the Environmental Law Society, and was active in the Student Bar Association. She also volunteered with the Pro Bono Project in the Successions Clinic.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Sher served for two years as a law clerk to the Honorable Brian A. Jackson, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana.
 
Ms. Sher is an Associate Member of the New Orleans Estate Planning Council, she is a board member for the Association of Women Attorneys, she serves on the Board of Directors of Jewish Children’s Regional Service, Jewish Endowment Foundation and Shir Chadash Conservative Congregation, and she was selected to be a part of the 2015-2017 Katz-Phillips Leadership Development class.  Ms. Sher is also a member of the American Bar Association and the Louisiana State Bar Association.

 

Education

  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Juris Doctor, cum laude
    • Honors: Civil Law Studies Award;
    • Honors: Received awards for the highest grade in the courses on Successions, Donations and Trusts, Bankruptcy, and Civil Law Security Rights; and received the Walter J. Suthon, Jr. Award
  • University of Southern California
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Victoria Hall Scholarship
    • Major: Print Journalism
    • Minor: Enviromental Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Orleans Estate Planning Council, Associate Member
  • Association of Woman Attorneys, Board Member
  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Partnership for Philanthropic Planning, Member
  • Jewish Endowment Foundation, Board of Directors
  • Jewish Children's Regional Service, Board of Directors
  • Shir Chadash Conservative Congregation, Board of Directors
  • Katz-Phillips Leadership Development Class of 2015-2017, member

Past Employment Positions

  • Honorable Brian A. Jackson, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana, Law Clerk

Pro Bono Activities

  • Pro Bono Project in the Successions Clinic, Volunteer
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Contact Information

New Orleans Office
201 St. Charles Avenue, Suite 3815
New Orleans, Louisiana 70170

Direct: (504) 582-1556
Office: (504) 582-1500
Fax: (504) 582-1555

Email: rsher@sessions-law.com


Practice Areas


Headquartered in New Orleans, Servicing Clients Throughout the Nation

  • California

    San Diego

    1545 Hotel Circle South
    Suite 150
    San Diego, California 92108-3426

    T: (619) 758-1891
    F: (619) 296-2013

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    Los Angeles

    1171 Klose Lane
    Fullerton, California 92833

    T: 657-445-6089
    F: (619) 296-2013

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  • Colorado

    Fort Collins

    645 Stonington Lane
    Fort Collins, Colorado 80525-8286

    T: (970) 223-4420
    F: (970) 223-4490

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  • Florida

    Tampa

    3350 Buschwood Park Dr. Suite 195
    Tampa, Florida 33618

    T: (813) 890-2460
    F: (866) 466-3140

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  • Georgia

    Atlanta

    14 Coopers Glen Drive SW
    Mableton, Georgia 30126-2584

    T: (678) 209-7492
    F: (877) 480-5639

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  • Illinois

    Chicago

    120 South LaSalle Street
    Suite 1960
    Chicago, Illinois 60603-3561

    T: (312) 578-0990
    F: (312) 578-0991

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  • Louisiana

    Metairie

    Lakeway Two
    Suite 200
    Metairie, Louisiana 70002-7227

    T: (504) 828-3700
    F: (504) 828-3737

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    New Orleans

    201 St. Charles Avenue
    Suite 3815
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70170

    T: (504) 582-1500
    F: (504) 582-1555

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  • New Jersey

    Flemington

    3 Cross Creek Drive
    Flemington, New Jersey 08822-4938

    T: (908) 237-1660
    F: (908) 237-1663

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  • New York

    Buffalo

    Sheridan Meadows Corporate Park - South
    Williamsville, New York 14221-4800

    T: (716) 636-5178
    F: (716) 625-7497

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  • Ohio

    Cleveland

    15 E. Summit St.
    Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44022-2709

    T: (440) 318-1073
    F: (216) 359-0049

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  • Texas

    Dallas

    Founders Square
    Dallas, Texas 75202

    T: (214) 741-3001
    F: (214) 741-3055

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