New Orleans family law attorney Martha Maher completed her undergraduate study at St. Mary’s Dominican College where she attained her Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy. Furthering her education and focusing in on her passion for law, she earned her Juris Doctor at the Loyola University School of Law in 1995, graduating in the top 35th percentile of her class. While attending Loyola Law School, she was the recipient of the Gillis Long Public Interest Award and a member of the Public Interest Law Group.
Early on in her legal career, attorney Martha Maher worked at multiple law firms, including the Trapolin Law Firm and as an independent contractor attorney for Martzell and Bickford and Cynthia A. DeLuca, APLC. Her areas of practice included general civil practice, juvenile criminal defense, estate planning, medical malpractice and family law. In December 2014, she opened her own private practice – Martha J. Maher, Attorney at Law. Attorney Martha Maher is also a proud member of the Children’s Law Committee for the Louisiana State Bar Association and the Conflict Panel for the New Orleans Public Defender’s office.
Attorney Approach and Reputation
Attorney Martha Maher takes the time to give each case and client the time deserved. She carefully listens to individual client circumstances and advises clients of all their legal options. Plus, she delivers effective and practical legal solutions that work in the real world.
Over the years, New Orleans family attorney Martha Maher has cultivated a reputation of excellence among both peers and clients. Among her peers, she is well-known for her in-depth knowledge and application of the law. Among her many clients, she is given accolades for her compassion, one-on-one attention and strong advocacy.
Attorney Martha Maher is a sole practitioner who practices civil law, juvenile law, family law and estate planning law. In family-related matters, she is committed to acting in the best interest of the family. In estate planning, attorney Martha Maher assists clients in drawing up the best legal documents according to their final wishes. And as an experience juvenile law attorney, she works with families and children to ensure their legal rights are fully represented under the law.
Experience, knowledge and compassion are the hallmarks of Martha J. Maher, Attorney at Law.