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Alton E. “Biff” Bayard III

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995

Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

Practice Areas

  • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • Litigation - Trusts and Estates
  • Litigation and Controversy - Tax
  • Non-Profit / Charities Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts and Estates (Estate Planning, Family Businesses, Litigation, Partnership and Limited Liability, Planning for Closely Held Businesses, Probate, Tax, Trust Administration)

Client Comments

  • "I have had the privilege of working with Mr. Alton Bayard for over a decade (with mutual clients) and have been so impressed with his expertise, the advice and direction that he gives his clients, and his sensitivity to each family's individual issues that I chose to have him represent me personally when executing my own estate plan. I am very comfortable making referrals, confident that the results will be a positive reflection on me personally."


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Chase Tower North, 20th Floor
450 Laurel Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
Phone: 225-381-7019
Firm Phone: 225-381-7000


  • Louisiana State University (B.S.-Business Administration) (1976)
  • Louisiana State University (J.D.) (1977)
  • Southern Methodist University School of Law (LL.M) (1980)

Organizations & Affiliations

  • American College of Trust & Estate Counsel — Fellow