Jon F. Leyens , Jr. - Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

Jon F. Leyens , Jr.

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

Jon F. "Chip" Leyens, Jr. is a partner in the Steeg Law Firm in New Orleans, Louisiana, where his practice focuses on commercial real estate leasing and development, as well as business financing.  His leasing work includes the representation of office, retail and industrial landlords, as well as the representation of tenants in significant office and hotel transactions.  Mr. Leyens is a frequent panelist for various professional groups, including the American Bar Association, CCIM, the Urban Land Institute and the Turnaround Management Association.  Mr. Leyens is the current Chair of the Warehouse and Industrial Leasing Committee of the American Bar Association’s Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section, and also is chairing a Green Lease Task Force of the American Bar Association’s leasing group.  Mr. Leyens currently serves on the Board of Zoning Adjustments of the City of New Orleans.  He received his B.A. in history from Amherst College (magna cum laude) in 1987 and his J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1993.  Mr. Leyens is admitted to practice in Louisiana and Texas.

Amherst CollegeBA 1987Harvard Law School
Jewish Family Services and Touro Synagogue Crescent City Farmers Market Longue Vue House and Gardens Board of Directors, 2012 Board of Zoning Adjustments of the City of New Orleans American Bar Association's Community Outreach Committee and Continuing Legal Education Committee American Bar Association's Ground Leasing Committee, Section of Real Property, Trust & Estate Law

Office Location

201 Saint Charles Avenue, Suite 3600
New Orleans, LA 70170
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Real Estate Law of the New Orleans Metro Area
Jon F. Leyens, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!

Practice Areas

Real Estate Law