Mark S. Embree - Adams and Reese LLP

Mark S. Embree

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010
Phone: 504-585-0247

Mark Embree joined Adams and Reese in 1981 and is a senior tax attorney representing high net worth families and their businesses. He has more than 30 years of experience as a tax attorney, and many of his clients have been with him for more than two decades.  He is a trusted advisor to families, helping them not only with business and tax matters but also addressing the dynamics and complexities of operating a business within a multi-generational family.


Mark holds a Masters of Law in Taxation and is board certified as a tax law specialist by the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization. He frequently provides counsel to his clients for estate planning, tax-exempt organizations, mergers and acquisitions and extensive contract preparation.

Mark is ranked in Louisiana Super Lawyers® in Tax Law, and also among Best Lawyers® in Tax Law and Trust and Estates.

His significant contributions include:

  • Earning a reputation as a trusted advisor among some of the wealthiest families in Louisiana.  
  • Providing creative yet practical solutions for tax problems while mitigating risk exposure for each client.

Mark admires his mother who with a great sense of humor raised and educated nine children and never complained about her life.

In his free time, Mark enjoys tennis and traveling. 

University of MiamiBA University of MiamiLL.M Loyola University New Orleans College of LawJ.D.

Office Location

One Shell Square, Suite 4500
701 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA 70139
United States

Practice Areas

Tax Law
Trusts and Estates