Charles A. Landry

Charles A. Landry

Fishman Haygood L.L.P.

Recognized since 1993

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Practice Areas

Land Use and Zoning Law

Litigation - Land Use and Zoning

Project Finance Law

Real Estate Law

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Charles Landry is a partner and member of our Business Section. Charles concentrates his practice in the areas of real estate development, real estate finance, land use and zoning. He has represented numerous parties in a wide range of real estate transactions, which included residential developments (including Traditional Neighborhood Developments) office buildings, shopping malls and centers, hotels and medical facilities, golf course communities, and industrial developments.

He is a leading expert in public private partnership in Louisiana having represented parties in numerous complex projects.

He is also widely recognized as one of the leading land use attorneys in Louisiana. He was a founding member and has served as the Chairperson of the East Baton Rouge Zoning Advisory Committee since its formation in 2003.

He has also been very involved in advancing Greater Baton Rouge’s high-tech, information, and entrepreneurial economic sector. He was instrumental in the formation of the Louisiana Technology Park, and serves as General Counsel to the Research Park Corporation.

He has been a frequent lecturer at Louisiana State University’s Paul M. Hebert Law Center and numerous continuing education seminars on the subjects of complex real estate transactions, title examination, land use planning, secured transactions, and real estate workouts.

Contact & Links
  • 100 North Street, Suite 800
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802
  • English
  • Louisiana State University, J.D., graduated 1977
Bar Admissions
  • Louisiana, 1977
  • Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge - Advisory Board - Board Member
  • LSU Foundation - Board Member
  • LSU Property Foundation - Board Member
  • LSU Real Estate and Facilities Foundation - Board Member
  • Pennington Foundation - Board Member
  • Public Affairs Research Council of Louisiana - Board Member
  • Urban Land Institute - Louisiana Chapter - Board Member

Fishman Haygood L.L.P.
Headquarters: New Orleans, Louisiana

24 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

6 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America awards

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Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2024 for work in:
  • Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Land Use and Zoning
  • Project Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America in the area of Real Estate Law since 1993.
  • In the September 18, 2012, edition of the Baton Rouge Business Report, Charles was identified as one of the 30 most influential people in the Capital Region over the past 30 years.
  • Charles was named to the top 10 list of the most influential people in the Baton Rouge Capital region in the 2007 Power Book, published by the Baton Rouge Business Report. The list was compiled from surveys of the Business Report’s.
  • Charles received the 2002 Distinguished Leadership Award for a Citizen Planner presented by the Louisiana Chapter of the American Planning Association for his effective leadership in community and regional planning dedicated to promoting planning and impl
  • Charles was named the 2006 Businessperson of the Year by the Baton Rouge Business Report and Junior Achievement. The Business Awards are annually awarded to the top local executives or entrepreneurs. Started in 1984, the awards are based on succ
  • Recognized in “Chambers USA -America’s Leading Lawyers for Business” in Band 1 (one of 8) in the area of Real Estate (listed annually since 2005).
Additional Areas of Practice:
  • Public Finance Law

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