Randy Opotowsky

Randy Opotowsky


Steeg Law Firm, LLC

Recognized since 2012

New Orleans, Louisiana

Practice Areas

Banking and Finance Law

Commercial Transactions / UCC Law

Litigation - Real Estate

Real Estate Law

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2014 - Litigation - Real Estate
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Randy Opotowsky has more than 39 years of experience in residential and commercial real estate law, and business and corporate law, including 25 years as a litigator. His practice areas include residential and commercial closings, condominium creation and conversion, multi-family and subdivision development, and representation of condominium homeowner associations. He has represented developers of numerous new and renovated condominium projects in the New Orleans area, as well as handling residential subdivision developments throughout the Greater New Orleans area.

Randy is known as an extremely skilled real estate and litigation attorney, qualities that have attributed to him being widely recognized by his peers as one of the best in the industry. He was named Best Lawyers’ 2014 New Orleans Litigation – Real Estate “Lawyer of the Year.” He has also been consistently included in Best Lawyers in America and New Orleans Magazine Top Lawyers.

As a litigator, Randy has developed a well-respected concentration in disputes involving real estate, expropriation and condominium issues. He also represents a wide range of regional banks on business and real estate loans.

Location

  • 201 Saint Charles Avenue, Suite 3201
    New Orleans, LA 70170

Education

  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College , J.D., graduated 1977
  • Tulane University, BA, graduated 1974

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, State Bar Association

Affiliations

  • New Orleans, Louisiana State and American Bar Associations - Member
  • Regional Bank Corporation - Secretary of the Board, Board Member
  • Property Advisory Committee for Operation Comeback - Executive Board Member and Chair
  • Community Associations Institute - Member
  • Preservation Resource Center - Secretary, Past President, Past Vice President, Past Treasurer
  • Preservation Resource Center, Property Advisory Committee - Head
  • Louisiana State Bar Exam - Assistant Examiner

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana, 1977
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, 1981

Steeg Law Firm, LLC
Headquarters: New Orleans, Louisiana

5 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

1 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America awards

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Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2014 - Litigation - Real Estate

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Litigation - Real Estate, New Orleans (2014)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Commercial Transactions / UCC Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Real Estate Law

Special Focus

  • COVID-19

Awards:

  • Best Lawyers 2014 New Orleans Litigation Real Estate Lawyer of the Year
  • The Best Lawyers in America - Banking and Finance Law, Commercial Transactions/UCC Law, Litigation – Real Estate, Real Estate Law (since 2012)
  • Martindale-Hubbell - AV Preeminent
  • New Orleans Magazine - Top Lawyers in Real Estate Law, Litigation - Real Estate
  • New Orleans CityBusiness Leadership in Law Honoree (2013, 2019)

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Virtual Closings in Louisiana: Close, but not Quite There


Virtual Closings in Louisiana: Close, but not Quite There

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Insurance for Condominium Associations


Insurance for Condominium Associations

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Residential Real Estate: How Property Disclosure Document Changes Affect Sellers and Buyers


Residential Real Estate: How Property Disclosure Document Changes Affect Sellers and Buyers

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Historic Tax Credits: The Benefits, Process and Economic Impact


Historic Tax Credits: The Benefits, Process and Economic Impact

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