Ronald J. Savoie


Phone:​ (225) 283-3333

Fax:​ (225) 208-1080

College of William and Mary, LL.M. in Taxation, 1992
Mississippi College, J.D., 1991
University of New Orleans, M.B.A., 1987​
University of New Orleans, B.S., 1985
University of New Orleans, B.A., 1984

LL.M. in Taxation, CPA
Board Certified Estate Planning and Administration Specialist

Ronnie is a tax and business attorney in the Baton Rouge Office. He focuses on tax planning, estate planning, trusts, asset protection & bankruptcy and business representation. In his 25 year career, Ronnie has developed and worked on a wide range of issues from exotic vehicles such as private annuities and tiered partnerships with various classes of memberships all the way down to simple I-love-you reciprocal wills. Whether seeking a collection or fighting one, Ronnie has been an architect of unique yet successful strategies. In addition to his law degree, Ronnie holds an LL.M. in Taxation, an MBA, and is a licensed CPA. Ronnie brings all of this expertise together in the client representation as an integral part of the firm’s transactional and litigation practice.

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Eastern, Middle and Western United States District Court of Louisiana
  • United States Tax Court
  • United States Court of Federal Claims
  • United States Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit
  • State Courts of Louisiana

Practice Areas

Bar Associations

  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • American Bar Association
    • Real Property, Probate, & Trust
  • Louisiana State Bar Association

Representative Cases

  • Boutin v. Rodrigue, 815 So.2d 988 (La. App. 3d Cir. 2002)
  • Cooperative Benefits v. Ogden, 367 F.3d 323 (5th Cir. 2003)
  • Cobb v. Delta Exports, 186 F.3d 675 (5th Circuit 1999)
  • Advocate Financial, LLC v. La Hatte, 2009 WL 3452832 (La. App. 1 Cir. 10/25/09)
  • Water Processing Technology, Inc. v. Ridgeway, 618 So.2d 533 (La. App. 4 Cir. 4/28/93)
  • Gulf Fleet Holdings, Inc. v. M/V Gulf Tiger, 444 B.R. 164 (Bankr. W.D. La. 2011)
  • Gulf Fleet Tiger, Acquisition, L.L.C. v. Thoma-Sea Ship Builders, L.L.C., 282 F.R.D. 146 (E. D. La. 2012).

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