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"The firm and practice was founded with the central goal of providing excellent service to clients in highly focused areas of practice.  We know what we do and we do it very well."

Ryan Scafidel
Director and President

Ryan Scafidel currently serves as Director and President of Scafidel Law Firm, L.L.C. Born and raised in New Orleans, Scafidel graduated from Jesuit High School before earning his Bachelor of Arts and Juris Doctorate at Loyola University.

After graduating from Loyola, he incorporated his real estate law practice as Ryan Scafidel, Attorney at Law in November 1999, aiming to provide the greater New Orleans legal community with a superior level of service. Fifteen years later, the philosophy behind his practice has not changed: Scafidel maintains engaged relationships with his clients, positioning his practice as an accessible resource for clients in real estate law and estate planning.

More broadly, his practice includes, but is not limited, to: commercial and residential real estate, commercial and residential leases, successions, estate planning, closings, boundary disputes, entity formation, contract negotiations and tax sales. He is a member of the New Orleans, Louisiana, and American Bar Associations, New Orleans Metropolitan Association of Tax Attorneys, Louisiana Land Title Association, American Land Title Association and is also a Licensed Louisiana Title Agent. Scafidel is admitted in the Louisiana State Supreme Court as well as the Federal Courts for the Eastern, Western, and Middle Districts of Louisiana.

In his free time, Scafidel is an avid SEC and New Orleans Saints football fan, and loves spending time with his wife and two daughters.


  • J.D., Loyola University

  • B.A., Loyola University

Practice Areas

  • Commercial and Residential Real Estate

  • Commercial and Residential Leases

  • Successions

  • Estate Planning

  • Closings

  • Boundary Disputes

  • Entity Formation

  • Contract Negotiations


  • New Orleans Bar Association

  • Louisiana Bar Association

  • American Bar Association

Bars & Courts

  • Louisiana State Supreme Court

  • Federal Courts for the Eastern, Western, and Middle Districts of Louisiana


  • Licensed Louisiana Title Agent

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