Areas of Practice
  • Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University, J.D., 2001; Order of the Coif; Louisiana Law Review; Chancellor’s List
  • Louisiana State University, B.S. in Finance, 1998
Bar Admissions
  • Louisiana, 2001
Amy Scafidel
201 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70170-5100
504.582.8462 tel
504.589.8462 fax

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Amy Scafidel is a partner in the firm's Business & Commercial Transactions Practice Group. Her practice primarily focuses on commercial lending and financial transactions. She has experience representing borrowers and commercial banks in connection with a wide variety of commercial lending transactions, including structuring, negotiating, and documenting all types of senior, subordinated, secure, and unsecured syndicated financial and other lending transactions. She also has experience with secured asset-based debt financings, acquisition and working capital facilities, Term B loans, various hedging arrangements, securitization lending transactions, and oil and gas secured financings. Ms. Scafidel also represents clients in acquisitions and real estate matters.


  • Named a "Rising Star" in the area of Business/Corporate in the 2016 edition of Louisiana Super Lawyers (listed annually since 2012)
  • Recognized in "Chambers USA – America's Leading Lawyers for Business" in the area of Banking & Finance (listed annually since 2012)
  • Recipient of CityBusiness 2012 Women of the Year Award
  • Named a Leading Lawyer by Legal 500 US in the area of Transport: Shipping - Finance (2018)




  • American Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association