Areas of Practice
Practice-Specific Experience
  • The George Washington University Law School, LL.M. in Environmental Law, 1996
  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, J.D., 1994
  • Tulane University, B.A., 1991
Bar Admissions
  • District of Columbia, 1997
  • Louisiana, 1994
  • Virginia, 1996
Court Admissions
  • 4th Cir.
  • 5th Cir.
  • Fed. Cir.
  • E.D. La.
  • M.D. La.
  • W.D. La.
  • S.D. Tex., 2004
Marc Hebert
201 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70170-5100
504.582.8506 tel
504.589.8506 fax

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Marc C. Hebert is a partner in the firm's Business & Commercial Litigation Practice Group and practices closely with the Business & Commercial Transactions, Government Relations and Admiralty & Maritime Practice Groups. He represents clients in the energy, marine, transportation, and manufacturing industries, and before U.S. federal agencies, the U.S. Congress and foreign governments on regulatory, administrative, and legislative matters. Mr. Hebert has published numerous articles on international trade, maritime and environmental law, and has written and spoken at various seminars on those topics.

He is a member of the Greater New Orleans Barge Fleeting Association Seminar Committee and a Seminar Co-Moderator (2009 to present), served as Chair of the Greater New Orleans Port Safety Council (2011, 2016, 2017, and 2018), and is a Board Member/Vice Chair serving on the Executive Committee of the Mississippi Valley Trade & Transport Council (2006 to September 2016). In 2008 he was appointed by U.S. Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez and USTR Ambassador Susan Schwab to serve on the Industry Trade Advisory Committee 14, where he served until 2010. Mr. Hebert practiced law with Bracewell & Patterson in Washington, D.C., from 1996 to 2002, following working for the U.S. House of Representatives Government Reform and Oversight Subcommittee on National Economic Growth, Natural Resources, and Regulatory Affairs. From 2002 to 2005, he was an Adjunct Professor at the Loyola University New Orleans College of Law.

Mr. Hebert graduated from Tulane University in 1991, received his juris doctor degree from Loyola University School of Law in 1994, and his LL.M. in Environmental Law from The George Washington University Law School in Washington, D.C. in 1996. He is licensed to practice in state and Federal district and appellate courts, and is admitted in the States of Louisiana and Virginia, the District of Columbia, Federal Court in the Southern District of Texas, and the U.S. Court of International Trade.




  • "Cybersecurity: What Is It All About?”, April 2018, Greater New Orleans Barge Fleeting Association annual River and Marine Industry Seminar
  • Hebert Moderates at the Mississippi Valley Trade & Transport Council’s 35th Annual World Trade & Transport Conference, April 4, 2017
  • “A Look Inside the (D.C.) Beltway at Current U.S. Trade Policy and What to Expect in 2017”, November 1, 2016, INTERCEM Americas Conference
  • "Legal Issues and Subchapter M", October 12, 2016, Marine CFO Webinar
  • "Aligning Inter-Agency Involvement and Interpretive Differences in Cross Border Trade", June 2014, American Association of Importers and Exporters 93rd Annual Conference and Expo
  • "The Current Status of U.S. Trade Policies and the Congressional Agenda for Change", December 4, 2013, Intercem Americas Conference


  • "Security Within Reach"
    Oil & Gas Financial Journal, Vol. 12, Issue 1, January 13, 2015
  • "How to Get the Most Out of Federal Katrina Related Contracts"
    E*Lert, January 18, 2006
  • "Coastal Restoration Under CWPPRA and Property Rights Issues"
    57 Louisiana Law Review 1165, 1997
  • "Unilateralism as a Defense Mechanism: An Overview of the Iran and Libya Sanctions of 1996"
    University of Miami Law School Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 5, 1996–1997,


  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • Greater New Orleans Barge Fleeting Association (Member, Seminar Steering Committee, 2004 to date)
  • International Trade Advisory Committee 14, Customs and Trade Facilitation (Appointed by U.S. Secretary of Commerce and U.S. Trade Representative, 2008)
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law (Adjunct Professor)
  • New Orleans World Trade Center (International Business Committee)
  • Mississippi Valley Trade & Transport Council (Secretary, Board of Directors; Member, Executive Committee; Representative, Louisiana Deep Water Port & Transfer Station Task Force)
  • Virginia State Bar