Areas of Practice
  • Tulane University Law School, J.D., 2015, cum laude; Certificate in Civil Law
  • Louisiana State University, B.S., Finance; Minor in Political Science, magna cum laude; 2012 LSU "Finance Academy" designation; Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society; LSU Chancellor's Honor Roll; LSU Distinguished Freshman Award
Bar Admissions
  • Louisiana, 2015
Brett Beter
201 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70170-5100
504.582.8704 tel
504.589.8704 fax

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Brett Beter is an associate in the firm's Corporate & Securities Practice Group and practices from the firm's New Orleans office. He is a 2015 graduate of Tulane University Law School, where he received a Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, and a Certificate in Civil Law. Mr. Beter was the Senior Notes and Comments Editor of the Sports Lawyers Journal, a Legal Research and Writing Senior Fellow, and the Treasurer of the Sports Law Society. He received his Bachelor of Science in Finance, magna cum laude, and a minor in Political Science from Louisiana State University in 2012, where he was a two-semester Portfolio Manager for the $2 million Student Managed Investment Fund and also studied International Politics at Imperial College in London, England, through Louisiana State University's study abroad program.  

Prior to joining Jones Walker, Mr. Beter completed internships with the Oakland Raiders' football operations department, the New Orleans Saints' legal department, the Port of New Orleans' legal department, US Senator David Vitter, and the Honorable Judge Fredericka Homberg Wicker. 

Representative Matters

  • Assisted in representation of public company in $24 billion merger
  • Handled complex reorganization for public company in sale of $1.86 billion business division
  • Assisted in representation of private entity buyer in $264 million acquisition of Caribbean casino resorts
  • Assisted in representation of a public insurance company in $15 million acquisition of a technology company specializing in human resources management
  • Handled complex reorganization for public company in sale of business division



  • Mann v. Louisiana High School Athletic Association - The Game Plan for Eluding High School Eligibility Rules
    Sports Lawyers Journal - Volume 21. 21 SPORTS LAW. J. 297, 2014