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Peggy Adams

Trustee Member


  • Board of Trustees


Marguerite “Peggy” Adams is a native of New Orleans.  She received her B.A. in 1972 from Auburn University and her J.D. in 1981 from Loyola University where she was Articles Editor of Loyola Law Review.  Peggy has been a business lawyer with the law firm Liskow & Lewis for nearly 40 years.  Her practice includes commercial real estate acquisition and development as well as estate planning.  She is a Board Certified Estate Planning and Administration Specialist, a fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (served as past chairman of the State Laws Committee) and a member of the council of the Louisiana Law Institute (currently serving on its Successions and Donations Committee and Trust Code Committee).  She is named in The Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA, New Orleans Magazine’s Top Lawyers, and Super Lawyers (top 50 in Louisiana and top 25 female lawyers in Louisiana).  Peggy is a past member of the Archdiocese of New Orleans Finance Council and serves on the Board of Lambeth House.