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Richard D. Leibowitz
Danielle L. Borel

Richard D. Leibowitz

Partner - Baton Rouge

Richard D. Leibowitz is a partner in the Baton Rouge office of Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P., with more than 38 years experience in the area of public finance. He has served as Bond Counsel or Underwriter’s Counsel for over $10.0 billion of tax-exempt bonds within the State of Louisiana since 1983.

Mr. Leibowitz was recognized in Chamber's USA: America's Leading Attorneys for Louisiana in the area of Banking & Finance: Public Finance, 2013-2019.


Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University, J.D., 1980

Northeast Louisiana University, B.S. (Economics), 1976


Admitted to practice: Louisiana (1980); Texas (1981)


Joined Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P. in 1989 (became partner in 1992)

Prior to joining BSW, Mr. Leibowitz practiced with another Louisiana law firm which focuses in public finance for six (6) years, and practiced securities law with a law firm located in Dallas, Texas for two (2) years.

Professional Associations

Louisiana State Bar Association

National Association of Bond Lawyers

Honors and Awards

AV® PreeminentTM Peer Review Rated.

Ranked in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business for Louisiana - Banking & Finance: Public Finance, 2013-2019

American College of Bond Counsel, Fellow

Selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America®

Representative Matters

Bond Counsel for the State of Louisiana, political subdivisions, local agencies and public trusts. Represent underwriters in public finance transactions.