About Charlsey J. Wolff
Charlsey Wolff, married to Bennett Wolff, raised two children, Vanessa and David, in the New Orleans area. She lived three years in France (Montpellier and Nice) prior to returning to the U.S. She attended law school in France, while owning two businesses, a restaurant in Montpellier (Hamburger Stop) and in Nice (delicatessen) and working for Berlitz School of Languages, in Nice. She returned to the United States, and Mrs. Wolff received a Bachelor of Arts in French Literature in 1981 from Southeastern Louisiana University. She graduated from Tulane University Law School cum laude in 1986 and received a Masters in French Literature from The University of New Orleans in 1992.
Mrs. Wolff has practiced in the areas of family law, real estate, labor law, personal injury, workers compensation, longshore and harbor workers’ compensation and social security disability. Additionally, she has served her community through volunteer work, including the Touro Synagogue Sisterhood, and City Park Nola Bark. She was a past President of the New Orleans and Metairie chapter of MADD. Mrs. Wolff currently serves as treasurer of Louisiana Worker’s Advocates. Mrs. Wolff regularly speaks at the Loyola Law School Workers’ Compensation Skills Course. She is a member of the Louisiana Bar Association, the New Orleans Bar Association and the Eastern District of Louisiana.
The Law Office of Wolff & Wolff is located in two Metairie locations, and we are proud to serve the Southeastern Parishes of Louisiana.
About Michael W. Margiotta Jr.
Michael W. Margiotta Jr. is licensed in all local and Louisiana state courts. He maintains a diverse practice covering a wide range of civil litigation. His practice encompasses family law matters including divorce, custody, support matters, and adoptions. His practice also entails workers’ compensation, personal injury, medical malpractice, and Longshore Harbor Workers’ Compensation.
Michael received his law degree from Southern University Law Center and holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of New Orleans. During law school, Michael completed a Federal Mediation Certification Course and assisted in the mediation of employment discrimination claims through the law school’s Mediation Law Clinic.
Prior to his career in law, Michael owned and operated a successful residential construction company in St. Tammany Parish. Michael is also an adjunct professor at Herzing University where he teaches in the paralegal and general studies departments.
About Bennett Wolff
Bennett Wolff has dedicated his career to family law and divorce matters. With two degrees in mental health, he has excelled in handling complex custody, relocation and abuse cases. Mr. Wolff also has authored several family law statues and has been appointed by the legislature to be a member of domestic relations committees. He is very passionate about his work, his clients, the best interest of the children and what is legally correct. Mr. Wolff is also an excellent writer and is often asked to assist other attorneys in taking writs and appeals to higher courts.
Mr. Wolff, a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, is recognized as one of the most outstanding family law attorneys in Louisiana. He is one of only eight attorneys in Louisiana that has been invited to join this prestigious organization.
Bennett Wolff is a partner in the law firm of Wolff & Wolff, where he specializes in Family Law. He graduated from Cornell University and Cum Laude from Loyola University School of Law where he was a member of the Law Review. He was Chairman of the Family Law Section of the Louisiana State Bar Association (1990-91) and has authored several family law bills. He was appointed by the Legislature to be on the task force to revise the child support guidelines in 2004, 2007, 2011, and 2015. He is a member of the Louisiana Law Institute Committee on Family Law. Mr. Wolff is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.
Complex custody issues can be difficult for the entire family. In these situations, it is important to understand your options as well as to be aware of your rights and obligations. An experienced family law attorney can offer knowledgeable advice and counsel as well as guide you through the legal process.
If you’re looking for a highly respected, experienced family law attorney, look no further than Bennett Wolff. Whether you’re dealing with issues of divorce, relocation, custody, child support, spousal support, community property, domestic abuse, or even physical or sexual abuse cases, Mr. Wolff has got your back.