As leaders in the industry, Durrett Law & Title has the knowledge to provide you with the highest level of service.

Our years of experience, coupled with a team approach, cutting-edge technology and personalized service, assure you of expert, cost-effective and comprehensive legal counsel.

Our attorneys provide representation in several areas of law, including:

Real Estate
Business Transactions


Estate Planning
Civil Litigation

As a smaller firm, we are able to provide the highest levels of professional, individualized service. Clients benefit from our responsive client communication and dedication to each case. However, we also have the staff and resources to take complex cases and provide the high-quality, sophisticated legal counsel of a big city law and title practice.

What Our Clients Say

“Andy is a consummate professional with a keen eye for details others often miss. He is not afraid to exercise common sense when things are otherwise unclear. Andy is a valuable asset in developing and implementing a winning strategy.”

J. Douglas Blair
VP of Organizational Development Industrial Solutions Group

“Andy was really great and incredibly professional while assisting us with our new LLC and business venture. His guidance was very helpful and we highly recommend him to anyone looking to start up a new company or need legal advice in his areas of expertise.”

Owner, Catahoula CrossFit

“BJ (And his entire staff) is very professional and efficient. I have done several Real Estate closings with his office and everyone has the utmost respect for your time and ensure that you have a top notch experience when setting at the closing table. I highly recommend BJ Durrett for all of your Legal needs!”


“Starting a business is stressful enough already. We needed a lawyer to help us make sure we were doing things the right way and to guide us through the process with our well being in mind. Andy did exactly that. He acquired a good understanding of what we needed as small business owners and even made suggestions for better solutions without being prompted. The solutions almost always resulted in better protection for all entities involved. The peace of mind Andy brought to our situation was invaluable, and I would absolutely recommend him to anyone looking for an attorney.”


“Mr. Durrett has gone above and beyond to help to get deals done and closed on time. He and his staff keep me informed as to the status and any changes. I recommend him to everyone and appreciate his professionalism. He also is down to earth and makes everyone feel comfortable.
I recommend Mr. Durrett every time the opportunity arises.”


Meet Our Attorneys

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John Andrew Durrett

John Andrew (“Andy”) Durrett’s practice focuses on business, estate planning (wills, trusts, etc.), minerals and property. Andy was recognized in 2011 and 2012 by his peers as one of Shreveport’s best lawyers in SB Magazine. Andy has also been awarded an AV Preeminent rating by the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review process.

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Benjamin Jay Durrett

Benjamin Jay (“BJay”) Durrett handles a broad range of residential and commercial real estate transactions. BJay recently received the prestigious Alta 2.0 Best Practices Certification by Heard, McElroy & Vestal CPA firm, and is a licensed title insurance agent for First American Title Company of Louisiana.

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Mike Smith

Mike’s practice focuses on transactions, litigation, and family law; while he also has experience in personal injury claims, estate planning, and successions. In addition to his civil law practice, Mike serves as an Assistant District Attorney of the 3rd Judicial District in Lincoln Parish where he is a misdemeanor and juvenile prosecutor.

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Danielle Smith

Danielle Smith is an associate attorney focusing her practice on real estate transactions, real estate finance, banking and business transactions. She assists lenders and borrowers in all aspects of commercial loans, buyers and sellers in acquisitions, and landlords and tenants in commercial leases, as well as homeowner’s associations.

Our Attorneys are committed to providing prompt, cost-effective solutions to legal problems with the highest standards of professional and ethical conduct.

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