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Hurd’s Louisiana Live- April 6, 2023

Written by on April 6, 2023

Paul L. Hurd is the sole shareholder in Paul Loy Hurd, A.P.L.C., and Home Title Guaranty Co., a full-service real estate closing company. He received his BA degree in philosophy in 1976 from Tulane University and his JD degree in 1978 from Tulane University Law School. He was admitted to practice in Louisiana in 1978. He has been admitted to practice before the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals since 1993 and before the U.S. Supreme Court since 1994.

Paul began his law practice as city prosecutor and assistant city attorney for the City of Monroe in 1978-79. In 1980, he practiced law as in-house counsel and compliance officer for Central Bank, a large regional commercial state bank headquartered in Northeast Louisiana. He left Central Bank as general counsel in 1989. Since 1990, he has been in private civil practice, primarily dealing with constitutional election redistricting, banking regulations and compliance, real estate transactions, residential purchases and refinancing, and business and property litigation.

He is a former member of the Louisiana State Bar Association’s (LSBA) House of Delegates and a former member of the LSBA’s Criminal Justice Committee.

Paul is a longtime member of Parkview Baptist Church in Monroe. He and his wife, Cathy Vines Hurd, have been married for 44 years and are the parents of three children.

Today’s guests include   Daniel Erspamer, President of the Pelican Institute for Policy. Go to

www.pelicanpolicy.org for more information.