Although Sylvan J. Steinberg has concentrated his practice within litigation, most notably in insurance, negligence, health and commercial matters, he has a broad exposure to contract law and in the preparation of contracts and leases.

Publications & Speaking Engagements

  • Speaker Tulane University continuing Legal Education Committee
  • Speaker Louisiana Bar Association on insurance matters including ERISA and COBRA


  • Louisiana, 1957
  • Louisiana State Courts
  • All District Courts of Louisiana
  • U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Honors and Activities

  • Member– Order of the Coif
  • Member– Beta Gamma Sigma
  • Member– Phi Delta Phi
  • Member– of the Board of Editors and book review editor for the Tulane Law Review
  • Member– Board of Advisory Editors
  • Listed in Who’s Who in American Law and Who’s Who is America
  • Past Co-Chairman of the Legislation Committee of New Orleans Bar Association
  • Past Chairman of the Senior Lawyers Committee
  • Member– Emeritus Club Board of Governors of Tulane University Alumni Association


  • Tulane University, J.D., 1957
  • Tulane University, Business Administration, 1955