Tyffani Lauve

Associate / New Orleans

P: 504.561.0323

A member of SBSB Eastham’s Defense Base Act practice, Tyffani Lauve previously practiced in areas including white-collar criminal defense, insurance defense, anti-trust, and professional malpractice.

Before becoming an attorney, Tyffani worked in the hospitality industry in a number of positions, including as a VIP coordinator. There, she worked with individuals from around the world and with diverse backgrounds. While in that position, it was key that she was able to quickly, efficiently, and often creatively, work with her clients. Whatever the desired outcome, Tyffani could bring people together and ensure they make progress toward the desired goal. The skills she developed while working in the hospitality industry have served her well since becoming an attorney.

In the cases she takes on, Tyffani is always mindful of the big picture. What is it her clients want to accomplish? This question is always at the top of her mind. She knows that a laser focus on the details is what will help them get to their ultimate goal. While cases may be similar, there’s nothing formulaic about her approach. She efficiently works to find creative solutions, regardless of the situation.

At home, Tyffani has a two large dogs that keep her busy and she takes pride in her garden. She also frequently cooks for her friends and family at her home and she is her family’s dedicated dessert baker for holidays and special occasions.

Practice Areas

Practice Areas

  • Defense Base Act
  • Federal Workers’ Compensation
  • Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation


  • J.D., Loyola University New Orleans, College of Law
  • B.S., University of New Orleans, College of Business Administration

Court Admissions

  • Louisiana State Courts
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court for Eastern District of Louisiana
  • United States District Court for Middle District of Louisiana
  • United States District Court for Western District of Louisiana