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No one knows your case better than your attorney.  We care about our clients and work hard to ensure the best possible outcome for business issues. Working directly with you, side by side, in a partnership, is the only tried and true way to be sure that we are constantly working towards your goals and ideals.


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Meet our Team





Sye J. Broussard is the founder and managing partner of Broussard & Dove, APLC.  He holds a Juris Doctor degree from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and a Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Science degree from Louisiana State University.  Sye’s legal practice is focused primarily on business law, commercial and real estate transactions, litigation and select criminal defense.  He has successfully represented clients in mergers, acquisitions, private and public capital raises, asset sales, contract negotiations, start-ups, commercial real estate closings, personal injury cases and various lawsuits. 

Sye was an Assistant District Attorney for the Terrebonne Parish District Attorney’s Office for over seven years handling felony trials, asset forfeiture cases and post-conviction relief hearings.  Sye boasts an impressive resume of handling more than 1,000 criminal cases involving the most severe crimes. 

In addition to his legal practice, Sye is the owner of several businesses and volunteers his time in several charity organizations. Sye is adamant about helping others in need and routinely provides pro bono work.  When not assisting clients, Sye enjoys spending time with his family and in-shore/offshore fishing. 


Recent Representation Highlights

  • Represented a client that closed a $39 million investment fund
  • Legal counsel for a business that negotiated an asset sale valued at $20 million
  • Closing attorney for a $1 million real estate sale
  • Obtained a $189,895.37 settlement from injuries sustained in a motor vehicular accident
  • Obtained a large payment and company assets that stemmed from a claim against a co-owner of a small business accused of wrongdoing
  • In a pro bono case, secured the safe return of an urn containing the ashes of a tenant’s late husband after she was evicted and forced to move her family into a shelter

Board Positions and Volunteer Services

Examiner, Louisiana Supreme Court Committee on Bar Admissions

Committee Member, Houma Terrebonne Airport Commission

Member, Scholarship Committee, Kappa Sigma Star and Crescent Foundation

Board Member, Gordon “Bubba” Dove, Jr. Foundation

Member and Past-President, Terrebonne Bar Association

Member, Louisiana State Bar Association

Former Member, Terrebonne Election Board of Supervisors (appointed by Governor Jindal)

Former Volunteer/Instructor, Project L.E.A.D.

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Jackie Dove Broussard was born and raised in Houma, Louisiana.  She graduated from Vandebilt Catholic High School and went on to obtain a Bachelor of Science from Louisiana State University.  She continued her education at Loyola University New Orleans where she obtained a Juris Doctor degree and a Master in Business Administration.  Upon completion she moved back to Houma and began private practice.

Jackie is a partner in Broussard & Dove, APLC.   Her legal practice is focused primarily on business law, commercial and real estate transactions and agreements, successions, wills, estate planning, and collections.

In addition to her legal practice, Jackie is the owner and manager of numerous businesses ranging from oilfield/marine service to businesses concentrated in real estate acquisition, development and commercial and shared tenant rentals.

Jackie uses her knowledge and hands on experience in business and real estate to provide her corporate clients with more than a legal service.  She knows how businesses operate.  She gets to know the details and specifics of operations of her clients’ businesses allowing her to provide practical legal counseling and general business advice tailored specifically to each individual business. 

Jackie takes a personal approach to successions.  Her ultimate goal is to make the succession process easy on a grieving family while providing full service assistance.


Board Positions and Volunteer Work

Louisiana Supreme Court Committee on Bar Admissions, Examiner (2017-present)

Terrebonne Bar Association, Board Member (2013-present), President (2016-2017)

Terrebonne Children’s Advocacy Center, Director (2015-present)

The Terrebonne Foundation for Academic Excellence in Public Education, Director (2015-present)

Gordon Dove, Jr. Foundation, Director (2009-present), Vice President (2017-present)

Louisiana State Bar Association, Member

Terrebonne Bar Association, Member

CASA and Terrebonne Bar Association Secret Santa, Volunteer

Awards, Honors and Activities

Louisiana State University, Member of Division I Track and Field program (2003-2006), Athletic Director’s Cup for Academic Excellence, 2003, 2004, 2005, LSU Scholar Athlete, 2003, 2004, 2005

Southeastern Conference, Academic Honor Roll, 2004, 2005

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