Sheppard Law is a Slidell, Louisiana based law firm focused on business law, trademarks, estate planning, adoptions, adult adoptions, and transgender name changes run by Amber Sheppard: a licensed Louisiana and Mississippi lawyer. Her experiences as a business owner, freelance writer, coach and attorney molded her into a strong and confident leader with unparalleled communication skills. She uses her innumerable skills to serve her clients and the community efficiently and effectively.
Amber Sheppard (she/her) is a local attorney here in Slidell who focuses on small business law and service dog laws. Yes, you heard that right: service dog laws. Amber, along with her dog Tubbs
, have been published over twenty times nationally and serve as legal counsel for “mom and pop” start-ups, international brands, and nonprofits.
Amber has been named 40 Under 40 and Best Attorney in East St. Tammany by EDGE Magazine three years in a row. She was featured in Sophisticated Woman Magazine as a top Northshore Attorney, writes a bi-monthly column on Working Dog Laws for the publication, and was recently named Best Attorney for East St. Tammany for 2022 by their readers.
In 2022 she was awarded a pro bono award by the Louisiana State Bar Association and the American Bar Association for her free legal work in the community.
She is currently working alongside the 22nd Judicial District Court through her nonprofit Be Fierce & Kind Canine
to implement a landmark therapy dog program in the Child In Need of Care, Juvenile Delinquency, and Mental Health courts.