Oliver Benford Hadley

Oliver Benford Hadley

Practice Areas:

Criminal Law
Traffic Law

Louisiana State Bar Association

A native of Southern California, Mr. Hadley has traded the beaches of L.A. for the culture of LA.

Mr. Hadley assists Orleans Legal LLC on a range of matters including business formation and finance, Criminal Matters, and Civil Litigation. Mr. Hadley has worked at several prominent New Orleans law firms in the past.  On the criminal side Mr. Hadley has worked on matters ranging from shoplifting to murder; on the civil side, his experience ranges from car accidents to multi-billion dollar class action litigation. In terms of business consulting, he has a breadth of experience, from business creation and registration, strategic planning, full financial modeling and pitch preparation, and intellectual property consultation.

Mr. Hadley graduated from Tulane Law School where he was a member of numerous clubs and organizations and excelled at moot court – winning or placing in every completion he entered during law school.

Mr. Hadley received his Bachelor of Science from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.  After which, he worked in corporate and investment banking for a major banking institution where he was personally involved in over $1 billion dollars in transactions.  Mr. Hadley also worked in business development for a major motion picture studio where he focused on mergers and acquisitions as well as strategic planning.

Mr. Hadley is licensed to practice in the Great State of Louisiana.


  • Tulane Law School
  • University of Pennsylvania – B.S. Wharton School of Business

State Memberships

  • State of Louisiana