Lugenbuhl shareholder Elia Diaz-Yaeger has been named to the 2022 class of New Orleans CityBusiness Magazine’s “Women of the Year.” In its 24th year, “Women of the Year” honors women who are the movers and shakers in the New Orleans area both in professional and community achievements.

Elia is one of 50 honorees recently featured in an online announcement of this year’s “Women of the Year” recipients. To view the entire list of women honored in the 2022 class, click here.

Lugenbuhl congratulates Elia and all the outstanding women recognized with this honor and celebrates them for their contributions to the City of New Orleans and the surrounding areas!

To learn more about Elia’s primary areas of practice, extensive professional credentials, and notable achievements, visit her online profile.


Founded in 1986, Lugenbuhl, Wheaton, Peck, Rankin & Hubbard is a nationally recognized full-service law firm specializing in core practice areas including admiralty and marine, bankruptcy, insurance, litigation, real estate, and estates and trusts. The firm has evolved and expanded with offices in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Houston, and Gulfport to better serve the needs of its national and international clients. For more information, call (504) 568-1990 or visit