Cheryl Prestenback Buchert

Clinical Professor of Law

Clinical Professor of Law Cheryl Prestenback Buchert
Office Location
308 College of Law 540 Broadway Building
Mailing Address
Loyola University New Orleans
7214 St. Charles Ave.
Campus Box 902
New Orleans, LA 70118
Direct Phone
(504) 861-5599
Fax Number
(504) 861-5440
E-mail Address


J.D., Loyola University New Orleans, 1993; M.ED., University of New Orleans, 1990; B.S., Loyola University New Orleans, 1971

Short Bio

Professor Buchert joined the faculty in 2002 as the supervisor of the family law section of the Loyola Law Clinic. Prior to joining the faculty, Buchert practiced family law as a sole practitioner. After Hurricane Katrina, Professor Buchert assisted in forming the Loyola Katrina Advice Clinic at the University of Houston Law Center in the Fall of 2005 when our law school moved to Houston. After our law school returned to New Orleans in January 2006, Professor Buchert formed the Loyola Katrina Clinic. Buchert has presented locally, statewide, and nationally on family law and Katrina related issues.

Courses Taught

  • Clinical Seminar on Family Law

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