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Laura Elkin

Laura Elkin is a lawyer at The Cheek Law Firm, LLC who focuses on asbestos, product liability, and appellate advocacy.

Laura is a passionate advocate for those impacted by asbestos-exposure and the harmful effects of corporate negligence. As a lawyer at The Cheek Law Firm, LLC, she specializes in representing clients facing these challenges, using her legal expertise to fight for justice and fair compensation.

During her time at Tulane University School of Law, Laura honed her skills as a legal advocate while serving as a student attorney for the Juvenile Law Clinic. There, she focused on ensuring the educational and mental well-being of incarcerated children, showcasing her commitment to social justice and community welfare. Laura graduated cum laude, receiving a CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Civil Litigation: Strategy & Practical Skills. 

Before pursuing law, Laura dedicated herself to assisting children with disabilities. Laura graduated suma cum laude, majoring in Psychology with a focus in Special Education. She volunteered at Title IX schools and pursued psychology courses at Florida State University, with a focus on special education. These experiences instilled in her a deep sense of empathy and understanding, which she brings to her legal practice.

Laura's unique blend of educational experiences, critical thinking skills, and empathy enables her to navigate complex legal challenges with compassion and determination. She is known for using her voice to empower those around her, making her a valuable asset to her clients and community.

Beyond her legal pursuits, Laura has an adventurous spirit. Born and raised in Jupiter, FL, Laura grew up playing soccer on the beach. Always eager to broaden her horizons, Laura embraces new experiences and interactions. From heart-pounding skydives to the delicate art of stained glass, she is always on a quest for knowledge and excitement. Most recently, Laura's zest for life made her a winner on a daytime television gameshow.



  • Summer Judicial Intern to the Honorable Judge Rosemary Ledet, Louisiana Fourth Circuit Court of Appeal
  • Summer Judicial Intern to the Honorable Judge Monique Barial, Orleans Civil District Court
  • Summer Judicial Intern to the Honorable Judge Rachael Johnson, Orleans Civil District Court


  • New Orleans Bar Association,  Member, (2023-current)
  • Tulane Inns of Court Member, (2021-current)

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