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Paul Macarius Hebert

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Paul Macarius Hebert, American university dean. Decorated Legion of Merit; recipient Hutton W. Sumners award Southwestern Legal Foundation, 1976.


Hebert, Paul Macarius was born on November 1, 1907 in Baton Rouge. Son of Paul Armand and Annie (Byrne) Hebert.


Bachelor of Arts, Louisiana State University, 1929, Bachelor of Laws, 1929. Juris Scientiae Doctor, Yale, 1930. Doctor of Laws, Loyola University, New Orleans, 1968.


Admitted to Louisiana bar, 1929. Professor of law Loyola University, New Orleans, 1930-1931, professor, dean Law School, 1932-1936. Assistant professor of law Louisiana State University, 1931-1932, professor of law, dean administration, 1936-1937, dean Law School, professor of law, 1937-1939, acting president, 1939-1941, dean law, 1941-1949, dean university, professor of law, 1949-1951, dean law, 1952-1957, 59-76.

Member firm Breazeale, Sachse, Wilson & Hebert, 1951-1952, 57-59. Special assistant attorney general Louisiana for Louisiana Coast Line Litigation, 1965-1967. Attorney, Louisiana Legislative Bureau, 1932, 34, 36, 38.

Secretary, member of council Louisiana State Law Institute, 1938-1976. Member Louisiana Ednl. Survey Commission, 1940-1942.

Member general commission to draft new constitution State of Louisiana, 1946-1976. Civilian judge The United States of America Military Tribunals, Nurnberg, Germany, 1947-1948. Member panel Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service.

Member loyalty review board United States Civil Service Commission, 1948-1953. Chairman Louisiana Labor Mediation Board, 1953-1967. Member Louisiana Labor-Management Commission Inquiry, 1967-1976.


Served from captain lieutenant colonel, Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Member American Arbitration Association (panel), National Academy Arbitrators (panel), American, Louisiana (Board of Governors 1946-1947, 53), Association American Law Schools (Chairman of Commission inter-American cooperative 1945-1947, Executive Committee 1946-1947), Order Coif, Delta Kappa Epsilon, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Kappa Phi, Omicron Delta Kappa.


Married Estelle Le Jeune, May 18, 1926. Children: Barbara Clare, Mary Sunshine, Paul Macarius.

Paul Armand Hebert

Annie (Byrne) Hebert

Estelle Le Jeune

Barbara Clare Hebert

Mary Sunshine Hebert

Paul Macarius Hebert