CALL FOR COMMENTS - Proposed Louisiana Rule of Professional Conduct 1.5
2024 DeNovo Legal Figures of Note
Judicial Council Meeting Notice 02/22/24
Orleans Parish Juvenile Court Closure
Judiciary Commission of Louisiana Announces Officers and Appointments
The Judiciary Commission of Louisiana announces the election of Orleans Criminal District Court Judge Robin D. Pittman as Commission Chair, and Suzanne H. Stinson as Vice-Chair; the recent appointments of three new members to the nine-member Judiciary Commission: Mr. Lloyd J. Clark of Jefferson Parish, attorney Thomas C. Wicker, IV of Orleans Parish, and attorney David Ardoin of Lafourche Parish; and the appointment of attorney Kelly Blackwell as Judiciary Commission Counsel.
Louisiana Supreme Court Justices Hold Oral Arguments at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
The Louisiana Supreme Court recently accepted an invitation by Loyola University New Orleans College of Law to hold oral arguments on the school’s uptown campus.
2024 Mardi Gras Closure
January 2024 Winter Weather Closure Orders
Retired Assistant U.S. Attorney Mary J. Mudrick is Appointed Shreveport City Court Judge Pro Tempore
Retired Assistant United States Attorney Mary Mudrick has been appointed to serve as judge pro tempore of Shreveport City Court Division C, effective January 8, 2024 through December 31, 2024, or until the vacancy is filled, whichever occurs sooner. The vacancy is the result of the retirement of Shreveport City Court Judge Pammela Lattier on December 31, 2023.
Building Closure - February 16, 2024
Louisiana First Circuit Court of Appeal Chief Judge John Michael Guidry Elected Secretary-Treasurer and Chairman of the Finance Committee of National Court of Appeal Organization
Chief Judge John Michael Guidry of the Louisiana First Circuit Court of Appeal has been elected Secretary-Treasurer and Chairman of the Finance Committee of the Council of Chief Judges of the State Courts of Appeal (CCJSCA). His one-year term began Oct. 27 during the CCJSCA Annual Conference in Charleston, South Carolina.
January 8, 2024 Weather Closures