Past Diversity Events
Hon. Justice Revius O. Ortique, Jr.'s portrait was unveiled at the Louisiana Bar Center
The LSBA and the Ortique Family unveiled a portrait of the Honorable Justice Revius O. Ortique, Jr. during a reception at the Louisiana Bar Center on October 4, 2009 to an audience of about 75. Justice Ortique, the first African American justice on the Louisiana Supreme Court and the first African American elected to the LSBA House of Delegates, contributed much to the legal profession in Louisiana. Artist Jimmie Thorns, Jr. donated the portrait, and Liberty Bank & Trust Company sponsored the reception. To view pictures, CLICK HERE. To read the entire article or view the program from the event, click on the links below.
The LSBA celebrated one of the legends who helped transform the face of our profession, the community, and our courts!
Ortique Portrait Unveiling Article
View the Program for the Event