Francophone Section


The purpose of this section is to encourage and foster discussions in the field of francophone issues; to contribute to and provide opportunities for the continuing education of attorney who deals with francophone issues; to promote interest in and study of the existing statues and jurisprudence which govern this field; and to cooperate and establish liaison with the Louisiana State Bar Association, American Bar Association, local bar associations and the legal academic community to achieve these purposes.

Francophone Section By-Laws

Registration Open for Francophone Section’s Nov. 19 International Civil Law Symposium
Registration is now open for the LSBA Francophone Section’s Judge Allen M. Babineaux International Civil Law Symposium, set for Thursday, Nov. 19, at the Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans. The theme is “Commemorating the Civil Rights Voting Act of 1965.” Registration begins at 12:30 p.m.; the program begins at 12:45 p.m. A reception ends the event at 5:15 p.m. Organizers have applied for 4 hours of CLE credit, including 1 hour of ethics and 1 hour of professionalism.

To review the program schedule and speakers and to download a registration form, CLICK HERE.
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