Becoming an Adult: Legal Rights in Louisiana


Becoming an adult comes with new rights and responsibilities in Louisiana. This guide is intended to give you helpful information, but is not a complete guide to the law. Click on a topic to learn more and view frequently asked questions. To download and print a brochure with the same information, click here.
Driving
Voting
Military Service

Jury Duty
Alcohol and Drugs
Housing/Leases

Contracts
Education
Employment

Credit & Consumer Protection
Parenting, Child Support, Marriage & Divorce
Criminal Charges/Sex Crimes/Trafficking

Public Benefits
Web Safety
Services and Resources

Louisiana State Bar Association
601 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70130
(800) 421-LSBA(5722) / (504) 566-1600