Upcoming Local and Specialty Bar Events - 2019-20

Here is a list of upcoming local and specialty bar events for the 2019-2020 Bar year. Please check the list frequently - changes and updates are added regularly. If you would like your bar organization's event listed, please let us know! Send an email to with the event details (date, time, location).

October 2019
  • October 16 - Greater New Orleans New Admittees Reception, Louisiana Bar Center, 601 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA. 
  • October 18 - Southwest Louisiana Bar Association Court Opening, Fall Luncheon, and OctobarFest Fall Party, Old Calcasieu Parish Courthouse, 1000 Ryan Street, Lake Charles, LA. 
  • October 23 - "LSBA: Who We Are and How We Serve Our Members" CLE Seminar, Lafayette Bar Association, 2607 Johnston St., Lafayette, LA.
  • October 25 - Biennial Federal Bench and Bar Conference, Hyatt Regency New Orleans,601 Loyola Ave., New Orleans, LA. 
  • October 29 - Shreveport Bar Association Memorial and Recognition Ceremony, Caddo Parish Courthouse (Courtroom G), 501 Texas Street, Shreveport, LA. 

November 2019
  • November 6 - Federal Bar Association, New Orleans Chapter Federal Judges Reception, Windsor Court Hotel, Chinoiserie Ballroom, 300 Gravier Street, New Orleans, LA. 
  • November 7 - Lafayette Bar Association Installation of Officers, Le Barn Rouge, 831 Rue du Belier, Lafayatte, LA. 
  • November 13 - Baton Rouge Bar Association and Federal Bar Association, Baton Rouge Chapter Federal Court Admission Ceremony, Russell B. Long Federal Building and United States Courthouse, 777 Florida Street, Baton Rouge, LA. 

December 2019
  • December 4 - Federal Bar Association, New Orleans Chapter Malcolm Monroe CLE and Swearing Ceremony, United States District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana, 500 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA. 
  • December 4 - Federal Bar Association, New Orleans Chapter Young Lawyers' Division Holiday Cocktail Party, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, 600 Camp Street, New Orleans, LA. 
  • December 4 - Federal Bar Association, Lafayette-Acadiana Chapter Annual Judge John M. Shaw "Country Gentleman" Civility & Ethics Seminar, U.S. District Court, Western District of LA, Lafayette, LA. 
  • December 10 - Jefferson Bar Association Christmas Party, The Balcony, 4738 Utica Street, Metairie, LA
  • December 13 - 14 - 21st JDC Bar Association Study Break CLE, Le Pavilion Hotel, 833 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA. 

January 2020
  • January 10 - Lafayette Bar Association Red Mass and Court Opening Ceremony, 15th Judicial District Courthouse, 800 Buchanan Street, Lafayette, LA. 
  • January 17 - Jefferson Bar Association Installation of Officers and Opening of Court, Antoine's Restaurant, 713 St. Louis St., New Orleans, LA. 
  • January 29 - Baton Rouge Bar Association Court Opening and Memorial/Recognition Ceremony, 19th Judicial District Courthouse, 300 North Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA. 

February 2020
  • February 8 - GNO Louis A. Martinet Legal Society Annual Pathways and Pipelines to Success, Tulane University Law School, 6329 Freret St., New Orleans, LA. 

March 2020
  • March 19 - 21 - Southwest Louisiana Bench Bar, The Houstonian Hotel, 111 N. Post Oak Lane, Houston, TX. .
  • March 27 - Annual Diversity Conclave, Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, 500 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA. 

April 2020
  • April 1 - 4 - Jefferson Bar Association CLE by the Sea, Beau Rivage Resort and Casino, 875 Beach Boulevard, Biloxi, MS. 
  • April 2 - SULC Distinguished Alumni Reception and Judicial Hall of Fame, Southern University Law Center, Roosevelt Steptoe Dr., Baton Rouge, LA. 
  • April 15 - 19 - Baton Rouge Bar Association Bench Bar, The Lodge at Gulf State Park, 21196 E Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, AL. 

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