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The LSBA offers its members print and online publications to stay current on general legal issues and on Association projects and services. Members receive the LSBA's archived publication, the Louisiana Bar Journal, a bimonthly magazine containing substantive law articles and Association news. The Recent Developments section in each Journal is essential reading for lawyers to learn of changes in the laws. LSBA members also receive the online, bimonthly Bar Briefs. which features Association news.

The LSBA archives the Louisiana Bar Journal and the Bar Briefs online. To search for a specific article or to review the whole publications, you may query the publication database by month, year and/or keyword.

Read the Louisiana Bar Journal, Volume I, Number I, July 1953.


Louisiana Bar Journal: December/January 2016 - Vol. 64 No. 4
Whole Publication (23.15 MB)
President's Message (166 KB)
The Justice Gap Appears to Be Getting Wider: How Are We Going to Deal With It?
By Darrel J. Papillion
Featured Article (373 KB)
Access to Justice: The Past, the Present, the Future
By Monte T. Mollere
Featured Article (696 KB)
A Long History of Service Gets Renewed Energy: Louisiana's Access to Justice Commission
By Marta-Ann Schnabel
Featured Article (268 KB)
What is Justice?
By Marta-Ann Schnabel
Featured Article (340 KB)
LBF Funding of Civil Justice: New Initiatives Beyond IOLTA to Combat Growing Civil Legal Needs
By E. Jane Sherman
Featured Article (803 KB)
A Continuum of Legal Services: Can 100% Access be Achieved Through Diversified Programming?
By Monte T. Mollere, Amelia Williams Koch, Mark C. Surprenant, Amy E. Duncan, Michael W. Schachtman and Jonathan M. Rhodes
Featured Article (455 KB)
Focus on Criminal Justice: Pretrial Detention, Re-Entry Courts, Justice Reinvestment Initiatives
By William L. Kline, Amy E. Duncan, Mercedes H. Montagnes, Royce I. Duplessis, Judge Scott U. Schlegel, Carla S. Sigler and Jonathan M. Rhodes
Featured Article (493 KB)
Updates: Legal Services Corporations and Pro Bono Projects
By Laura Tuggle Issokson, Judge (Ret.) Leon L. Emanuel III, Gregory L. Landry, Cody C. Passman, Linton W. Carney, Cynthia M. Bordonaro and Nellie Walton
Featured Article (260 KB)
ATJ Developing Leadership Internship Program Established
By Mark C. Surprenant
Featured Article (15.26 MB)
Portraits & Perspectives: One on One with Louisiana Supreme Court Associate Justice Jeannette Theriot Knoll
Interviewed by Winfield E. Little, Jr.
Recent Developments (1.30 MB)
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