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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.

Disclaimer: Contributions to the Louisiana State Bar Association’s website and the Louisiana Bar Journal are welcomed, but the right is reserved to select material to be published. Publication of any article or statement is not to be deemed a statement or an endorsement of the views expressed therein by the LSBA or any member of the LSBA, nor shall publication of any advertisement be considered a statement or an endorsement of the product or service involved by the LSBA or any member of the LSBA. Views expressed are those of the authors and contributors only.

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.  Review disclaimer information. 

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

Read the Louisiana Bar Journal, Volume 33, Number 4, December 1985, "Space Law for the Louisiana Practitioner" by Anthony P. Dunbar.

Louisiana Bar Journal: April/May 2024 - Vol. 71 No. 6
Whole Publication (15.63 MB)
President's Message (206 KB)
My Final Message: It Has Been an Honor and a Privilege to Serve Our Profession
By Shayna L. Sonnier
Featured Article (1018 KB)
La. Code Civ. P. art. 966 - TL,DR: A Mini Review of the Motion for Summary Judgment
By Ashley M. Caruso, Bianca N. Moore, Joseph R. Dronet and Tricia R. Pierre
Featured Article (547 KB)
How the Boudin Is Made: Amending Louisiana's Rules of Professional Conduct
By Casey C. DeReus
Featured Article (469 KB)
Why "Tapping the Brakes" Should Be Part of Your Tech Philosophy
By Scott L. Sternberg and Meghan E. Carter
Featured Article (545 KB)
TIP Mentoring Program Revamped: New Website, New Benefits for Mentees, More Resources Offered for Mentees and Mentors
By Brooke Theobold
Featured Article (1.07 MB)
New to the Bar? LSBA's Essential Guide to Ethics and Professional Discipline

Featured Article (844 KB)
LSBA YLD Signature Projects: Professional Development Seminar & Wills for Heroes
By Megan S. Peterson and Quinn K. Brown
Featured Article (3.86 MB)
2024 LSBA Annual Meeting & LSBA-LJC Summer School: Registration Open

Recent Developments (1.61 MB)
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