Welcome to Louisiana Third Circuit Court of Appeal

      What's New                              

On October 15, 2015, new fee increases for Motions and Answers to Appeals will become effective. Please review the section entitled "Court Fees" for exact rates.

LATEST MODIFICATIONS TO INTERNAL RULES:
Internal Rule 12 Changes - Adopted April 29, 2015

UNIFORM RULES CHANGES:
Uniform Rules Changes - Adopted October, 2014
Uniform Rules Changes - Effective January 1, 2014

Sexual Harassment Information
To comply with Senate Concurrent Resolution 107(see http://www.lslbc.louisiana.gov/pdf%5Csenate_concurrent_resolution_107.pdf ) we have designated Renee Simien to provide employees with sexual harassment information and instruction.

Ethic Statement
The Court, its employees, and individuals with whom the Court conducts business are required to comply with the privisions of the Code of Government Ethics, which can be found at La. R.S. 42:1101-1169.

RECENT ADDITIONS TO COURT INFORMATION:
Third Circuit Court of Appeal Caseflow Management Plan
Judicial Ability to Comment Statement

Dress Code
All counsel appearing before the court shall be appropriately dressed in business attire. Men shall wear a coat and tie. No denim is allowed.