Jefferson Bar Association

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Jefferson Bar Association

The object and purpose of the Jefferson Bar Association is to assist and serve its members in the practice of law, promote the administration of justice, uphold the honor of the courts and the legal profession, promote the professional competency of attorneys through continuing legal education, increase public understanding of and respect for the law and encourage collegiality among its members.

High School Mock Trial

Region 4 High School Mock Trial Competition
Region 4 encompasses the parishes of Jefferson, Orleans, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. James, St. John the Baptist, and St. Tammany.
Congratulations to the 2017 Region 4 Champion, Louise S. McGehee School, and the Runner Up, Jesuit High School of New Orleans. Best Attorney: John Schmidt and Sadie Thomas (tie). Best Witness: Brad del Rio and Justin Chambers (tie). 
2018 Region 4 High School Mock Trial Competition
The Region 4 Competition is on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at the 24th Judicial District Courthouse in Gretna, Louisiana. Registration is OPEN. There is a non-refundable Registration Fee of $125.00 per team.
The deadline to email your team rosters to the Regional Coordinator is February 2, 2018.
The deadline to pay the registration fee is February 16, 2018

STATE COMPETITION: The 2018 Richard N. Ware, IV State High School Mock Trial Competition is scheduled for March 10, 2018. The event will take place at the 24th Judicial District Court (200 Derbigny St., Gretna). Please visit the Louisiana State Bar Association website for more information on the STATE Competition. 
QUESTIONS? Contact Betty Maury

REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS: There is a nonrefundable $125.00 Registration Fee per team. Each team must complete a Registration Form. Mail the $125.00 Registration Fee and Registration Form to: Sandra Plauche c/o JBA, 3115 Metairie Rd., Metairie, LA 70001. All checks are payable to "Jefferson Bar Association". Also, Email a copy of the Registration Form to

Registration Deadlines: February 2, 2018, Team Rosters are due vie email; February 16, 2018 Registration Fees are due. 

Attorneys who wish to VOLUNTEER, please REGISTER HERE