Welcome to the Jefferson Bar Association's website.

The JBA is an organization of lawyers and judges who practice in Jefferson Parish. Membership is open to all members of the Louisiana State Bar Association. Please join us! For more information about us and how to join, go to Become A Member.
- E. Adrian Adams, JBA President

2015 Membership and Dues Notice

February Luncheon with CLE
Date: Friday, February 27, 2015
Location: Judge Jay Zainey's Chambers
United States District Court
Eastern District of Louisiana
500 Poydras St.
Room C455
New Orleans, LA
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Cost: Free (lunch included)
1 hour CLE professionalism credit.

Judge Jay Zainey has volunteered to swear in any member or new admittee desiring to be sworn into the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.

If you want to be sworn in, go to the link and fill out the petition for admission and send it with a check for $206.00 made payable to Clerk, US District Court to Clerk's Office, Attn: Cherie, Charles, 500 Poydras St., Rm C151, NOLA 70130. Petitions should be sent to by February 20. Certificates of Admission to be handed out after the CLE.

JBA and New Orleans Bar Association Day at the Races
Date: March 1, 2015 *Cancelled*
Location: Fairgrounds Race Course
Time: Doors open at 11:00 a.m.
Post time 12:40 p.m.

Date: April 8-11, 2015
Location: The Beau Rivage Resort
875 Beach Blvd
Biloxi, MS 39530
Download the Member Registration Packet
- more information on the Upcoming Events page


The City of Gretna has installed parking meters near the Courthouse and Gretna City Hall. Anyone parking at a meter is now required to pay the meter fee. There is an app (Parkmobile) that can help make your parking experience more convenient. The app allows you to pay to park by phone. The app allows you to pay for the meters only, it does not include the parking lot.

Access Cards for Attorney Lounge can be obtained from
Lyne Cloud, Suite 4600, Division P