Jefferson Bar Association

Recent News

JBA Christmas Party Charity Raffle Donations
The 2021 JBA President, Letita Parker-Davis, delivered donations from the 2021 JBA Christmas Party charity raffle to two non-profit organizations, Covenant House and a local battered women's shelter.

Amended Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws
On November 19, 2021, during our Election Luncheon, the JBA Membership voted to adopt the amendments to the JBA Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws. A majority vote was required to accept both documents as the governing Articles and Bylaws for the JBA moving forward. 
2022 Membership Dues
It was a unique year for all of us, but our membership remained engaged, and we were able to hold many in-person events. We look forward to a new year, and your continued membership in the JBA. Please renew your membership and pay your dues online. Download and print the 2022 Membership Dues Notice HERE
24th JDC Jury Room Named in Honor of Judge Sullivan
On June 24, 2020, the Jefferson Parish Council passed a resolution authorizing the renaming of the 24th JDC jury assembly room to the “Judge Henry Garland Sullivan Jr. Jury Assembly Room” in honor of Judge Sullivan’s outstanding service and contributions to the citizens of Jefferson Parish. 

Mrs. Judy Sullivan was on hand to accept an official proclamation from Council Member Marion Edwards, and many of our judges joined her for a photo after. Special thanks go out to Clerk of Court Jon Gegenheimer, Council Member Edwards, and Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng for working closely with the JBA Board to make this happen. The JBA plans to host a memorial event and formally dedicate the room as soon as we are able to assemble again as a group.

Past News

  • Attorney Lounge

    • Tuesday, March 1, 2016
    • admin

    DUE TO COVID, the Attorney Lounge is currently unavialable. The JBA has an Attorney Lounge that is available to all JBA members. The JBA Attorney Lounge is available to attorneys only - no clients, and is located on the 5th floor. An access card is required to enter. Please contact Lyne Cloud, Suite 4600, Division P to request an access card.

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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.