COVID-19 Updates

*If you or anyone in your household are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, are currently positive for COVID-19, or are under a quarantine order or recommendation due to COVID-19, call the division prior to coming to court.*

Mask Mandate

COVID UPDATE 2021-10-27

2021-006 Mask Mandate in common areas 2021-07-21

2021-007 Mask and Transport Order 2021-07-30

Jury Trial Order

20210517_JURY TRIALS

For more information during the COVID-19 pandemic and for Video Conferencing Information

Any member of the media or the public who wishes to hear/observe a remote proceeding may email their request to the Court in advance of the hearing. The person requesting access should provide their name, the hearing they wish to hear/observe, and their contact information. Every effort will be made to provide the requestor with information on how they may hear/observe the proceeding.

Domestic Self Help Desk – Self Represented Litigants
Hotline: 504-881-1171

You can access Forms by selecting Forms on the left menu and scrolling to Domestic Self Help Desk

Legal Referral Resources 2021 for more information on a Live Event for Self Represented Litigants

Holiday Schedule

Office hours for all locations are 8:30-4:30, Monday-Friday, excluding legal holidays.

2021 Holiday Schedule

The Judges of the Twenty-Fourth Judicial District Court for the Parish of Jefferson, State of Louisiana, sitting en banc hereby adopt the following legal holidays which shall be observed by the Twenty-Fourth District Court in the year of 2020.

January 18, 2021 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday
February 12, 2021 President’s Day Friday
February 15, 2021 Lundi Gras Monday
February 16, 2021 Mardi Gras Day Tuesday
February 17, 2021 Mardi Gras Holiday Wednesday
April 1, 2021 Holy Thursday Thursday
April 2, 2021 Good Friday Friday
May 31, 2021 Memorial Day Monday
July 5, 2021 Independence Day Holiday Monday
September 6, 2021 Labor Day Monday
October 11, 2021 Columbus Day Monday
November 1, 2021 All Saints Holiday Monday
November 11, 2021 Veterans Day Holiday Thursday
November 24, 2021 Thanksgiving Holiday Wednesday
November 25, 2021 Thanksgiving Day Thursday
November 26, 2021 Thanksgiving Holiday Friday
December 22, 2021 Christmas Holiday Wednesday
December 23, 2021 Christmas Day Thursday
December 24, 2021 Christmas Holiday Friday
December 29, 2021 New Year’s Holiday Wednesday
December 30, 2021 New Year’s Day Thursday
December 31, 2021 New Year’s Holiday Friday