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.*

For more information on Video Conferencing

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.

Holiday Schedule 2022

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 2022.

January 17, 2022 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday
February 21, 2022 President’s Day Monday
February 28, 2022 Lundi Gras Monday
March 1, 2022 Mardi Gras Day Tuesday
March 2, 2022 Mardi Gras Holiday Wednesday
April 14, 2022 Holy Thursday Thursday
April 15, 2022 Good Friday Friday
May 30, 2022 Memorial Day Monday
June 17, 2022 Juneteenth Day Friday
July 4, 2022 Independence Day  Monday
July 5, 2022 Independence Day Holiday Tuesday
September 5, 2022 Labor Day Monday
October 10, 2022 Columbus Day Monday
November 1, 2022 All Saints Holiday Tuesday
November 8, 2022 Election Day Tuesday
November 11, 2022 Veterans Day Friday
November 23, 2022 Thanksgiving Holiday Wednesday
November 24, 2022 Thanksgiving Day Thursday
November 25, 2022 Thanksgiving Holiday Friday
December 23, 2022 Christmas Holiday Friday
December 26, 2022 Christmas Holiday Monday
December 30, 2022 New Year’s Holiday Friday
January 2, 2023 New Year’s Holiday Monday