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The Louisiana Bar Foundation

Advancing Equal Justice and law-related education through Fellowship

Congratulations to the 2014 Award Recipients:

2014 Distinguished Jurist
John W. Greene
Retired, 22nd Judicial District Court

2014 Distinguished Attorney
Allen L. Smith, Jr. (Posthumously)
Plauche, Smith & Nieset, LLC

2014 Distinguished Professor
Gail S. Stephenson
Southern University Law Center

2014 Calogero Justice Award
Marta-Ann Schnabel
O'Bryon & Schnabel, PLC

LBF Awards $5.2 Million for Social Justice Initiatives in 2014-1015

For a full list of grantees click here.

Who We Are
The Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity organized under the state of Louisiana. We exist to preserve, honor and improve our system of justice by funding, developing and otherwise promoting efforts which enhance the legal profession, increase public understanding of the legal system and advance the reality of equal justice under the law. The LBF supports programs that provide free legal services for the poor in all 64 parishes of the state of Louisiana.


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Foundation Events
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4/30/2015 - 10:00 AM
Kids' Chance Committee Meeting

4/30/2015 - 2:00 PM
Grants Committee Meeting

5/1/2015 - 9:00 AM
BOD Meeting

5/1/2015 - 12:00 PM
Fellows & Honorees Luncheon

5/1/2015 - 6:00 PM
Annual Patron Party

5/1/2015 - 7:00 PM
Annual Fellows Gala

5/13/2015 - 8:00 AM
Northwest Annual Fellows Event

5/13/2015 - 12:00 PM
Central Region Annual Fellows Event

5/20/2015 - 12:00 PM
Southwest Annual Fellows Event

5/21/2015 - 8:00 AM
Acadiana Annual Fellows Event

5/21/2015 - 12:00 PM
Capital Annual Fellows Event

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5/27/2015 - 12:00 PM
Bayou Annual Fellows Event

5/28/2015 - 12:00 PM
North Shore Annual Fellows Event

5/28/2015 - 4:00 PM
Greater Orleans Annual Fellows Event

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Louisiana Bar Foundation  |  1615 Poydras Street, Suite 1000  |  New Orleans, LA 70112  |  Phone: 504.561.1046  |  Fax: 504.566.1926