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
O'Bryon & Schnabel, PLC
Congratulations to the new LBF Officers sworn in Friday, May 1 at the Gala by Chief Justice Bernette Johnson: Minor Pipes, President; Jane Sherman, Vice-President; Valerie Bargas, Treasurer; and Mike Street, Secretary.
LBF Awards $5.2 Million for Social Justice Initiatives in 2014-1015
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.
LBF Raffle 2015 Saints Season Tickets
Take a chance on TWO tickets to all pre and regular season home games, 50 yard line, Plaza Level with access to the Bunker Club. Raffle tickets are $100 each. Only 500 will be sold.