Motivated by Justice, Inspired by Service


The Association

The Lafayette Bar Association was officially created in 1972 as a professional association for the legal community. Today, the LBA serves over 900 members through its dedication to providing high-quality programs and resources. The Association is funded through membership dues and professional services, such as CLEs and publications.

Our Mission

The Association is a professional membership organization whose mission is to serve the profession, its members, and the community by promoting justice, professional excellence, respect for the rule of law and fellowship amongst attorneys and the court.

The Foundation

The Foundation is dedicated to helping those in our community in need of legal advice, questions and counsel.  We offer a variety of services to the public, free of charge.