Baton Rouge Bar Foundation Pro Bono Project

544 Main Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
(225) 344-4803

Capital Area Legal Services Contract Attorney Program

200 3rd St
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
(225) 387-5173

Bankruptcy, Civil Rights, Consumer and Criminal

Baton Rouge Bar Association LRIS

PO Box 2241
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-2241
General Phone No: 225-344-9926
Languages: Spanish

Louisiana Law Help
Available in English and Spanish

ACLU of Louisiana

P.O. Box 56157
New Orleans, LA 70156

ACLU of Louisiana believes that people accused of a crime should have access to the basic necessities: a clean living space; a competent lawyer; food; and medical care. ACLU of LA fights for these ideas in the courts on behalf of people who have been mistreated by the government. ACLU works to get stories of rights abuses into the press. ACLU of LA works in the community, organizing town meetings, educating people about their rights and advocating with politicians and policymakers. ACLU also works in the legislature, advocating for laws that will protect everyone and fighting measures that would limit our freedoms.

Attorney General’s Office
1885 N. Third Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

MAIL: P.O Box 94005
Baton Rouge, LA 70804

Mental Health Advocacy Services (Legal Representative)
(800) 428-5432

The Louisiana Mental Health Advocacy Service (MHAS) is an executive agency under the Office of the Governor of the State of Louisiana.

The Mental Health Advocacy Service provides legal representation in virtually every civil commitment proceeding in Louisiana. MHAS provides legal representation during the initial stages of confinement of mentally ill persons, as well as after commitment has occurred, in order to comply with a federal court order and state law.

NAACP Louisiana

The vision of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is to ensure a society in which all individuals have equal rights and there is no racial hatred or racial discrimination. The mission of the NAACP is to ensure the political, educational, social and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate racial hatred and racial discrimination. You can file a discrimination complaint on their website.

Voice of the Experienced

4930 Washington Ave, 

New Orleans, LA 70125

(504) 571-9599

Capital Area Legal Services Corporation
200 3rd Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70801-1304
Phone: 225-387-5173

Louisiana State Bar Association

(504) 566-1600

The purpose of the Louisiana State Bar Association is to aid in the administration of justice as officers of the court, assist the Supreme Court in the regulation of the practice of law, uphold the honor of the courts and the profession, promote the professional competence of attorneys, increase public understanding of and respect for the law, and encourage collegiality among its members.

Here is a link to Lawyer Referral Information page from the Louisiana State Bar Association

Southern Poverty Law Center


The Southern Poverty Law Center is dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry and to seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of our society. Using litigation, education, and other forms of advocacy, the Center works toward the day when the ideals of equal justice and equal opportunity will be a reality.

Southeast Louisiana

715 St. Ferdinand St.

Baton Rouge LA, 70802