Below are the current local rules for The Family Court of East Baton Rouge Parish. Attorneys and self-represented litigants should consult these rules before filing pleadings and coming to court. The current rules were updated as of August 1, 2014.
 


The following links are provided for the convenience of attorneys and self-represented litigants in conjunction with the local rules. 

Local Rules CLE Presentation- The court recently sponsored a continuing legal education presentation that highlighted major rule changes. These materials are provided to emphasize the changes but the text of the rules should always be consulted. 
Louisiana Rules of Professional Conduct- These rules promulgated by the Louisiana Supreme Court set out the professional standards for attorneys licensed to practice law in this state. 
Rules for Louisiana District Courts- These uniform rules promulgated by the Louisiana Supreme Court provide general practice and procedural rules for courts accross the state.