Orleans Public Defenders

OPD provides clients with high quality client-centered legal representation in Louisiana’s criminal and juvenile justice system.

Activities volunteers have been able to do while working closely with an attorney include: conduct legal research; interview clients; draft memorandums; and go to court.

Louisiana Civil Justice Center

The Louisiana Civil Justice Center aims to improve access to justice for vulnerable people, including low-income, the elderly, and disaster-affected residents across Louisiana by providing legal services and resources.

Learn more about the city

Plan your trip! Although we work full-time during the week (40 hours), there is still plenty of time to explore and enjoy this enchanting city. Check out things to do and where to eat around New Orleans!