Sept. 15, 2014 10:30 AM
There has been much progress in the 50 years since the Civil Rights Act was passed, but there is still work to be done. There has been much progress in the 50 years since the Civil Rights Act was passed, but there is still work to be done. By Valerie ...
Aug. 26, 2014 10:41 PM
Newly established honor recognizes outstanding local attorneys; Neuner and McGoffin win President's Award; and Blanchard named Outstanding Young Lawyer. On Sept. 4 at 6 p.m., the Lafayette Bar Association will be hold its first Hall of Fame banquet ...
Aug. 19, 2014 07:39 PM
Brittan Bush joins Liskow & Lewis, Blake David installed as the Third District Member of the Louisiana State Bar Association's board of governors, and Simien & Miniex announces 2014 scholarship winners. Brittan J. Bush has joined Liskow & Lewis' ...
Aug. 19, 2014 10:30 AM
Gideon's Promise lauds G. Paul Marx's work to improve the quality of indigent defense and helps train five new public defenders. National Award Spotlights Local Public Defender Gideon's Promise lauds G. Paul Marx's work to improve the quality of ...
June 18, 2014 10:30 AM
Before Swamp Pop was a soda, it was a T-shirt design, yet the artist behind the T-shirt has been mostly forgotten as the soft drink's popularity rises. Using a double entendre for the music genre known as Swamp Pop - made popular in Acadiana back ...
April 22, 2014 08:53 PM
State bar foundation bestows honor on founder and managing partner of NeunerPate LBF President Leo C. Hamilton, left, and Lafayette attorney Frank Neuner The Louisiana Bar Foundation has honored Lafayette attorney Frank Neuner Jr ...
April 17, 2014 10:00 AM
A lawyer's ad should only be a starting point, as there is much more to consider when seeking quality representation. You find yourself suddenly in need of a good lawyer. Maybe you were in an accident or perhaps someone took unfair advantage of you ...
March 21, 2014 10:00 AM
Lowering the jury threshold could have an uncertain impact on car insurance rates. If you are a Louisiana driver, chances are you pay considerably more for auto insurance than a driver in any other state. Some Louisiana legislators believe that these ...
March 21, 2014 10:00 AM
Our 50-year-old Lafayette Parish courthouse continues to serve the residents of our parish, despite that our population has grown from 85,000 to well over 227,000. Our 50-year-old Lafayette Parish courthouse continues to serve the residents of ...
March 21, 2014 10:00 AM
Responsible representation is our promise. The role of an attorney is multi-faceted, and the most important term associated with that role is "representation." In service to the legal profession, an attorney represents the interests of members in the ...

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While the members of this diverse group of Acadiana women can’t all say they were firsts, each of them has contributed to our community in ways too countless to capture in 500-word profiles ...