Louisiana Civil Appeals


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Includes the lawyer-author's "off-the-cuff opinions" on topics that include current affairs, depression, legal research and books.

Author: Author Raymond P. Ward is an appellate lawyer with Adams and Reese in New Orleans. He also writes another blawg called The (New) Legal Writer and contributes to Appellate Law & Practice.

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Recent Posts from Louisiana Civil Appeals

A welcome amendment to the Fifth Circuit rules
Posted: Feb 15, 2017, 9:43 am CST
Washington v. Trump
Posted: Feb 10, 2017, 9:40 am CST
In praise of night law school
Posted: Jan 25, 2017, 10:26 am CST
Two cases of interest to appellate lawyers.
Posted: Dec 30, 2016, 2:52 pm CST
When not to file a motion for new trial.
Posted: Dec 30, 2016, 3:20 pm CST
Recent grants of certiorari by the LASC
Posted: Dec 18, 2016, 1:18 pm CST
Interview with Justice Knoll
Posted: Dec 14, 2016, 6:51 pm CST
Is it okay to copy someone else’s brief?
Posted: Nov 30, 2016, 5:50 pm CST



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