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     Tad Bartlett, Co-Chair             Martin A. Stern, Co-Chair

Upcoming Events:

Behind the Scenes: a U.S. Fifth Circuit Appeal CLE

The Hon. James L. Dennis, United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit 

Thursday, April 20, 2017

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
600 Camp Street, John Minor Wisdom U.S. Court of Appeals West Courtroom
New Orleans, LA 70130

1 hour of CLE credit

NOBA member discount: $35 (includes lunch)
Non-member price: $55 (includes lunch)
*All credit card transactions will be charged a 3% convenience fee.


  1. Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or
  2. Email Morgan Ellis.
  3. Mail payment to the NOBA Office, 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130
  4. NOBA members can pay online by clicking here

Please note: Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund less a $15 administrative fee. No refunds for no shows.


April 2016 Blog Post:

"Don't Be So Emotional"

Recent Events:

On October 25, Jeff Richardson presented "Exploiting Technology on Appeal" CLE.

On March 13, 2014, the Committee held a meeting with speaker Danielle Schott, Clerk of Court, Louisiana court of Appeal - Fourth Circuit.