Criminal Law


Upcoming Events:

Orleans Criminal Court During COVID-19
{1/2 hr CLE Credit}


Chief Judge Karen Herman will be interviewed by NOBA Criminal Law Committee Chair Brian Capitelli of Capitelli & Wicker about new operations of the Court and how lawyers are interacting with the Court during Covid-19. If you have any questions that you would like the Judge to answer, you can send them ahead of the webinar to Briana Nelms at During the webinar, you can use the chat feature to send questions also.

Chief Judge Karen Herman, Orleans Criminal Court, Section I

Brian J. Capitelli, Capitelli & Wicker

Time: 2 PM - 2:30 PM

Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Online Webinar

1/2 hour of CLE credit

NOBA member discount: Free!
Non-member attorney price: $10.00
*All credit card transactions will be charged a 3% convenience fee.


  1. Email Briana Nelms
  2. Non-member attorneys can pay online by clicking here.
    **Please note: we do not take American Express

Please note our updated cancellation policy:
Payment is expected before the start of programs in order to attend. Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund. No shows are not eligible for refunds and will be charged for the program, plus an administrative billing fee.

Recent Events:

On July 20, 2017, Walter Becker, Jr., Chaffe McCall, Patrice Sullivan, U.S. Attorney's office - Eastern District of LA, and Krista Bradford, Federal Bureau of Investigations, presented "Handling a Criminal Health Care Case in the Eastern of District of Louisiana" CLE.

On April 13th, La. Supreme Court Justice Greg Guidry and Conférence des Avocats du barreau de Paris held a CLE on a transatlantic exploration of criminal law.