Parish Attorney Robert Raymond
Phone: (985) 783-5013
Fax: (985) 783-5043
General Inquiries: Fill out the form
St. Charles Parish Courthouse Third Floor
14108 River Road
Destrehan, LA 70047
Parish Government Holidays (Offices Closed)
PLEASE NOTE: The Department of Legal Services does NOT provide generalized legal aid to residents. For assistance with legal aid, please contact the Department of Community Services.
The Department of Legal Services represents the Parish President and Parish Council whenever legal services are needed. This department also advises the Parish President and Parish Council when opinions are required and prosecutes or defends all suits or actions in which the Parish President or Council are parties.
The department continues to review policies and procedures for various committees, boards and commissions to ensure compliance with state, federal and local laws. In addition, the Department of Legal Services has increased its responsibility in providing aid to other departments, boards, committees and commissions and has established procedures that will endure and continue to aid future administrations.