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COVID-19: Court & Legal Info in New Orleans, LA

We're in this together
COVID-19 has impacted the lives of many in New Orleans, LA, across the region, and the world. As the situation continues to evolve, Lausten & Co., LLC, wants to reassure our clients and the community that we are taking this situation seriously, and putting safety measures in place that prioritize the health and well-being of our clients and staff. We also want to ensure you get the answers and consummate legal guidance you expect.

As a firm, we are carefully monitoring and adhering to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Louisiana Department of Health other government agency guidance, and staying abreast of any changes or updates.

Our attorneys and staff have been advised on the practical measures to help stem the tide of COVID-19, including regular hand washing, the use of hand sanitizer, frequently disinfecting commonly touched areas, and social distancing whenever possible to limit in-person interaction. Attorney Kristin M. Lausten is well accustomed to remote practice, which involves using video and phone conferences and communicating via phone, Skype, Facetime, and e-mail.

If you are an existing client and have a question about your case in light of the COVID 19 pandemic, please call (504) 377-6585 or send us a message online. We are also accepting new clients, and operating normally.

Attorney Lausten is Available & Working

We are working hard every day to address your needs and questions. We are monitoring calls, responding to requests, working on rescheduling hearings when necessary, and staying on top of deadlines.

We know how serious your situation is and the impact this is having across the region. We will work to ensure these unprecedented events do not unfairly impact your legal issue.

Stay Up-to-Date

Communication is key in any legal matter, and especially now. Attorney Lausten is closely monitoring all client deadlines, court closures, and will continue to keep you updated.

Court dates may be moved and rescheduled depending on availability and jurisdiction. If you have a case scheduled, please reach out to discuss how the closure affects your particular situation.

If things continues to progress, we will explore all available options to provide you with the best possible representation. This may include using video depositions and testimony, e-document filing, and other tools should the need arise.

You Can Always Reach Us

Your case and the dedicated service Attorney Lausten provides will not be interrupted despite this uniquely challenging time. We appreciate your patience and we will continue working at full capacity to earn the best result possible for our clients.

Attorney Lausten remains available at (504) 377-6585.

We’re All In This Together

We hope that you and your families are safe and healthy. Thank you for your patience and flexibility. We truly appreciate your choice in deciding to work with an attorney who will stand by you no matter what. We look forward to continuing to work together to resolve your current and future legal issues.