Louisiana Criminal Laws


Louisiana Criminal Laws


If you’ve been charged with a crime you likely have questions about what the state would need to prove and what the maximum penalties are for that crime.  Below is a list of the some of the most common charges we have seen people accused of over the years.  The list below does not cover every criminal charge in Louisiana so if you do not see what you are looking for give us a call.  We’ve handled hundreds of cases in both state and federal courts and can help you understand how to prepare your best defense to criminal charges.

Louisiana Criminal Laws

Call Rusty Messer & Associates at (225) 963-9638 if you have been charged with a crime and would like to discuss your case with an experienced Louisiana criminal defense attorney.

We regularly handle criminal charges in the following parishes: Ascension Parish, Assumption Parish, East Baton Rouge Parish, East Feliciana Parish, Iberville Parish, Livingston Parish, Pointe Coupee Parish, St. James Parish, St. Helena Parish, West Baton Rouge Parish, West Feliciana Parish.

We regularly handle criminal charges in the following cities: Baton Rouge, Clinton, Convent, Denham Springs, Donaldsonville, Gonzales, Greensburg, Livingston, Napoleonville, New Roads, Plaquemine, Port Allen, St. Francisville.





If you have been arrested or charged with a crime, call us today to schedule a consultation where we can discuss the case and your rights. Being charged with a crime is a serious matter that can have life long implications. We have handled thousands of criminal cases and regularly handle cases in both state and federal courts as well as in juvenile courts. Let us fight to protect your rights. 

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