Latest Update from the Fifth Circuit
Due to the improved health conditions, effective November 1, 2021, the Fifth Judicial Circuit is no longer requiring face masks and social distancing while in court.
Read new Administrative Order A-2021-52-A for more information.
Jury Trials and Grand Jury Proceedings have been reinstated in all courts of the Fifth Judicial Circuit.
If you have any questions about how your local court is operating during the COVID-19 pandemic, contact us.
Essential hearings and other trial court proceedings are being conducted in-person or remotely via video conferencing or telephone.
To learn more about virtual hearings, click here.