Southwest Louisiana Bar Foundation PO Box 1139
Lake Charles, LA 70602

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Our History & Mission:

The Southwest Louisiana Bar Foundation is a non-profit organization established in 2009. Our mission includes:

  Meeting the legal needs of the area’s underserved
  Fostering confidence in the law, lawyers and the judiciary
  Encouraging altruism among the legal profession and the general public 

The foundation will support worthy causes of a charitable nature related to the legal profession and will help to remove barriers and provide access to the justice system to all individuals regardless of their economic status.

Meet our staff and the legal professionals who serve on the Board.


Executive Director, Sandy Haan

2012 Board of Directors:

  Tom Lorenzi, President fleur de lis   John "Spike" Scofield
  Jeff Cole, Vice President Elect fleur de lis   Winfield Little
fleur de lis   Jim Watson, Treasurer fleur de lis   Rudie Soileau
fleur de lis   Betty Raglin fleur de lis   Kendrick Guidry
fleur de lis   Phillip DeVilbiss fleur de lis   Judge H. Ward Fontenot
fleur de lis   Peter Pohorelsky fleur de lis   David Hanchey
fleur de lis   Judge Gene Thibodeaux fleur de lis   Marcus LaCombe
fleur de lis   Judge Robert Wyatt