Camille A. "Cam" Morvant II
As District Attorney, my goals are:
To ensure that justice is served for the residents of Lafourche by enforcing the criminal laws of the State of Louisiana.
To champion the rights of victims of crime in Lafourche Parish.
To protect those juveniles subject to abuse and/or neglect.
To ensure that the best interests of children are preserved by enforcing Louisiana's child support laws.
To implement programs designed to educate and inform the public regarding the role that the District Attorney’s Office has in their day to day lives.
convenience, our office has an Assistant District Attorney available from 8:30am to 4:30pm Monday though Friday to answer your questions, provided that you do not already have an outside attorney representing you. Please call (985) 447-2003 and ask for the assistant on duty.
GOVERNMENT AND BOARDS -
The Lafourche Parish District Attorney is the statutory legal advisor to the Parish Government and to all Parish Board and Commissions. In his capacity as legal advisor, the District Attorney works closely with Parish Council and the Parish President to protect the interests of Lafourche Parish. The District Attorney's Office also makes itself available to answer questions and provide legal advice to Parish Boards and Commissions.
Project L.E.A.D. (Legal Enrichment and Decision-Making)
Violence Intervention Program (VIP)
District Attorney Truancy Program (DATE)
Internet Safety and Cyber Bullying
2016 - Press Release
THIBODAUX – The Lafourche Parish District Attorney’s Office received
two regional awards for excellence in Child Support Enforcement,
District Attorney Camille A. Morvant, II announced Friday.
The Child Support Enforcement Division of the District Attorney’s
Office finished first in the Thibodaux region for paternity
establishment percentage for the fiscal year 2015, and was also
recognized for overall outstanding performance, placing first for the
highest average of four performance measures for the same time period.
"I’m proud to say that our support enforcement efforts have been
consistently excellent since I became District Attorney, and we are
always among the most successful support enforcement offices in the
state," said District Attorney Camille A. Morvant, II. "These awards
reflect the hard work that Frank Rathle, Karen Martin and the entire
staff have done on behalf of the children here in Lafourche Parish."
The Lafourche Parish District Attorney’s Office is part of the region
covering Lafourche, Terrebonne, St. Charles and St. James Parishes. The
awards were announced in March at the Annual Child Support Enforcement
Conference, and the certificates of appreciation were presented to
Morvant, Rathle and Martin Friday at the Regional DFS office in