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.
For your 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.
PARISH 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.
L.E.A.D. (Legal Enrichment and Decision-Making)
Intervention Program (VIP)
Attorney Truancy Program (DATE)
Safety and Cyber Bullying
Press Release -
March 20, 2017
THIBODAUX – Lafourche Parish
District Attorney Camille A.
Morvant, II has been appointed
to the membership of the
Louisiana State Law Institute.
"It was truly an honor to be
appointed to serve on the Law
Institute," said Morvant. "The
Institute serves a vital role in
the development of statutory law
in this state. I think it’s fair
to say that no important change
in the law is even considered
without its involvement. I very
much look forward to the work to
be done, and appreciate the
trust placed in me by our
The Louisiana State Law
Institute, organized under
authority of the LSU Board of
Supervisors, was chartered,
created and organized as an
official advisory law revision
commission, law reform agency
and legal research agency of the
State of Louisiana.
Founded on the LSU campus in
1933, the Institute draws its
membership from the state and
federal judiciary, including the
Louisiana Supreme Court, the
offices of the Governor and
Attorney General, the
legislature, law school
administrators and various bar
associations and the public
defender’s association. Morvant
is the District Attorney
appointed to represent the
Louisiana District Attorney’s
The general purposes of the
Louisiana State Law Institute
are to promote and encourage the
clarification and simplification
of the law of Louisiana and its
better adaptation to present
social needs, to secure the
better administration of
justice, and to carry on
scholarly legal research and
scientific legal work.