Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, until May 1, 2020, the Clerk’s Office for the Eastern District of Louisiana will not accept sealed documents on paper for filing.
Sealed documents should be submitted by email to the Court at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please use the encrypted “Send Securely” option in your email if available. Documents should be in PDF format and include an electronic signature of the attorney filing it.
Non-sealed pleadings should not be submitted to this email box. Non-sealed pleadings must be submitted for filing through CM/ECF, the court’s electronic filing system.
Until May 1, 2020, unrepresented parties, including individuals who are incarcerated, may fax pleadings to 504-310-8159 or email pleadings to email@example.com. If additional information is required, the Clerk’s Office will contact the filer by email.