Civil Filings

CIVIL FEE SCHEDULE  – Effective August 1, 2017

Type of Suit – All amounts are based on one service. Each additional service is $100.00 each.

Fax Filing: RS 13:850  – Original has to be received within 7 days.

Advance Court Costs must be paid at the time of filing.

Adoptions $400.00
Amended & Supplemental Petitions $400.00
Cross Claims $300.00
Damages $400.00
Divorce $400.00
Emancipations $300.00
Executory Judgment & Garnishment $400.00
Executory Process $400.00
Garnishment in Existing Suit $400.00
Interventions $300.00
Judgment Debtor Exams $250.00
Jury Order $150.00
Mandamus $300.00
Minority Interdiction $300.00
Name Change $300.00
Open Account $400.00
Partition of Community Property $250.00
Reconventional Demand $300.00
Rules $300.00
Sequestrations $300.00
Subpoenas & Duces Tecum $100.00
Successions $400.00
Double Successions $500.00
Third Party Demand $300.00
Tutorships $300.00
Workman’s Compensation $300.00

Separate Check required for service through Secretary of State – $50.00 per service made payable to the Secretary of State

For Service through the Sheriff’s Office of a different parish – Please call for additional amount.

Judgment of Dismissal – Please call the Civil Department at 985-369-6653

Copies of Paper exhibits, attachments, transcripts and depositions – $2.00 per page

Copies of all other exhibits – compact disc, tapes, maps, etc. – $5.00 each

Expungements:

  • Print form from website located at laclerksofcourt.org
  • File at Clerk’s office with separate money orders to each of the following departments:
    • LA Bureau of Criminal Identification – $250.00
    • Assumption Parish Clerk of Court – $200.00
    • Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office – $50.00
    • Assumption Parish District Attorney- $50.00
  • If this is for a DWI that the defendant had a guilty plea then also add:
    • Department of Public Safety – $50.00