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Ellen Cronin Badeaux

Ellen Cronin Badeaux

Ellen Cronin Badeaux, LLC
  • Family Law, Divorce, Personal Injury...
  • Louisiana
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Ellen put herself through both undergraduate and law school. She a married, mother of two. Both her husband and daughter are also attorneys as are a nephew, father-in-law, 3 brothers-in-law and one brother-in-law who was elected judge. She was drawn to the areas of family law, criminal defense and plaintiff personal injury and has never changed course. She has practiced in Ascension, East Baton Rouge Jefferson, Livingston, Orleans, St. Bernard, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa and Washington Parishes for her entire 25 years of legal experience including, Amite, Baton Rouge, Chalmette, Covington, Denham Springs, Franklinton, Gonzales, Gretna, Hammond, Harvey, Kenner, Livingston, Madisonville, Mandeville, Metairie, New Orleans and Slidell at the City Court, District Court and Appellate Court levels.

Practice Areas
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Personal Injury
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Juvenile Law
  • Animal & Dog Law
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Insurance Claims
  • Traffic Tickets
  • White Collar Crime
Additional Practice Area
  • Car Accidents
  • Free Consultation
    Free personal injury, car accident, wrongful death, dwi, dog bite, criminal and white collar crime consultations by phone or in office. Free phone family law, divorce, custody, child support, mediation, domestic violence, juvenile law, and interdiction consultations and $50 office consultations.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    VISA, MC, Discover & American Express
  • Contingent Fees
    For personal injury, car accidents and wrongful death only
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
  • English
  • French
Professional Experience
Ellen Cronin Badeaux, LLC
- Current
Law Office of State Rep Dan Claitor
Law Clerk
Habans, Bologna & Carriere
Federal Public Defender
Loyola University New Orleans
J.D. (1992)
Honors: Moot Court, Highest grade federal criminal law.
Activities: Association of Women Law Students, Delta Theta Phi Legal Fraternity, Art Director for educational video, The Tax Consequences of Divorce.
Tulane University
B.A. (1988)
Honors: 3.5 GPA, Dean's List, Alpha Sigma Lamda Honorary Society, paper accepted for permanent collection Howard Tilton Library.
Professional Associations
International Bar Association
American Bar Association
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- Current
22d JDC Bar Association
- Current
Inns of Court
- Current
American Association for Justice
- Current
Jefferson Bar Association
- Current
Louisiana State Bar Association # 22028
- Current
New Orleans Bar Association
- Current
Federal Bar Association
- Current
Delta Theta Phi legal fraternity
- Current
Articles & Publications
Billing Practices Can Improve Collection
Briefly Speaking, New Orleans Bar Association Newsletter
Speaking Engagements
How to Select a Family Law Attorney, Cable TV production
It's the Law
Qualified family and civil mediator
Louisiana Bar Association Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
Notary Public
State Notary Board
Jefferson Parish Juvenile Ad Hoc Judicial Panel
Jefferson Judiciary
Licensed attorney
Louisiana State Bar Association
Websites & Blogs
Legal Answers
866 Questions Answered

Q. Custody and lawyer
A: You need a lawyer for your custody and child support disputes. You don't give enough information to answer your questions.
Q. What should a business person do to protect themselves for being blamed for a non forced entry burglary regarding guns
A: You need to hire a criminal attorney because this question is way too complicated and you did not give nearly enough details to answer on a website
Q. gow Can I adopt my cousins baby when he is born? Both parents willing to sign over rights at the hospital.
A: Hire an adoption attorney now, in advance, so all the paperwork can be ready for the birth.
Q. I was citated for no seatbelt, possesion of marijuana, and illegal use of marijuana in presence of persons under 17.
A: Hire a crininal attorney.
Q. i was arrested for Illegal carrying weapon presence of cds, gram of meth marijuana and paraphernalia all first offense.
A: Hire your own criminal attorney, stay on your PRESCRIBED medication, and don't do anything you can't reverse.
Q. Is there any lawyer in the Alexandria La area that is willing to help my wife end the bullying from her exhusband?
A: Justia is not a lawyer referral service. Google Ouachita Parish custody lawyer
Q. Good morning, my husband was remarried without divorcing me. How can I pursue a lawsuit?
A: File 4 divorce & partition & talk 2 the District attorney.
Q. I have speeding tickets happened longtime ago. But my DMV driving record shows no violation. Where can i get them?
A: Ignore the parking ticket. Call the Sheriff in LA for the 2 speeding tickets and hire an attorney to get them resolved.
Q. will a lawyer represent you
A: You are not entitled to a Public Defender for any Civil proceeding.
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Contact & Map
Ellen Cronin Badeaux, LLC
324 N. Theard St.
[Also by appointment in New Orleans and Slidell]
Covington, LA 70433
Telephone: (985) 892-1955
Fax: (985) 892-1023