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Hon. Judge Nakisha Ervin-Knott
Division "D" - DRS 1

421 Loyola Avenue, Room 303
New Orleans, LA  70112
Phone:  (504) 407-0230
FAX:  (504) 558-


Minute Clerk: Dawn Taylor
Law Clerk
: Jennifer Gordon Lampton

Law Clerk: Taylor Burnham

Court Reporter: Shannon Jarrell


          Monday through Friday
             9:00 AM to 4:00 PM


*Judge Ervin-Knott strictly enforces the Local Rules

*All parties must be present at the time the docket is called.

*No children allowed in the court room without prior approval.

*Counsel for parties wishing to have a Pre-Trial Conference with the Judge should sign-in on the docket sheet requesting same before 9:00 A.M.

Help Desk is located on the 4th floor of the Orleans Parish CDC.


Transcript requests should be directed to the Court Reporter, Shannon Jarrell, CCR, via email at . Please include the case caption, case number, and date of hearing.


* Louisiana Protective Order Registry Forms
* Income & Expense Worksheet - Spousal Support
* Motion for Preliminary Default
* Cover Sheet - All Actions for Divorce or Annulment
* Motion for Increase, Reduction or Suspension of Child Support Payment
* Petition For Protection From Abuse
* Non-Covenant Marriage
* Non-Military Service
* Trial Order