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Keith Michael Couture

Keith Michael Couture

Practice areas:

Litigation, Criminal Defense, Civil Rights, Employment & Labor

About Me

Keith M. Couture was born in New Orleans, Louisiana.  I was admitted to practice law in all state and federal courts in Georgia 1993 and in all state and federal courts in Louisiana in 1994.  Mr. Couture is a graduate of Louisiana Tech University (B.S. Management, 1990).While at Louisiana Tech University, Mr. Couture served as vice president of Lamda Chi Alpha International Fraternity.

After graduation Mr. Couture attended Loyola University where he received a Juris Doctor Degree in 1993.  While attending Loyola University. Mr. Couture was an active member of the Public Interest Law Group.  Mr. Couture also received The Charles C. Foti Award for his achievements in the Law Clinic program. 


Mr. Couture is presently a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, the Georgia Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association, the Greater Covington Bar Association, and the St. Bernard Parish Bar Association.

Mr. Couture furthered the firms social goals by accepting cases thru the Orleans Indigent Defenders Conflict Panel.  He is a member of Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Mr. Couture is also on the Board of Directors for the Mental Health Association of St. Tammany


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Litigation: 60%
    22 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 20%
  3. Employment & Labor: 10%
    22 years
  4. Civil Rights: 10%
    22 years



Hourly ($175-210/hour), Contingent (20-35%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Shawn Michael Murray

    I endorse this lawyer's work.


    Shawn Murray Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Couture and Levesque LLC

337 Highway 21
Suite D
Madisonville, LA, 70447


LAEligible to practice law199407/14/2015
GAActive Member in Good Standing 199307/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalCouture and Levesque LLC2010 - Present
OwnerLaw Office of Keith Couture1994 - 2010

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Mental Health Association of St. TammanyChairman, Board Of Directors2008 - 2010
34th Judicial District Bar AssociationVice President2003 - 2009

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State v. LatourDismissal

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University (CA)N/AlawN/A