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Benjamin Rene LaBranche

Benjamin Rene LaBranche

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, General Practice, Federal Crime

About Me

I have a practice in Baton Rouge that focuses on Criminal and Civil Litigation.  I am President of the Baton Rouge Bar of Criminal Justice and also serve on the board of directors for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.  I serve on the fourth amendment committee for the Nation Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and I am the chair of the continuing education committee for Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.  I am a member of the Nation Criminal Defense College which is an intense two week trial training program.  I am fluent in Spanish and represent many hispanic clients in criminal and civil matters who don't speak english.  


Languages Spoken: Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. General Practice: 20%
  3. DUI & DWI: 20%
  4. Federal Crime: 10%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Liset Lefebvre Martinez

    Ben is a true litigator, cares about his clients, and is extremely knowledgeable in criminal law. I endorse this fellow colleague.


    Liset Martinez Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

6777 Jefferson Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA, 70806


LAEligible to practice law200405/03/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
President's AwardLouisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers2011

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyEast Baton Rouge Office Of Public Defender2007 - 2012
OwnerBenjamin R. LaBranche, LLC2004 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersBoard of Directors2012 - Present
Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense LawyersBoard of Directors2010 - Present
Baton Rouge Bar of Criminal JusticePresident2009 - Present
Dean Henry George McMahon American Inn of CourtN/AN/A
National Criminal Defense CollegeN/AN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southern University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Louisiana State UniversityBusinessBS - Bachelor of Science2001

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Baton Rouge Expungement FairExpungements2013