Law Offices of Lester J. Gauthier

PO Box 3371306 South Pierce StreetLafayette, LA 70502

Updated: 07/28/2014


Office Info


  • French
  • English

Practice Areas

  • Federal Criminal Law
  • Drug Charges
  • Criminal Law
  • Fraud and Embezzlement
  • Internet and Sex Crimes
  • Theft
  • Battery

Published Works

  • "Directed Verdicts in Louisiana Jury Trials: A Noble Purpose?", Louisiana Bar Journal, vol. 30, No. 6, April, 1983
  • "Selection: An Emerging Doctrine in the Uninsured Motorist Area or a One-Time Proposition?", Louisiana Bar Journal, vol. 31, No. 3, October, 1983
  • "Camille Gravel: An Icon in the Louisiana Criminal Justice System and in Louisiana Politics,", Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, The Advocate, winter, 2006

Classes and Seminars

  • Political Science courses for two semesters at the University of Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, 1970 - 1971
  • Paralegal courses for three semesters at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 1985 - 1988
  • "Family Law and Public Policy," Child and Family Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 2005 - 2007
  • Medical Malpractice in Louisiana, National Business Institute, 1997, 2000 and 2002
  • Handling Medical Negligence Cases in Louisiana, National Business Institute, 2002

Pro Bono Activities

  • Gauthier formerly hosted a government and law talk show on Acadiana Open Channel entitled, "Law Talk"




  • Nicole Borel, Legal Assistant

Office Information


PO Box 3371306 South Pierce StreetLafayette, LA 70502


  • 337-264-1869


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