Louisiana

Language Access Coordinator Contact
Brian Wiggins, Deputy Judicial Administrator - Language Access Coordinator
Supreme Court of Louisiana, Office of Language Access
1555 Poydras., Ste. 1550
New Orleans, LA 70112-4534
Phone
: (504) 556-9804
Email
: bwiggins@lasc.org
Website

Code of Ethics or Rules of Professional Conduct

Language Access Plan

Interpreter Statutes and Rules

Coordination/Supervision of Interpreters: Decentralized court system- determined by each local court

Cost of Interpreter Services (including fees to freelance and salaries of staff interpreters): Decentralized court system- determined by each local court

Budget for Language Access Program (not including direct interpreter services): Decentralized court system- determined by each local court

Funding for Language Access Program: Decentralized court system- determined by each local court

Compensation Range for Salaried Interpreters (spoken Language): Decentralized court system- determined by each local court

Compensation Range for Salaried Interpreters (sign language): Decentralized court system- determined by each local court

Compensation Range for Freelance Interpreters (certified spoken language): Decentralized court system- determined by each local court

Compensation Range for Freelance Interpreters (certified sign language): Decentralized court system- determined by each local court

Difference in Pay between Spanish and LOTS Interpreters: Decentralized court system- determined by each local court

Minimum Certification Requirements

2021 Dates and Locations of Testing and Training

Louisiana Supreme Court Orientation, Testing, and Training (registration deadline May 24, 2021)

Louisiana Supreme Court Orientation, Testing, and Training (registration deadline August 2, 2021)