Laura Tuggle

Legal Aid Advocate (Louisiana)
Executive director of Southeast Louisiana Legal Services.

Links: (Current as of: August 31, 2015)


Letter to Editor

Many veterans need legal help but can’t afford it

Laura Tuggle
Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA)
July 6, 2018
The most popular answer from veterans around the country, including here in Louisiana, may surprise you: They need civil legal aid. They asked for lawyers to help resolve court fines, prevent eviction, restore suspended driver's licenses and handle child support issues.

Blog Post

Civil Legal Aid Must Play a Larger Role in Disaster Recovery

Laura Tuggle
August 27, 2015
Civil legal aid is an underappreciated model for how we should react to future disasters.


After a Disaster Like Katrina, Water, Food, and Shelter Are Not Enough

Laura Tuggle
Nation, The
August 27, 2015
Providing access to expert civil legal help is absolutely essential to rebuilding communities and lives after a disaster.

This page last modified: Mon, August 31, 2015 -- 1:28 pm ET