Meet the Civil Division

1342 LA Hwy 44

Reserve, Louisiana 70084

Office Hours are from: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Main Office Telephone Number: (985) 652-9757
Fax number: (985) 651-6753


Keith Green, Jr.

Chief ADA, Civil Division 

Kennilyn Schmill

ADA, Civil Division



Experienced Legal Professionals

Serving St. John the Baptist Parish

District Attorney’s Office



     The Civil Division of St. John the Baptist Parish District Attorney’s Office provides the Parish Governing Authority  with advice and counsel on complex legal issues and litigation matters.  The District Attorney's Office is responsible for the enforcment of the Open Meetings Laws.



     Provide legal counsel to the President Parish and Parish Council


Attend and provide legal counsel at general meetings of government

bodies of the parish


Prepare and provide legal opinions for parish governments, school

Boards and various public agencies including assistance with state

agencies within the jurisdiction


Defend law suits and legal demands against parish governments and other

boards and commissions including schools boards, water, and sewerage, etc.


The Civil Division has established protocols to respond and answer all appropriate questions necessary to provide legal services to local government.