Are There Alternatives to Divorcing in Court?

The past years have been hard for all of us, and this has been made obvious in the number of divorces being filed. Divorce might feel like the end of your life. It is not! Here at Ellen Cronin Badeaux, we want you to see divorce as a new opportunity to continue your...

read more

5 Ways to Maintain Consistency with Co-Parenting

When it comes to raising a child, consistency is key. You may read this and say "Well sure, but my family cannot do that now that the kids' time is split between two households." Divorce may make consistency a bit more difficult to achieve, but it doesn't make it...

read more

Divorce & Holidays – 3 Ways to Help the Kids

One of the happiest times of the year becomes one of the hardest times of the year after a divorce. Yes, we're talking of course about the Holiday Season. If you thought planning for all of the holiday events and figuring out gifts, schedules, time off school, and who...

read more

Surviving the Holidays After Divorce

After your divorce, simply getting through your daily routine can be difficult. Your entire life has been turned upside down. With the Holidays right around the corner, this time of the year can feel insurmountable. The holidays are supposed to be a time to celebrate...

read more

Understanding Child Custody During Divorce

The state of Louisiana has unique laws regarding divorce. While in some other states, it is relatively simple to say you no longer want to be married, that is not the case for Louisiana residents. This is particularly true if you have children together. You see,...

read more

Legal Services Available Online

If you're like many people in the Baton Rouge, LA area, you're leaving the house as little as possible right now. There's a virus you certainly don't want to catch. There's civil unrest that includes protesting and anger. We've recently been hit by serious storms and...

read more

US Mail

Based on President Trump’s disclosure that there has been a mail slow down since January 2020, we are asking all clients to drop documents off at our office, in person, when possible. If a convenient time for you is outside of our business hours of 9:00 a.m. - 5:00...

read more
Contact Us Now

Contact Us Now

Fill out the form below and we will contact you shortly. For emergencies, please call (985)-892-1955


"I would like to thank your firm for everything you’ve done to help me keep 50/50 custody of my son. I came to you on very short notice but you knew exactly how to handle my case and I couldn’t be happier. I’m sure I will be working with you again in the future."
"After retaining two lawyers who made no progress, I retained Ellen Cronin Badeaux. Yesterday was our first hearing together and it was a major success. Ellen was professional, diligent, and a fighter...I am very glad I found her and will refer her to others without a doubt."
"Ms. Badeaux has been an excellent family attorney for us. Her time and personal commitment have allowed us to make informed decisions. We have had to trust her with very delicate and emotional issues and she has guided us to excellent outcomes. I will always appreciate the exceptional service she provides our family with. I have always liked the statement, "you get what you pay for"; and Mrs. Badeaux has been well worth it."
"Extremely knowledgeable and aggressive attorney. She has been our attorney for nearly 10 years. I highly recommend her for any family court matters."
"I have used Ms. Badeaux as my attorney off and on for 15 years. She has settled everything without a fuss; including a personal injury suit, an estate settlement and the quick setup of a partnership. I will continue to use her as my attorney and happily recommend her to friends & family."
"No one thought I could win but with her valuable service and exceptional legal knowledge, I did! I got my kids back and they're still with me today. I highly recommend Ellen Badeaux. I would not have my kids today if not for her!"

© 2019 Website and SEO by White Shark Media.