Office of the City Attorney

Leigh H. Roussel
City Attorney
City of Kenner
1801 Williams Boulevard
Building C, Suite 100
Kenner, Louisiana 70062
Telephone: (504) 468-4080
E-mail: lroussel@kenner.la.us


The City Attorney's Office is responsible for directing and supervising the legal affairs of the City of Kenner.  The City Attorney and Assistant City Attorneys are in-house counsel and are available to provide legal advice to the Mayor, the City Council, members of the Administration and various departments throughout the City. This office handles a variety of legal issues including but not limited to litigation, drafting of legislation and contracts, and the issuance of legal opinions to the Mayor, the City Council, and administrative department heads.  This office serves as legal counsel to the Planning and Zoning Commission, Board of Zoning Adjustments and the Alcoholic Beverage Review Committee.

Information Regarding Tickets and Court Dates

For information regarding the details of a ticket issued by the Kenner Police Department or a pending court summons, please contact the City of Kenner Clerk of Court’s Office at 504-468-7277.

How to Contact the City Attorney Prosecuting Your Case

For the name and contact information of the attorney prosecuting your case, please contact either the City of Kenner Clerk of Court’s Office at 504-468-7277 or the City Attorney’s Office at 504-468-4080.

City of Kenner Municipal Code of Ordinances

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City of Kenner Home Rule Charter

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Public Records Requests

The City Attorney’s Office oversees all requests to view public records.  All requests for public information must be in writing and include the name of the document you wish to review, the name of the originating department (if known), your name, address and other pertinent contact information.  The City Attorney’s Office will contact you as soon as the documents are available for review.

Click here to download the City of Kenner Request to View Public Records Form

You may submit your request to the following:

Office of the City Attorney
City of Kenner
1801 Williams Boulevard
Suite C-100
Kenner, Louisiana 70062
Telephone: 504-468-4080
Fax: 504-466-4514
E-mail: legal@kenner.la.us