City Hall: 985-626-3144
Police Dept: 985-626-9711
Fire Dept: 985-626-8671

Legal Department

The Legal Department serves to assist the City Council, the Mayor and City of Mandeville departments.

The City Attorney serves as chief legal advisor to the Mayor, Council, all departments, offices and agencies pursuant to Section 4-02 (C) of the Home Rule Charter of the City of Mandeville. He represents the City in all legal proceedings and performs other duties prescribed by the charter or by ordinance.


Doug Schmidt
City Clerk
Fax: 985-624-3108

Tammy Brant

Tammy Brant
Clerk of Court
Phone: 985-626-3144
Fax: 985-624-3108

Paul Harrison

Paul Harrison
Asst. City Attorney

deShea Richardson

deShea Richardson
Asst. City Attorney

The Legal Department is located at 3101 East Causeway Approach, Mandeville, LA 70448.

You can contact the department by phone at 985-626-3144.

We look forward to serving your legal needs.


Mayor's Court convenes the 2nd full week of each month in the City Hall Courtroom.  Arraignments are on the first day, usually Monday, and trials are on the second day, usually Tuesday.  The Magistrate/Judge for Mayor's Court is The Honorable James P. DeSonier and the Prosecuting Attorney is Clayton Borne, III.

Click here for information on tickets and fines

Court Dates 2019-2020:

November 13, 2019

December 10, 2019

January 14, 2020

February 11, 2020

March 10, 2020

April 14, 2020

May 12, 2020

June 9, 2020

July 14, 2020

August 11, 2020

September 15, 2020

October 14, 2020

November 10, 2020

December 15, 2020

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