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Louisiana Attorney General

Current State AG
Jeff Landry (R)
Political Party
Republican
Assumed Office

2016

Current Leadership Positions
Chair of NAAG Southern Region, RAGA Executive Committee


Jeff Landry was elected Attorney General in 2015, and was reelected without opposition in 2019. Prior to his election, AG Landry was a business owner and attorney in private practice. He served one term in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2011 to 2013. AG Landry also served in the Louisiana Army National Guard and as a sheriff’s deputy and police officer.

Jeff Landry was elected Attorney General in 2015, and was reelected without opposition in 2019. Prior to his election, AG Landry was a business owner and attorney in private practice. He served one term in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2011 to 2013. AG Landry also served in the Louisiana Army National Guard and as a sheriff’s deputy and police officer.

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The AG is an elected position in Louisiana.

  • Next Election:November 7, 2023 (Open Seat)
  • Election Process:Elected
  • Term/Limit:4 years / none


Latest Louisiana Attorney General News & Insights

Louisiana AG Plans to Appeal Cost of Carbon Ruling to Supreme Court

Louisiana AG Jeff Landry, leading a 10-state coalition of AGs, stated that he plans to petition the Supreme Court to review a 5th Circuit order reversing a lower court ruling enjoining the use of an increased “social cost of carbon” metric imposed by the Biden administration. The AGs challenged the Biden administration’s Executive Order 13990,…

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28 AGs Call on GoFundMe for Changes in Terms of Service

New Mexico AG Hector Balderas, Mississippi AG Lynn Fitch, and Louisiana AG Jeff Landry led a coalition of 28 AGs that sent a letter calling on the online crowdfunding platform GoFundMe to make improvements in the clarity and disclosure of the site’s Terms of Service for consumers who use the platform. The AGs alleged that…

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