Criminal Defense Attorneys in Kenner & Covington, Louisiana

From DUIs to domestic violence, and theft to speeding tickets, Rue Law Firm provides strong legal representation during your most challenging times. With offices in Kenner, Covington, and Gretna, Louisiana, Attorneys Rue and Alterman work tirelessly to fight for your rights to seek the best possible outcome for your circumstances. 
You don’t have to face challenges alone. Rue Law Firm will work to understand your case, gather evidence, and build a solid defense that is tailored to your needs.  

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Fight for Your Rights

Turn to Attorney Stephen Rue for a Broad Range of Criminal Defense Needs 

Have you been charged with a crime? Rue Law Firm practices in a wide variety of criminal charges — from traffic violations and juvenile charges to probation violations and theft charges — the attorneys at the firm are ready to represent your case.  

What Rue Law Firm Has to Offer

  • Over 30 Years of Experience

    The Rue Law Firm, also known as Stephen Rue & Associates, has been serving clients in the Greater New Orleans area and Northshore since 1991. The firm combines the work of attorneys to help with your criminal defense needs.

  • A Personable Approach

    The result of legal proceedings can profoundly impact lives, and you deserve the support of attorneys committed to providing individualized care throughout your case. Your matter will be approached with the utmost dedication.

  • Admired Advocacy

    Attorney Stephen Rue has served as a lecturer at Loyola Law School, Vice Chairman of the Civil Law and Litigation Section of the Louisiana Bar Association, and earned Fellowship status with the National Institute of Trial Advocacy.

Criminal Defense Support,
Providing Aggressive Legal Representation

& Misdemeanors

When it comes to felony and misdemeanor cases, our experienced criminal defense attorneys are here to direct you through the legal maze. We work to provide reliable counsel and unwavering support to help you navigate these situations with confidence.


With years of knowledge and a deep understanding of DWI/DUI laws and a commitment to your well-being, the firm’s team of skilled attorneys can vigorously challenge evidence, explore all legal avenues, and strive to protect your driving privileges and future.

Probation, Parole, & Expungement

With years of experience on their side, Attorneys Rue and Alterman can be your advocates. Whether you're navigating probation or parole issues, or seeking to clear your record, they are dedicated to guiding you toward a brighter future, free from the burdens of past mistakes.

Craft a Solid Defense for Your Criminal Charges in Louisiana

Develop a strong defense. 

Building an impactful defense in a criminal charge is paramount, as it safeguards an individual's rights, protects you with a fair legal process, and can determine a fair and truthful outcome, potentially avoiding severe penalties or wrongful convictions.