Aaron D. Lawrence

Aaron is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury Attorney in Ruston, Louisiana. He received his Juris Doctor and Graduate Diploma in Comparative Law from the Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center. He received his Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences from the University of North Texas. Before attending law school, Aaron was a Sergeant in the U.S. Marine Corps. He served overseas as part of Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom. Aaron was honorably discharged from the Marine Corps in 2011.

Aaron is an active advocate for Veterans, a lifetime member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), and currently serves as the Louisiana state legal officer for the organization. He is a founding Louisiana ambassador for Bunker Labs, a national non-profit organization focused on inspiring, connecting, and equipping military-connected entrepreneurs with the resources needed to make their businesses successful. Aaron has been proud to assist in guiding state legislation focused on helping veterans and their businesses since 2020 and was recently appointed to the Louisiana Veterans Affairs Commision.

Aaron Lawrence is a member of the Louisana State Bar Association, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Lincoln Parish Rotary Club, and St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church.

Aaron lives in Ruston with his wife Kathryn and their three sons Beau, Jack, and Rhett.

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  • Lawrence Law Firm is the best!

    I highly recommend Lawrence Law Firm they quickly answered all my questions and pointed me in the right direction. 5-star Google Review
  • A true blessing to my son!

    A true blessing to my son - 5-star Google Review
  • A pleasure to work with!

    Aaron Lawrence returned my call quickly, settled my mind and took care of my family. He is kind, easy to talk to, and professional. I highly recommend the Lawrence Law Firm. - 5-star review
  • Lifesaver

    Aaron Lawrence is a lifesaver! He was quick to respond, incredibly helpful, and his advice was spot-on for fixing a really complicated traffic violation matter. Mr. Lawrence was referred by a friend, and I'm so glad he was! Hoping I don't have to call on him again, but I am sure glad to know he's...
  • Aaron was so helpful in answering my questions

    Aaron was so helpful in answering my questions, he listened and gave me some excellent advice. He also pointed me towards the right people that I needed to contact. He was kind and as a military spouse it is so important to have people you trust to help you when needed. - 5 Star Review Google
  • I highly recommend this firm if you are ever in the need of legal assistance hands down the best.

    I wanted to take a minute to thank the Lawrence Law Firm for their outstanding service in recently assisting me with an issue. The professionalism and prompt resolution of my issue is why I've given the Lawrence Law Firm a 5 Star rating however if it were available I'd make it a 10 Star. I highly...
  • We'll always be very grateful to the firm.

    A friend of mine highly recommended me to Lawrence Law Firm for my son criminal case. My son & I were very pleased of the outcome. Attorney Aaron is a man of his word & he stood by it in my son case. He made away to give my son a second chance at life. We'll always be very grateful to the firm. I...
  • Aaron is a standup guy

    Aaron is a standup guy and will definitely take care of you. Highly recommend. - 5 Star Google Review
  • Aaron is a wonderful choice for representation.

    Aaron is a wonderful choice for representation. Reliable, responsive, & thorough. Highly recommend! - 5 Star Google Review
  • I trust him and recommend him highly

    Mr. Lawrence is a true professional that cares about his clients. I trust him and recommend him highly to anyone in need of his services. - 5 Star Google Review 
  • Aaron is an amazing resource and a trusted resource

    Aaron is an amazing resource and a trusted resource I go to often with legal and business related questions. He is extremely knowledgeable, quick to act, and can be trusted to handle your business discreetly. Five stars! - 5 Star Google Review 
  • Aaron's legal advise has been crucial

    As a small business owner, Aaron's legal advise has been crucial. He has helped me with vendor contracts, leases on new locations, as well as reviewed my employee agreements and articles of organization for any vulnerabilities. I feel much more comfortable reaching out to him for help since he st...
  • His team continued to keep me and my family informed

    As a current military family, we find ourselves often moving many times with only one or three years at any given place. My son continued to attend a university in the area while the rest of our family picked up and moved to our next assignment. A year later I found out that my son was facing som...
  • Trust him and he will also update you with all necessary information

    Thanks to Lawrence Law firm family and to my wife who kept telling me to have faith in Mr. Lawrence base(d) on his reviews she relished the company is owne(d) by a family and they will never mess with their family name, am very happy Mr. Lawrence helped me out, the ticket was killing me in silent...
  • Aaron and his team puts their client's interest first.

    Aaron Lawerence and his firm provided the experience, knowledge and professionalism I expect for my legal representation. Aaron explained to me, in detail, what the best options for me were given my situation. Aaron went above and beyond what I expected and helped track down paperwork from 10+ ye...
  • I can’t say enough good things!

    Aaron was the best! He's kind, personable, and nonjudgmental. He helped me through a difficult situation and made sure I knew what was going on every step of the way. If you are on the fence about who to use, Aaron is your guy! - 5-star review from Avvo.com
  • Amazing!

    Aaron was kind, professional, and helpful in our consultation. I would highly recommend him! A 5-star review from Avvo
  • Would recommend him to anyone!

    Nothing but good things to say! He answered all of my questions and made this process as quick and painless as possible. Everyone in the area should use him! A 5-star review from Avvo.
  • Truly, the BEST

    Aaron was so helpful! Especially in a situation I have never been in. I never write reviews but I am inclined to write one for him because he did auch a great job. Reliable, informative, and kind - the best! A 5-star review from Avvo.
  • I highly recommend

    Aaron Lawrence was very professional and 100% effective in handling my case. I highly recommend him to anyone who needs an outstanding lawyer. 5-star review from Google
  • Aaron is reliable, kind, and professional

    I had an incredible experience with Aaron! He is reliable, kind, and professional. I would recommend him to anyone. A 5-star Google review