Judge Gary J. Ortego
Post Office Box 371
Ville Platte, LA 70586
Telephone: (337)363-5516
Fax: (337) 363-3005

Margie Martin - Administrative Assistant
Janice Johnson - Court Reporter
Tony Soileau - Bailiff

The Court does not provide legal advice. For assistance in completing the forms, or for additional legal information, you may contact either of the following agencies:

  • Louisiana Civil Justice Center Helpline: Ph. 1-800-310-7129
  • Acadian Legal Services: 1-877-256-0636
  • LSBA is providing a free “Self-Help Website” tailored to the 13th JDC  and specifically people who are unable to afford an attorney or obtain pro bono/legal aid assistance. Visit www.4thJDCSelfHelp.com