Cody J. Vidrine

Cody J. Vidrine

Lake Charles, Louisiana
Mr. Vidrine is an assoicate attorney at the Law Office of John Green Jr., and joined the firm in May of 2016. Mr. Vidrine is originally from Oakdale, LA. He graduated from McNeese State University with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice. Mr. Vidrine attended law school at Southern University Law Center. During his time at SULC, he took part in criminal defense and mediation clinic classes. Additionally, Mr. Vidrine interned for Judge Shelly Dick at the U.S.D.C. Middle District of Louisiana and Judge Jewel "Duke" Welch at the Louisiana Court of Appeal, First Circuit. When Mr. Vidrine isn't diligently working for his clients, he is spending time with his friends and family. Mr. Vidrine is a fan of the LSU Tigers football and baseball, and also the New Orleans Saints.

Areas of Practice

  • 40% Family Law
  • 30% Personal Injury
  • 15% Criminal Defense
  • 15% Contract Disputes

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2016
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 2016
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 2016


  • Southern University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D.
  • McNeese State University, Lake Charles, Louisiana
    • B.S. - 2011
    • Major: Criminal Justice

Honors and Awards

  • Order of Omega (McNeese State University), 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member, 2016 - Present
  • Federal Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Southwest Louisiana Bar Association, Member, 2016 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Parker Layrisson Law Firm, Law Clerk
  • Louisiana Court of Appeals, First Circuit, Intern


  • Kappa Alpha Order
  • Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity