Joshua S. Guillory

Joshua S. Guillory

Owner and Attorney
Lafayette, Louisiana
337-233-1303 (Office)

Attorney Joshua S. Guillory was born in Alexandria, Louisiana. Upon graduating high school from Alexandria Senior High, he enrolled in classes at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree. Josh was a member of Mu Kappa Tau, a national honor society for marketing majors, while attending UL Lafayette.

On June 19, 2001, Josh enlisted in the Army National Guard. He was later accepted into the Officer Candidate School where he graduated second in his class and was awarded the Erickson Cup as a distinguished graduate. He graduated from the Unites States Airborne School and earned his airborne wings in 2004. Josh is a veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom. He served in Baghdad, Iraq as a Cavalry platoon leader in 2005 and earned his "Combat Spurs" during his tour in Iraq. He served as a Cavalry officer for the remainder of his military career. Before leaving the service, Josh served as a Troop Commander. Attorney Josh Guillory understands and appreciates the value of hard work. He earned his Juris Doctorate from Southern University Law Center, cum laude, while simultaneously managing a full-time career, a growing family, and classes at night. Josh is committed to understanding his clients' needs, working hard to provide honest and informed advice based on their needs, and continuously stands ready to provide sound legal advice that you can count on.

Family and the Acadiana community are important to Josh. He is the proud husband of Jamie Guillory, a native of Lafayette, Louisiana. Josh has three children and is actively involved in the Acadiana community. In addition to his law practice in Lafayette, he has coached in a variety of youth athletic leagues in the area. Josh is also a professor of law at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

Our legal system is the greatest defender of justice in the world. However, when one is involved in a legal struggle, they need an attorney that they can count on. The Law Office of Joshua S. Guillory is committed to providing quality service in a variety of legal areas, including criminal law, family law, personal injury, and estate planning.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Child Support
  • Military Divorce
  • Adoption
  • Criminal Law
  • Drug Charges
  • Personal Injury
  • White Collar Crime
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Estate Planning


  • Professor of Law, University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Lafayette Parish Bar Association
  • Lafayette Parish Bar Association Family Law Section
  • American Inns of Court of Acadiana