A Louisiana Last Will & Testament includes the following requirements:
The testator has no age minimum.
They must also be of ‘sound mind’.
The Will must be signed by the testator or by someone else in their name (provided it is done under the testator’s direction and in their presence).The testator must declare to the witnesses that the document is their Louisiana Will and their signature is required on each page.
The signing of the Will requires at least two witnesses in order to make it valid. A notary must be present.
Another requirement to make the Will valid is that it must be in written format.
A Louisiana resident law does not limit the class of beneficiaries who may be included in a will.