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Judicial Poll

Lawyers Voice Opinion on Judicial Candidates for March 25, 2017 Election

The New Orleans Bar Association polled Active members regarding their preferences for New Orleans judicial candidates in the March 25, 2017 election. Each Active member was asked to vote for their first choice of candidates running for judicial seats, and 276 members voted. The results of this poll do not in any way represent an endorsement by the New Orleans Bar Association and reflect only the views of the Association’s individual members who voted. Numbers are rounded to the nearest decimal.

Louisiana Court of Appeal, 4th Circuit, 1st District, Division C

Judge Tiffany G. Chase                                             57 %

Judge Paula Brown                                                   37 %

No Responses                                                           6 %


Orleans Parish, Civil District Court, Section B

M. Suzanne “Suzy” Montero                                      59 %

Rachael Johnson                                                      34 %

Marie Williams                                                          1 %

No Responses                                                            5 %


The New Orleans Bar Association represents the interests of 2,900 lawyers and judges in the New Orleans area.