Judicial Poll

Lawyers Voice Opinion on Judicial Candidates for October 12, 2019 Election


The New Orleans Bar Association polled Active members regarding their preferences for New Orleans area judicial candidates running  in the October 12, 2019 election. Each member was asked to vote for their first choice of candidates running for contested judicial seats, and 228 members voted.

Be advised that the Board of Directors does not check or verify the accuracy of any fact or assertion made by a candidate in response to the judicial questionnaire. 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 Supreme Court, 1st District

Judge Scott Schlegel                 35%

Judge Hans Liljeberg                    32%

Judge Will Crain                           27%

Richard Ducote                             6%