Judicial Poll


Lawyers Voice Opinion on Judicial Candidates for November 3, 2020 Election 

The New Orleans Bar Association polled Active voting members regarding their preferences for New Orleans area judicial candidates running in the November 3, 2020 election. Each member was asked to vote for their first choice of candidates running for contested judicial seats. 562 Active voting members voted in the poll, which represents 26% of the membership. Only Active members are eligible to vote.

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. The voting results were rounded to the nearest decimal.

Louisiana Supreme Court, 7th Supreme Court District
     5%    Judge Sandra Cabrina Jenkins
   60%   Judge Piper Griffin
   27%    Judge Terri Love 
     8%    No Responses

Orleans Civil District Court, Division E
      9%  Dianne Alexander
    76%  Judge Omar Mason
    16%  No Responses

Orleans Civil District Court, Division F
    73%   Judge Chris Bruno
    17%   Jennifer M. Medley
      9%   No Responses

Orleans Civil District Court, Division G
    86%   Judge Robin Giarrusso
      7%   Schalyece Harrison
      7%   No Responses  

Orleans Civil District Court, Division I
    23%   Michael J. Hall
      7%   Elroy James
    28%   Lori Jupiter
    17%   DeWayne Williams
    25%   No Responses

Orleans Civil District Court, Domestic Section 1
    77%   Judge Bernadette D'Souza
    12%   LaKeisha Jefferson
    10%   No Responses

Orleans Criminal District Court, Section A
    17%   Dennis W. Moore
    72%   Judge Laurie A. White
    11%   No Responses

Orleans Criminal District Court, Section D
    55%   Graham Bosworth
    20%   Kimya Holmes
    25%   No Responses

Orleans Criminal District Court, Section E
    37%   Derwyn Bunton
    31%   Rhonda Goode-Douglas
    32%   No Responses

Orleans Criminal District Court, Section G
    16%   Lionel "Lon" Burns
    53%   Nandi F. Campbell
    31%   No Responses

Orleans Criminal District Court, Section K
    20%   Stephanie Bridges
    19%   Marcus DeLarge
    24%   Charles "Gary" Wainwright
    37%   No Responses

Orleans Criminal District Court, Section L
    18%   Angel Harris
    71%  Judge Franz Zibilich
    11%   No Responses

Orleans Juvenile Court, Section A
    26%   Kevin Guillory
    24%   Clinton "Clint" Smith
    13%   Marie Williams
    36%   No Responses

Orleans Juvenile Court, Section F
    31%   Ranord J. Darensburg
    14%   Tenee Felix
    14%   "Niki" Roberts
     41%   No Responses

Orleans Municipal and Traffic Court, Division A
    28%   Meghan Garvey
    54%   Judge Paul N. Sens
    17%   No Responses

24th JDC, ES2, Division B
    38%  "Chris" Cox
    24%   "Pat" Rooney
    38%   No Responses

24th JDC, ES2, Division H
   52%   Donald "Chick" Foret
   19%   "Jerry" Smith
    29%   No Responses

2nd Parish Court, Division A
    10%   Nelson J. Cantrelle III
    11%   Sharlayne Jackson-Prevost
    39%   Joseph A. Marino III
    41%   No Responses