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Alvin Batiste

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Alvin Batiste
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Current Court Information:
18th Judicial District, Louisiana
Title:   Judge
Service:
Active:   2003-2014
Past position:   Assistant Public Defender, 18th Judicial District Court
Past term:   1995-1997
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Southern University Law Center, 1981
Alvin Batiste, Jr. is a judge of the 18th Judicial District, Division C in Iberville Parish, Louisiana.[1] He was elected to this position on November 5, 2002[2], taking office the following January. His current term expires on December 31, 2014.[3]

Education

Batiste graduated with a B.S. degree in economics from Southern University in 1976, going on to receive his J.D. from Southern University Law Center in 1981. He was admitted to the Louisiana State Bar that same year.[4]

Career

  • 1982-1985: Judge Advocates General of the US Navy
  • 1985-1988: Assistant Public Defender for East Baton Rouge Parish
  • 1988-1993: Assistant Attorney General (Environmental Section)
  • 1995-1997: Assistant Public Defender for the 18th Judicial District Court
  • 1996-1997: Arbitrator for the Southeastern Panel of the US Postal Service

Batiste also maintained a law practice with his late wife, Yolanda J. Batiste, until 1997.[4]

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