Manuel Fernandez

From Judgepedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Manuel Fernanadez
Placeholder image.png
Do you have a photo that could go here? Submit it for this profile by emailing us!
Current Court Information:
34th Judicial District, Louisiana
Title:   Former Judge
Service:
Active:   2001-2013
Preceded by:   David Gorbaty
Past position:   Attorney, Private practice
Personal History
Born:   10/15/1942
Undergraduate:   University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1964
Law School:   Loyola University Law School - New Orleans, 1967



Manuel A. "Manny" Fernanadez was a judge of the 34th Judicial District, Division B in Louisiana. He was first elected to this position on May 5, 2001 to replace Judge David Gorbaty.[1][2] He retired on June 1, 2013—exactly 12 years after he was initially sworn in.[3]

Education

Fernandez received an undergraduate degree in economics from the University of Southwestern Louisiana in 1964, going on to receive his J.D. from Loyola University Law School - New Orleans in 1967.[2]

Career

Prior to his judicial election in 2001, Fernandez worked for 34 years as an attorney. He was also a member of the Louisiana House of Representatives (District 104) from 1976 to 1988. After that, he spent two years as an assistant chief of staff for the governor's office.[2]

See also

External links

References

LouisianaLouisianaLouisiana Supreme CourtLouisiana Courts of AppealLouisiana District CourtsLouisiana Family CourtsLouisiana Juvenile CourtsLouisiana Parish CourtsLouisiana City CourtsLouisiana Municipal CourtsLouisiana Traffic CourtsLouisiana Justice of the Peace CourtsLouisiana Mayor’s CourtsUnited States District Court for the Eastern District of LouisianaUnited States District Court for the Middle District of LouisianaUnited States District Court for the Western District of LouisianaUnited States bankruptcy court, Eastern District of LouisianaUnited States bankruptcy court, Middle District of LouisianaUnited States bankruptcy court, Western District of LouisianaUnited States Court of Appeals for the Fifth CircuitLouisiana parishesLouisiana judicial newsLouisiana judicial electionsJudicial selection in LouisianaLouisianaTemplate.jpg