Chief Judge D. Milton Moore III

Judge D. Milton Moore III

Monroe, Louisiana (2003)
First District, Section 2, Division B

Date of birth: December 24, 1951; married to Janet Little Moore; two sons: Will and Doug


  • Second Circuit Court of Appeal, Shreveport, LA: Appellate Judge, elected to office 2003
  • Fourth Judicial District Court: Judge, Division “C”, elected 1988; re-elected 1990 and 1996; Chief Judge 1997-1998. Presided over first Treatment Drug Court in the district
  • Private Law Practice for 12 years
  • Monroe City Council: 1980-1984; Chairman 1984-1986
  • Author of “ADR: The Future is Now”, 43; Louisiana Bar Journal 148 (August 1995)
  • Judicial Mentoring Project (1996)


  • Louisiana State University Law School, Baton Rouge, LA: Juris Doctorate 1976
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana: Bachelor of Arts in History 1973
  • Neville High School: Graduate 1969


  • American, Louisiana State, and Fourth District Bar Associations
  • Louisiana District Judges Association (Executive Committee 1998 – 2002)
  • American Judges Association
  • American Judicature Society
  • Louisiana Judiciary Commission: 1999-2002, (Chair 2001-2002)
  • Louisiana Bar Foundation (Director, 1993-1999)
  • Uniform Rules Committee, Louisiana Judicial Council
  • Committee on Mandatory Continuing Legal Education, Louisiana Supreme Court
  • Jesus the Good Shepherd Catholic Church, Monroe, Louisiana
  • Chairman, Red Mass Society of Northeast Louisiana
  • Monroe Rotary Club