Term Ends: 2020
Party: R

Bruce Hampton has been encouraged to run for the open Third Judicial District, Division C seat created by the election of Judge Jay McCallum to the Second Circuit Court of Appeal because of his legal practice, business and law enforcement experience.

As an Assistant District Attorney Bruce has helped make our families safer with over 9,000 convictions in Lincoln and Union Parishes as a prosecutor.

Bruce has been an attorney since 1981, with a broad range of experience handling cases in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. His areas of practice include family law, estate planning, real estate and wills.

At Louisiana Tech University, Bruce earned the Wall Street Journal Finance Student of the Year award and graduated (cum laude) with a B.S. in Finance. He graduated from Tulane University Law School (magna cum laude) and earned his Master of Laws degree from Southern Methodist University, finishing first in his class.

As a member of the Union Parish Chamber of Commerce, Bruce has served as an officer and board member. He was selected by the Chamber as the 2017 Businessman of the Year. 

He is the current President of the Union Parish Bar Association.

Bruce is married to Cindy Kay and they have two children and four grandchildren.