Term Ends: 2020
Charles B. Adams is a judge of the 42nd Judicial District in DeSoto Parish, Louisiana. Prior to being elected judge of the 42 JDC, he served as a district court judge since his election on November 15, 1997. He was re-elected in 2014 for a term beginning on January 1, 2015 and expiring on December 31, 2020.
He previously served on the 11th Judicial District when that court governed DeSoto Parish. He moved to the 42nd Judicial District at its inception on January 1, 2009. Adams earned his J.D. from the Louisiana State University Law Center in 1987.