Term Ends: 2026
David Deshotels is a judge for the 33rd Judicial District in Louisiana. He was elected on November 4, 2014, taking office on January 1, 2015. Deshotels received his J.D. from Southern University Law Center. Prior to his judicial election in 2014, Deshotels was the district defender for the 33rd Judicial District. He was also a partner at the law firm Deshotels, Mouser & Deshotels.