Term Ends: 2020
Ellen Hazeur is a Democratic judge for the Orleans Parish Civil District Court Division A in Louisiana. Hazeur won the general special election on March 24, 2018 and was sworn into office on April 26, 2018. Hazeur ran for judge on the 41st Judicial District Civil District Court in Louisiana.
Previously, Hazeur had served as a city councilwoman representing the Lower 9th Ward and New Orleans East from 1994 to 2000. Hazeur had pointed to that experience crafting and passing legislation as an advantage for a judge’s duties of interpreting the law.