Term Ends: 2028
Jay B. McCallum (independent) is a judge for of the Louisiana Second Circuit Court of Appeal 2nd District. He assumed office in 2018. His current term ends on December 31, 2028.
McCallum ran for election for the judge of the Louisiana Second Circuit Court of Appeal 2nd District. He won in the general election on April 28, 2018.
McCallum filled the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Harmon Drew. McCallum was the chief judge of the 3rd Judicial District in Louisiana (Union and Lincoln Parishes). He served this district from January 1, 2003, until his election to the court of appeal.
McCallum earned his J.D. from the Louisiana State University School of Law in 1985. McCallum has worked as an assistant district attorney for the 3rd Judicial District and as a senior partner of the law firm of Rabun, McCallum & Dozier. He was a Louisiana Representative for District 12 from 1992 until he joined the district court in 2003.