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Cain, James David, Jr.
Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
Nominated by Donald J. Trump on January 23, 2019, to a seat vacated by Patricia Head Minaldi. Confirmed by the Senate on June 19, 2019, and received commission on June 25, 2019.
McNeese State University, B.S., 1990
Southern University Law Center, J.D., 1993
Law clerk, Hon. Henry Yelverton, Louisiana Court of Appeal, Third Judicial Circuit, 1993-1994
Private practice, Lake Charles, Louisiana, 1994-2019
Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana, August 28, 2018; no Senate vote