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Foote, Elizabeth Erny

Born 1953 in Lafayette, LA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
Nominated by Barack Obama on February 4, 2010, to a seat vacated by Tucker L. Melancon. Confirmed by the Senate on June 15, 2010, and received commission on June 15, 2010.

Louisiana State University, B.A., 1974
Duke University, M.A., 1975
Louisiana State University Law School, J.D., 1978

Professional Career:

Law clerk, Hon. William Culpepper, Louisiana Court of Appeal, Third Judicial Circuit, 1978-1979
Private practice, Alexandria, Louisiana, 1979-2010