Elton B. Richey Resume

Bar And Professional Associations

    • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
    • American Bar Association
    • Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (President & Board Member)
    • Criminal Defense Bar Association Of Northwest Louisiana (Founding Board Member)
    •  Harry V. Booth & Judge Henry A. Politz American Inn of Court
    • Shreveport Bar Association (Chairman Criminal Justice Committee)
    • Louisiana State University – Shreveport Alumni Association (President 2002-2003, Vice-President 2001-2002; Board Member 1999 to 2003)
    • Louisiana Appellate Project (Board of Directors)
    • State Bar of Georgia
    • Louisiana State Bar

Court Admissions

    • The United States Supreme Court
    • The United States Court of Appeal for the Fifth Circuit
    • The United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
    • The United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
    • The United States District Court for the Southern District of Georgia
    • The Louisiana Supreme Court
    • All Louisiana State and City Courts
    • The State and Superior Courts of the State of Georgia


    • Walter F. George School of Law, Mercer University Macon, GA; Juris Doctor: May 1991, Magna Cum Laude (Class Rank: Second in Class)
    • Louisiana State University – Shreveport
    • Bachelor of Criminal Justice: May 1988, Cum Laude – Honors
    • Brainard Currie Honor Society (Inducted 1991)
    • Order of the Barrister (Inducted 1991)
    • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
    • Phi Alpha Delta Outstanding Senior Award (1991)
    • Best Brief – First Year Moot Court Writing Competition (1989)
    • Federal Bar Association – Atlanta Chapter: Outstanding Achievement
    • Award American Jurisprudence Awards
    • Mercer Law Review: Book Editor: Lead Articles I (1990)
    • Moot Court Board (1990-91)
    • Trial Practice Team (1990-91)
    • Student Staff: National Criminal Defense College (1988-91)
    • Zeke Buckner Literary Essay Writing Award (1988) for Short Story, “King of the Hill”
    • Outstanding Criminal Justice Student (1988)
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