Gaston Louis Noel Porterie

Personal

Birthday: 
1/22/1885
Birthplace: 
Mansura, LA
Date of Death: 
3/24/1953
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Marksville, Louisiana, 1915-1920
District attorney, Fourteenth Judicial District, Louisiana, 1916-1920
Private practice, Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana, 1920-1932
District attorney, Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana, 1920-1932
Attorney general, State of Louisiana, 1932-1939

Nominated to the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Louisiana [sic], January 24, 1939; nomination withdrawn by president, January 25, 1939

Education

Name of School: 
Louisiana State University
Degree: 
B.S.
Degree Year: 
1904
Name of School - Second: 

Paul M Hebert Law Center Louisiana State University

LSU Law Center offers training in both civil law, used in Louisiana and in 60% of the world's jurisdictions, and common law, in force in 49 other states and in 40% of the glob.

Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1915

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana
Court Name: 

Louisiana Western District Court

President Nominating: 
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
2/9/1939
Termination Date: 
3/24/1953
Termination Reason: 
Death
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