Mary Ann Vial Lemmon


New Orleans, LA
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Private practice, Hahnville, Louisiana, 1964-1975
Law clerk, Hon. Harry T. Lemmon, Louisiana Court of Appeal, Fourth Judicial Circuit, 1975-1980
Law clerk, Hon. Harry T. Lemmon, Supreme Court of Louisiana, 1980-1981
Judge pro tem, Louisiana District Court, Twenty-Third Judicial District, 1981-1982
Judge, Louisiana District Court, Twenty-Ninth Judicial District, 1982-1996
Judge pro tem, Louisiana Court of Appeal, First Judicial Circuit, 1990


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Loyola University New Orleans
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Loyola University New Orleans College of Law

Loyola University New Orleans College of Law was established in 1914. In the Jesuit tradition of academic rigor, pursuit of justice, and service to others, the College of Law has as its mission to educate future members of the Bar to be skilled advocates and sensitive counselors-at-law committed to ethical norms in pursuit of dignity for all. The College of Law offers both civil law and common law curriculums, full time day and part-time evening programs, as well as five joint degree programs. Critical and analytical thinking, ethics and professionalism, and a commitment to serve the community of the 21st century are fostered and encouraged. The College of Law faculty is a community of scholars committed to academic excellence in teaching and scholarship, as well as service for others.

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Judicial Career

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

President Nominating: 
William J. Clinton
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