Running for Associate Justice Supreme Court, 1st District
Judge Scott Schlegel is a Republican candidate running to become Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. If elected, his priority will be the defense of the Constitution. Schlegel does not believe judges should legislate from the bench. He has served as a judge for the past six years and has created strict programs such as Smart on Crime, Reentry Court, and Swift and Certain Probation. He states that these programs are designed to reduce recidivism and make communities safer.
- Loyola University Law School (J.D.)
- 24th Judicial District Court Judge (Jefferson Parish, 2013-Present)