The Honorable Pammela S. Lattier is the first woman and first African American Chief Judge for the Shreveport City Court. Chief Judge Lattier was sworn in at Shreveport City Court on May 22, 2020.
Lattier earned a Juris Doctor from Southern University Law Center in 1989 and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Georgia in 1985. Prior to her election to the bench in 2008, she served as an Administrative Law Judge for the State of Louisiana, a Judicial Hearing Officer for the First Judicial District Court, staff attorney for the Louisiana Department of Social Services, Support Enforcement Services and an Assistant District Attorney for the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office.
She’s is the mother of one daughter, Amber Elise Lattier.