Mr. Moreau, most recently the District Attorney of East Baton Rouge Parish, has a most varied and interesting background. A former All American football player at Louisiana State University, Doug has served as an attorney, adjunct professor, elected judge, district attorney and mediator. He enjoys an unblemished reputation as a value-driven, highly credible legal professional who understands that fairness is critical to the process of settlement. Doug’s easy going, but confident, professional style is recognized by diverse constituencies as major assets for dispute resolution.
Mr. Moreau is a member of the Louisiana and American Bar Associations; Master at the Dean Henry George McMahon Inn of Court; member of the National District Attorney’s Association (Board of Directors, Vice-President, Metropolitan Prosecutor’s Committee, Capital City Prosecutor’s Committee, Emerging Technologies Committee); and member of the Louisiana District Attorney’s Association (Board of Directors, Vice-President, President). Served as Assistant District Attorney, 19th Judicial District (1974-1978); Judge, Baton Rouge City Court, Division B (1978-1979); Judge, 19th Judicial District Court, Division E (1979-1990). Served as District Attorney, 19th Judicial District (1991-2009). Adjunct Professor, Louisiana State University Law Center. National Institute of Trial Advocacy (Faculty), Outstanding Prosecutor Award (1995), Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Corporation Fraudbusters Award (1995), Governor’s Commission on Criminal Justice. Former All American for the Louisiana State University football team; Louisiana State University Athletic Hall of Fame; former professional football player for the Miami Dolphins. Since retirement, has served and continues to accept assignments as both Judge Pro Tempore and Judge Ad Hoc by appointment of the Louisiana Supreme Court.