Division C – Judge Richard Swartz
Judge Richard A. Swartz is the District Judge for Division “C” of the Twenty – Second Judicial District Court of the State of Louisiana.
A graduate of University of New Orleans, Judge Swartz attended Law School at Louisiana State University where he received his Juris Doctor. He was in private practice for 30 years during which time he also served as an Assistant District Attorney in the 22nd Judicial District Court and as Judge Pro Tempore for the City Court of Slidell. He was elected Judge for Division C in 2008. Judge Swartz has been active in many community organizations and was honored in 1990 as Slidell’s Citizen of the Year. He currently presides over Sobriety Court.