Term Ends: 2026
Party: R

Brady Dennis O’Callaghan received his B.A. with honors in philosophy from Yale University and his J.D. from LSU. After two years of general civil practice in Baton Rouge, he served as a prosecutor in the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office, and then returned to Shreveport to serve as an assistant district attorney for Caddo Parish. Judge O’Callaghan was elected in 2013 as a District Judge for the First Judicial District Court. He is second vice-president of the Louisiana District Judges Association and a member of the Louisiana Judiciary Commission. Judge O’Callaghan has lectured on topics including ethics, criminal constitutional law, jury selection, and capital litigation.