Term Ends: 2031
Joy Cossich Lobrano is a judge on the Louisiana Fourth Circuit Court of Appeal, Second District, Division A, in Louisiana. She was elected in 2010 and took the bench in 2012. Her current term expires on December 31, 2021. Lobrano succeeded retired judge Michael Kirby.
Lobrano received her undergraduate degree from Tulane University in 1983 and her J.D. from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law in 1988. She also received her LL.M. in taxation from New York University School of Law in 1993. Prior to her election to the 4th Circuit Court of Appeal, Lobrano was a judge on the 25th Judicial District, Louisiana.