Term Ends: 2026
Martha Ann O’Neal is the chief judge of the 36th Judicial District in Louisiana. She was elected to this position on October 4, 2008. She was re-elected in 2014 for a term beginning on January 1, 2015 and expiring on December 31, 2020. O’Neal received her B.A. from Louisiana State University and her J.D. in 1982 from the Louisiana State University Law School. Before her election to the 36th Judicial District in 2008, O’Neal was a private practice lawyer.