Term Ends: 2026
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J. Sterling Snowdy is a judge of the 40th Judicial District in Louisiana. He was first elected to this position on November 5, 1996. He was re-elected on October 4, 2008. He was re-elected in 2014 for a term beginning on January 1, 2015 and expiring on December 31, 2020.

Snowdy received his B.S. from the University of New Orleans and his J.D. from Loyola University – New Orleans. He was admitted to the bar in 1986. Snowdy worked as a lawyer prior to his judicial election in 1996.