U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
www.ca5.uscourts.gov

Chief Judge

Stewart, Carl E.
2299 U.S. Courthouse
Office #: 2299
300 Fannin St.
Shreveport, LA 71101
Secretary: Marilyn Myers
318-676-3767
fax: 318-676-3768

Senior Judges

Barksdale, Rhesa H.
501 E. Court St.
Office #: 3800
Jackson, MS 39201
Secretary: Jonna Welch
601-965-5840
fax: 601-608-4730

Benavides, Fortunato P.
903 San Jacinto Blvd., Rm. 450
Office #: 450
Austin, TX 78701
Secretary: Liz Probus
512-916-5796
fax: 512-916-5536

DeMoss Jr., Harold R.
12015 U.S. Courthouse
515 Rusk Ave.
Office #: 12015
Houston, TX 77002
Secretary: Sharon Hicks
713-250-5462
fax: 713-250-5659 

Garza, Emilio M.
8200 I-10 West, Ste. 501
San Antonio, TX 78230-3878
210-525-2950
Secretaries: Carolyn McFadden, Monica Hernandez
fax: 210-525-2961

Reavley, Thomas M.
515 Rusk Ave, #11009
Houston, TX 77002
Secretary: Bobbye Frontis
713-250-5185
 

Wiener Jr., Jacques L.
600 Camp St., Rm. 244
Office #: 244
New Orleans, LA 70130
Secretaries: Carolyn A. Springman and Valora Spencer
504-310-8098
fax: 504-310-8099

Higginbotham, Patrick E.
Homer Thornberry Judicial Building
903 San Jacinto Blvd., Ste. 400
Austin, TX  78701-2450
Secretary:  Gina Rogers
512-916-5723
fax: 512-916-5769 

Active Judges

Clement, Edith Brown
600 Camp St., Rm. 200
New Orleans, LA 70130
Office #: C455 / Courtroom: C467
Secretary: Susan M. Barrios
504-310-8068
fax: 504-310-8069

Davis, W. Eugene
800 Lafayette St, Ste. 5100
Lafayette, LA 70501
Secretaries: Linda Weeks and Deborah Mahony
337-593-5280
fax: 337-593-5309

Dennis, James L.
600 Camp St., Rm. 218
New Orleans, LA 70130
Office #: 219
Secretary: Terri Hooper
504-310-8000
fax: 504-310-8024

Elrod, Jennifer Walker
515 Rusk Ave., Rm. 12014
Houston, TX 77002-2603
713-250-7590

Graves Jr., James E.
501 E. Court St., Rm. 3550
Jackson, MS 39201
Secretary: Jackie Losset
601-695-6083
fax: 601-608-4775
 

Haynes, Catharina
1100 Commerce St., Rm. 1302
Dallas, TX 75242
Secretary: Susan Hudson
214-753-2750
fax: 214-753-2756

Jolly, E. Grady
202 James O. Eastland Courthouse
245 E. Capitol St.
Office #: 202
Jackson, MS 39201
Secretaries: Alice Gilbert, Pam Gerity
601-965-4165
fax: 601-965-5436

Jones, Edith H.
12505 U.S. Courthouse
515 Rusk Ave.
Office #: 12505
Houston, TX 77002-2655
Secretary: Brenda Nichols
713-250-5484
fax: 713-250-5017

Higginson, Stephen A.
600 Camp St., Rm. 300
New Orleans, LA 70130-3425
504-310-8228

King, Carolyn Dineen
11020 U.S. Courthouse
515 Rusk Ave.
Office #: 11020
Houston, TX 77002
Secretary: Starla Barker
713-250-5750
fax: 713-250-5050 

Owen, Priscilla R.
903 San Jacinto Blvd., Rm. 434
Austin, TX 78701-2450
Secretary: Michele Johnson

512-916-5167
fax: 512-916-5169

Prado, Edward Charles
755 E. Mulberry St., Ste. 350
San Antonio, TX 78212
210-472-4060

Smith, Jerry E.
12621 U.S. Courthouse
515 Rusk Ave.
Office #: 12621
Houston, TX 77002
Secretary: Penny Stautberg
713-250-5101
fax: 713-250-5719

Southwick, Leslie H.
501 E. Court St., Ste. 3.750
Jackson, MS 39201
Secretary: Martha Ponder
601-965-4017
fax: 601-608-4760