Judge Roger P Hamilton Jr was elected to serve as District Court Judge, Division H of the 16th Judicial District Court in 2020.
Judge Hamilton was born and raised in St Martin Parish. His family moved from St Martin Parish to Iberia Parish. He graduated from New Iberia Senior High School in 1994. He attended Nicholls State University and graduated Cum Laude in 1998. He was selected into the Nicholls State University Hall of Fame in 1998. He graduated in 2001 from Louisiana State University Paul M Hebert Law Center with his Juris Doctor.
His parents are Carmen and the late Roger Hamilton Sr. He has a daughter Regan Paige Hamilton.
Judge Hamilton currently serves as the President of the Louisiana 4-H Foundation, was a member of the Louisiana House of Delegates, and coaches girls basketball at Catholic-New Iberia.
Judge Hamilton began his legal career in 2001 as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Paul J. deMahy. He began working as an Assistant District Attorney in May 2002 until December 2020. Judge Hamilton also served as General Counsel to the Lafayette Parish School Board and the City of Jeanerette.
Judge Roger Hamilton
300 Iberia St
New Iberia, LA 70560