CONTACT PERSON: VALERIE WILLARD
PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER
| MARCH 4, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Attorney N. Sundiata Haley has been appointed by order of the Louisiana Supreme Court as judge pro tempore of Orleans Parish Traffic Court, Section “A,” according to Justice Bernette J. Johnson.
Haley fills the vacancy created by the death of Judge Dennis J. Dannel on January 21, 2011. Haley will serve from March 7, 2011 through May 31, 2011, or until the vacancy is filled, whichever occurs sooner.
Haley received his B.A. degree from Xavier University in1993 and his J.D. degree from Howard University School of Law in 1998. During his legal career, Haley served as a Public Defender ll for the University of Georgia School of Law Legal Aid and Defender Clinic and as a law clerk for Judge Kern A. Reese at New Orleans Civil District Court. Additionally he has served as an associate for the Ferrouillet Law Firm and the Rodney Law Firm, LLC., both in New Orleans. Currently, Haley is a partner in the New Orleans firm Haley & McKee, LLC., established in 2005, which is responsible for all aspects of state and federal litigation involving matters of Employment Law, Civil Law, Contract Law, Tort Law, and Regulatory Law.
Haley is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, the Georgia Bar Association, the National Bar Association, and the Louis A. Martinet Society.