Dana Douglas

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

NominatedJune 15, 2022

Dana Douglas currently serves as a magistrate judge for the Eastern District of New Orleans, a role she has had since 2019. Prior to that role, Douglas was a partner at Liskow and Lewis, where she had worked since 2001. Douglas clerked for Judge Ivan Lemelle on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana. She received her J.D. from Loyola University New Orleans School of Law in 2000 and B.A. from Miami University of Ohio in 1997. If confirmed, she would be the first woman of color to serve on the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.