Dee D. Drell

Judge from United States of America

Dee Dodson Drell (born November 4, 1947) is a United States District Judge for the Western District of Louisiana, based in Alexandria, the seat of Rapides Parish and the largest city in Central Louisiana. Drell was nominated by U.S. President George W. Bush on January 15, 2003, confirmed by the U.S. Senate, 99-0, on April 9, received his commission on April 10, and had his investiture ceremony on May 30. Drell was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, to Theodore Louis Drell, Jr. (1913–2006) and the late Mrs. Drell. The Drells had three other children, Theodore L. Drell, III, Robert L. Drell, and Barbara Drell Allen. Drell obtained both his Bachelor of Arts in anthropology and his Juris Doctor degrees from Tulane University and Tulane University Law School in 1968 and 1971, respectively. Drell served in the United States Army Judge Advocate General's office from 1971–1975, based part of the time in Columbus, Georgia. He entered private practice in Alexandria in 1975. Bush nominated him to succeed Judge F. A. Little, Jr., of Alexandria. Like Judge Little, Drell was affiliated with the firm Gold, Weems, Bruser, Sues & Rundell prior to joining the bench. Drell has been active in state and  ( Wikipedia article )


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Known as
Dee Drell
Date of birth
Place of birth
New Orleans
United States of America
Lawyer, Judge


Institution From To
Tulane University
Tulane University Law School

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