Candace B. Ford
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  • Southern University Law Center (J.D., magna cum laude, 2017)
    Southern University Law Review, Editorial Board, Articles Editor, Volume 44; Moot Court Board Member, 2015–2017
  • Northwestern State University (B.A., Criminal Justice, summa cum laude, 2013)


Bar Admissions
  • Louisiana
Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit


  • Recipient, Judge Joseph Keogh Memorial Award, 2020



  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association, Youth Education Committee
  • Baton Rouge Louis A. Martinet Legal Society
  • Federal Bar Association, YLD Publications Committee
  • National Bar Association, Commercial Law Section
  • American Bar Association


  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, Gamma Eta Omega Chapter, Baton Rouge, LA

Outside the Office

When not in the office, Candace enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, and engaging in a wide range of community service activities, particularly for young people.