February 16, 2018

Cassidy Welcomes Nomination of David Joseph for U.S. Attorney

WASHINGTON— U.S Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA), today welcomed President Trump’s nomination of David Joseph to be U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Louisiana.

“David Joseph has faithfully served our country and state as a member of our military and as an assistant U.S. attorney,” said Dr. Cassidy. “Given his experience and dedication, I support his nomination and am confident he will serve the people of Louisiana and the United States of America well in this new position.”

David Joseph currently serves as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Western District of Louisiana, where he prosecutes a wide variety of offenses, with a focus on fraud, public corruption, white-collar crime, and crimes committed on the district’s military installations. Prior to joining the Department of Justice, Joseph served as a prosecutor in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps, as an attorney in the Professional Liability & Financial Crimes Section of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and as an associate in the law firms of Fulbright & Jaworski LLP and Kane, Russell, Coleman & Logan, PC. He clerked for Judge Jeffrey Victory of the Louisiana Supreme Court and Judge John Parker of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana. Joseph received his B.B.A. from the University of Oklahoma and his J.D. from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University, where he was a member of the Louisiana Law Review and was inducted into the Order of the Coif.