Charlie an American lawyer. He has handled a number of high-profile cases in the State of Louisiana, but is best known as the lead attorney for in Several Shreveport Cases.
Born Springhill, LA, 1954. University of Texas in Austin and Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge. J.D. 1978 Louisiana State University. Law Clerk, 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals 1978 – 1980, Chief Law Clerk 1980. 26th Judicial District Public Defender 1981 – 1987, Chief Defender 1986 – 1987. Tried over 100 felony jury trials including numerous capital murders and other major felonies. Certified as Lead Counsel for Capital Cases by the Louisiana State Public Defender. Former faculty member National Institute for Trial Advocacy (1983). Currently associate counsel for 26th Judicial District, representing clients charged with capital murder and life without parole offenses.