Judy Moore Vendetto

Division E
Title: Judge, Division E
Phone: 225-389-3095
Judge Moore Vendetto Portrait (2017)


Judy Moore Vendetto was born in New Orleans and raised in Baton Rouge.  She graduated from St. Aloysius Elementary School and St. Joseph's Academy High School. She received a Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice with a minor in Sociology from Louisiana State University in December of 1991.  She worked as an Assistant Docket Clerk in the 19th Judicial District Court for one year prior to entering Southern University Law Center in 1993.  Judge Moore Vendetto earned her Juris Doctorate in 1996 as a cum laude graduate of Southern University Law Center.

Upon graduating from law school, Judge Moore Vendetto returned to the 19th Judicial District Court where she worked in criminal court for over 21 years as the Senior Staff Attornery.  She was elected, Baton Rouge City Court, Judge in 2017.  She is married to Robert Vendetto and they have one daughter.

Professional and Business Affiliations
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association
  • Louisiana City Court Judges Association
  • American Judges Association

Civic Affiliations

  • St. Aloysius Catholic Church
  • National Charity League
  • Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center/Memorial Golf Tournment



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