Winston G. DeCuir, Sr. is senior partner in the law firm of DeCuir, Clark & Adams, L.L.P.  Born in  Baton Rouge, Louisiana; admitted to bar in 1975, Louisiana and U.S. District Courts, Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana, The U. S. Court of Federal Claims, U. S. Court of Appeal, 5th Circuit, United States Supreme Court.


  • Juris Doctorate – Louisiana State University Law Center, 1975
  • Bachelor of Science - Xavier University of Louisiana, 1970

Awards and Affiliations

  • Recipient, Earl Warren Legal Defense Foundation Scholarship
  • Judge Pro Tempore, Baton Rouge City Court 1989 and 1995
  • Commissioner Ad Hoc, East Baton Rouge Parish Family Court 1989
  • Member Governor's Task Force on Criminal Justice
  • Member Louisiana State Law Institute 2005
  • Member of Board of Trustees of the LSU Law Center 2007
  • Member Louisiana Bar Association
  • Member Baton Rouge Bar Association
  • Committee on Professional Responsibility
  • Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association
  • Treasurer - Louis A. Martinet


  • Assistant Attorney General Louisiana 1975-1989
  • Chief - Civil Division 1988-1989
  • Chief - Education Section 1980-1988
  • Director - Unfair Trade Practices Section 1976-1980
  • Member Board of Directors Capital Area Legal Services Corporation 1982-1989
  • Member Southern University Chapter American Inn of Court
  • Instructor Louisiana State University School of Paralegal Studies
  • Adjunct Professor in Trial Advocacy and Law Office Practice 1993-Present
  • Louisiana Defense Counsel Association

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