Randy P. Angelle
Randy P. Angelle is a native of St. Martin Parish and a graduate of Cecilia High School. Randy graduated from the University of Southwestern Louisiana in 1974 with a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Political Science. He attended Loyola University in New Orleans where he earned his Juris Doctorate degree in 1977. He immediately formed a partnership with the late Louis E. Bernard as Bernard & Angelle, APLC in Lafayette, where he continued to practice for 34 years. The law firm of Bernard & Angelle, APLC merged with Boyer, Hebert & Abels, LLC on April 1, 2011 to form Boyer, Hebert, Abels & Angelle, LLC.
Randy has practiced in the areas of personal injury, products liability, real estate, succession, family law, collections, business litigation and estate planning. He is admitted to all Louisiana State Courts, the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of the United States District Courts, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.
Randy is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, St. Martin Parish Bar Association, Lafayette Parish Bar Association, and the Inn on the Teche.
On January 1, 1991, Randy was elected and took office as Judge of the City Court of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana and has continued to serve unopposed. He is a member of many professional organizations including the Louisiana City Court Judge’s Association and the Louisiana Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, where he has served as past President of both distinguished organizations.
Randy was a founder of Citizens National Bank in 1980, which merged and became First Louisiana National Bank in 1992 with branches in Breaux Bridge, St. Martinville and Lafayette, Louisiana. He served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of First Louisiana National Bank from 2005 to 2011 when it was acquired by MidSouth Bank.
Randy served in the Louisiana National Guard from 1971-1977. He has also served in numerous civic roles within the community including American Legion, St. Bernard School Board; where he also served as President, St. Bernard Foundation and the Kiwanis Club. Reaching troubled youth with substance abuse problems, Randy established the first Juvenile Drug Court in a City Court in Louisiana on July 31, 2001. The success of this program led to funding by the Louisiana Supreme Court, and as of July 1, 2012; the drug court program expanded parish wide and is administered by the 16th Judicial District Court. In 2014, the Evangeline Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America awarded Judge Randy P. Angelle their coveted Distinguished Citizens Award.
Randy currently resides in Breaux Bridge with his wife, Annette L. Angelle. Randy and Annette are the parents of three children, Monique Angelle Cenac, Cherise Angelle Hurlburt and Justin Paul Angelle, and are the proud grandparents of eleven grandchildren.
Areas of Practice
- Personal Injury
- Wrongful Death
- Product Liability
- Medical Malpractice
- Maritime/Jones Act
- Real Estate Transactions and Closings
- Successions and Wills
- Family Law
- Business Transactions
- Commercial Litigation
- Estate Planning
- Louisiana, 1977
- U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana
- U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana
- U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana
- U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
- Supreme Court of the United States of America
- Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, New Orleans, Louisiana
- J.D. – 1977
- University of Southwestern Louisiana
- B.A. – 1974
- Major: Political Science
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Louisiana City Court Judge’s Association
- Louisiana Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
- Louisiana State Bar Association
- St. Martin Parish Bar Association
- Lafayette Parish Bar Association
- Inn on the Teche