Valerie A. Huling
District Court Judge
2nd Judicial District --
Evaluation: Judge Huling received very positive ratings in all areas of her evaluation. For example, attorneys rated the judge very highly for being attentive to the proceedings, treating all participants equally, and for having a dignified demeanor. In addition, the court staff gave Judge Huling very high scores for conducting herself in a proper manner and for respecting and cooperating with other judges. Judge Huling has exhibited a commitment to improvement and excellence in her overall judicial performance.
Experience & Education: Judge Huling was appointed District Court Judge in April 2003 and elected in November 2004. Prior to her appointment, she worked in private practice with an emphasis in civil law. Judge Huling is active in various community and professional organizations. She received her undergraduate degree from Xavier University of New Orleans and her law degree from University of New Mexico School of Law.