The Honorable Jeff Cox of the 26th Judicial District will be the guest speaker at the Feb. 4 meeting of the Minden Lions Club.
Judge Cox was elected district judge in November of 2004. Prior to his serving on the bench, Judge Cox practiced in the area of estate planning, wills, successions and elder care issues.
He also served as an assistant district attorney.
Judge Cox has served on the Board of Directors for the Volunteers for Youth Justice, the Caddo Council on Aging, Shreveport Bar Association Pro Bono Project and served as Bossier District Chairman for the Norwella Council of the Boy Scouts of America.
He received his undergraduate degree from Louisiana Tech University, Masters of Business Administration degree from Louisiana State University in Shreveport, law degree from Southern University Law Center, and his Legal Law Masters in Taxation from Southern Methodist University.
Judge Cox is an instructor at the Northwest Louisiana Criminal Justice Academy and an instructor in notary preparation at Bossier Parish Community College.
￼The Minden Lions Club meets Thursdays at noon at the American Legion Memorial Home, located at 119 Pine St. in Minden.