George Lange, J.D., M.B.A.


George Lange III received his law degree from Loyola School of Law in New Orleans and is currently pursuing doctoral studies in Research, Evaluation, Statistics, and Assessment (RESA) at The University of Southern Mississippi (USM). Mr. Lange is also ABD in criminal justice at USM. His BA and MBA were both earned at the University of New Orleans, and he holds an MA in Marriage and Family Counseling from the University of Holy Cross New Orleans.


Additionally, Mr. Lange is a Fellow of the Institute of Court Management, National Center for State Courts, Williamsburg, Virginia, and is a graduate of the Advanced Legal Course, Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center and School in Charlottesville, VA. Mr. Lange is presently an Instructor in the School of Criminal Justice at USM, where he has taught the past three years, following three years on faculty as an Assistant Professor in the Criminal Justice Department at Northwestern State University of Louisiana in Natchitoches, La.


Prior to joining academia, Mr. Lange practiced general civil law as an associate in a New Orleans law firm, during which he was appointed a trustee in bankruptcy. Mr. Lange also served 23-years on active duty in the U.S. Marine Corps, and following military service embarked on a career in judicial administration. He first served as administrative assistant to the Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court in New Orleans, next as Chief Administrative Officer (Clerk of the Court) for the U.S. Court of Appeals in New York, and finally as Director of the Administrative Office of the Courts of Georgia in Atlanta. Mr. Lange ended his legal career as Executive Director of a 200-lawyer firm in New Orleans and thereafter began doctoral studies.


Mr. Lange’s academic interests include military law, military families, child abuse, spousal abuse, sexual assault, victim rights, and research methods and design. He is a member of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, the American Counseling Association, the Louisiana Counseling Association, and the Louisiana Bar Association. He is admitted to practice law before the Supreme Court of Louisiana, the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, the Court of Appeals for the Military Circuit, and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.

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