Ronald J. Lampard

Director, Criminal Justice Task Force



Ronnie Lampard serves as the Criminal Justice Task Force Director at the American Legislative Exchange Council. During his time at ALEC, he has testified before state legislative committees, provided written testimony to state legislative committees, and has conducted criminal justice briefings in various states.  In addition, he has been interviewed on media outlets and has published op-eds on various criminal justice issues.

Before coming to ALEC, he served on the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary as a Legal Fellow.  Previously, he was a prosecutor in New Orleans, Louisiana from December of 2012 until January of 2015, where he tried both felony and misdemeanor cases and litigated approximately 100 motion hearings.  He received his Juris Doctorate from Loyola University of New Orleans in May of 2012, his Master’s Degree in Political Science from American University in May of 2008, and his undergraduate degree from Tulane University in May of 2006. Additionally, he teaches political science classes at American University in Washington, DC.

A native New Orleanian, he is an avid Saints fan and enjoys all sports, particularly football, baseball (go Nats!), tennis, and wrestling.  He is also a frequent visitor of George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estate and he enjoys other outdoor activities.  He currently resides in Arlington, Virginia.

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