Cheryl Q. Landrieu

C heryl Quirk Landrieu was appointed Clerk of Court for the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal on January 1, 2013, filling the position after more than 25 years of experience as a research attorney for the Fourth and Fifth Circuit courts. Prior to this time, she was an attorney in the private practice of law. Cheryl is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, the National Conference of Appellate Court Clerks, the Louisiana Clerk of Courts Association and the Jefferson Bar Association.

Cheryl is a lifelong resident of New Orleans and a 1978 graduate of Mercy Academy. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Louisiana State University in 1981 and a Juris Doctor degree from Loyola University in 1985.

Cheryl is married to Mitchell J. Landrieu and they have five children.