Brittany B. Chavis
Brittany Chavis is a native of Lake Charles, LA, where she graduated from LaGrange Senior High School in 2006. She then obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts in 2009 from McNeese State University in Lake Charles, LA.
Brittany continued her education in Baton Rouge, LA where she studied at Southern University Law Center. She obtained her Juris Doctor in 2012. She became a licensed attorney in the state of Louisiana in October 2012.
With a heart for her community, Brittany moved back to her hometown where she became a law clerk for the Honorable Judge David Ritchie of the Fourteenth Judicial District Court from 2012-2014.
After her clerkship, Brittany became an Assistant District Attorney for Calcasieu Parish in March 2014. During her five-year tenure, Brittany worked in the following divisions: misdemeanor, juvenile, and felony--prosecuting major cases such as felony thefts, drug cases, burglaries, and homicides.
It is Brittany’s desire to be a helping hand to her community, and her life motto is to enable others to reach their full potential even if it means being their voice. Since childhood, she has been a devoted member of United Christian Fellowship Church. Her heart beats for youth, which she attributes to her parents, who are both active in the local community. As a true family woman, her goal is to treat her clients as if they were own family.
Brittany is the proud wife of Bryant Chavis Sr., also a native of Lake Charles, LA. The two recently welcomed their first child into the world, Bryant Jr., in June 2019.
Brittany is a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, leaders in being of service to all mankind. In her local chapter, she is dedicated to community service projects and promoting education to youth.