2016 Primary Election

Lori Frasure (R)

Shelby County District Court Judge, Place No. 1

Lori FrasureName: Lori Frasure

Date of birth: Dec. 23, 1972; age 43

Residence: Calera

Political experience: None

Professional experience: Private practice, 2003-present.

Civic experience: None provided.

Education: Cumberland School of Law, juris doctorate, 2003; University of Great Falls, master’s in human services, 1999; Western Carolina University, bachelor’s, 1995.

Top contributors: Charles Middleton, $21,000; S. Scott Allums, P.C., $250

Qualifications: Frasure points to her 20 years of experience as an advocate for children and families, saying she has handled every type of family court case from the initial petition through appeals. Frasure contends the county’s current juvenile court is slow, and people sometimes wait until 9 p.m. without going before a judge. She also said she would include foster parents in the court process.

Campaign: On Facebook, Elect Lori Frasure Shelby County District Court Judge.