Acting U.S. Attorney
Ellison Travis serves as the Acting United States Attorney for the Middle District of Louisiana. In this position, Mr. Travis is the chief federal law enforcement official within the nine parishes that comprise the Middle District of Louisiana. He manages a staff of approximately 60 attorneys and support personnel.
As Acting United States Attorney, Mr. Travis is committed to carrying out the mission of the United States Department of Justice, including protecting Americans from terrorism and threats to national security, both foreign and domestic; combating violent crime; fighting public corruption; and protecting the country’s vulnerable populations – children, the elderly, hate crime victims, and victims of human trafficking and exploitation.