Charles S. Weems, III ("Charlie") joined Gold Weems in 1971, and is a shareholder and a member of the Board of Directors of the Firm, currently serving as its President. Charlie received his B.S. in Accounting in 1965 from Louisiana State University and his J.D. in 1969 from Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University. While in law school, he was a member of Phi Alpha Delta, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi and graduated Order of the Coif. He was also a Member (1966 - 1968) and Editor-in-Chief (1967 -1968) of the Louisiana Law Review.