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Frannie Montegut

Associate

504.310.2137

PROFILE

Frannie has extensive trial and appellate experience in both state and federal courts in Louisiana. She represents clients in civil litigation matters in both state and federal court. She defends claims asserted against public entities, businesses, and their insurers, including workers’ compensation, personal injury, insurance, employment, toxic tort, and asbestos claims. She has worked with clients in all phases of litigation including, discovery, motion practice, depositions, trial preparation, trial, and appeals. Before joining Irwin Fritchie, Frannie clerked for the Honorable Erin Wilder-Doomes, United States Magistrate Judge, Middle District of Louisiana as well as the Honorable Catherine D. Kimball, Chief Justice, Louisiana Supreme Court.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Honors

  • Louisiana Law Review

AFFILIATIONS

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, 2014-2015 Leadership Class
  • Federal Bar Association, Baton Rouge Chapter
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association

EDUCATION

  • J.D., summa cum laude and order of the coif, Louisiana State University Paul M. Herbert Law Center (2010)
  • B.S., University of Miami (2007)

ADMISSIONS

  • Louisiana state courts
  • United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana