Irwin Fritchie's pro bono activities reflect the firm's commitment to the community in which we live and practice. Our attorneys aid indigent clients through organizations such as The Pro Bono Project, the Legal Aid Bureau, and the Homeless Experience Legal Protection program. Our attorneys are community leaders who serve on boards for local non-profits supporting the community, arts, child education, animal rights, and many other worthwhile causes. The firm also actively supports local community organizations such as United Way, Ozanam Inn, and Habitat for Humanity.
Irwin Fritchie is committed to recruiting, retaining, and promoting attorneys and staff at all levels who are diverse in race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, creed, religion, age, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, and marital status. Recognizing that a diverse workplace is a strength, we foster a culture and environment of inclusion. Our goal is to become the law firm of choice for all attorneys, staff, and clients. Our internal diversity committee ensures that our firm recruits and retains attorneys and staff from all walks of life. We frequently sponsor diversity CLEs and fairs. Irwin Fritchie is a signatory to the Louisiana State Bar Association’s Diversity Statement.
Our attorneys are leaders in professional organizations throughout the country and around the world. Our attorneys have held key leadership positions in the International Association of Defense Counsel, Defense Research Institute, American Bar Association, the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel, the New Orleans Bar Association, the New Orleans Federal Bar Association, and the St. Thomas Moore Inn of Court.