Brooke Barnett-Bernal

Brooke Barnett-Bernal
Brooke Barnett-Bernal
Partner

Contact Info

Practice areas:
Business Structure & Transactions
Corporate Litigation
Design & Construction
Insurance Defense
Professional Liability

Admitted to practice before:
All Louisiana State Courts
U.S. District Court for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana
U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

Education:
BA, Spanish, and International Trade and Finance, summa cum laude, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
JD and BCL, Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge

Professional & Community Service:
Member, Louisiana State Bar Association, including Legislation Committee
Member, Baton Rouge Bar Association, including Bench Bar Committee

Additionally:
Brooke was named as a “Rising Star” by Louisiana Super Lawyers in 2015 and 2016. During law school, she clerked for Long Law Firm and since joining the firm, her clients have included accountants, attorneys, architects, engineers, small business owners and government agencies.  Brooke frequently represents accountants in the accountant review panel process, which is unique to Louisiana.  Brooke is also fluent in Spanish. She is the co‑author of the “Ins and Outs of Rule 19 – How it Works and What you Need to Know” (LSU Law Center CLE, October 2009), “Construction Legislation 2010 Indemnity Clauses in Construction Contracts” (BRBA Construction Law CLE Seminar, March 2011), and “ESI: Electronically Stored Information – Securing, Safeguarding, Submitting and Screwups (Spoliation)” (LSBA Uncorked: A CLE Adventure in California’s Wine Country, March 2014).