Kean Miller Adds New Legal Talent

Kean Miller LLP is pleased to announce that Hattie V. Guidry, Lauren C. Barrera, Hannah D. Robinson, Kristi B. Obafunwa, and Mallory S. McKnight have joined the firm as associate attorneys.

About Hattie Guidry
Hattie Guidry joins the firm as an associate in the Baton Rouge office. She will practice in the environmental and litigation groups. Hattie earned her B.S., summa cum laude, from Northwestern State University in 2011. She earned her J.D./D.C.L. from the LSU Law Center in 2014, where she was a CALI award recipient and named to the Chancellor’s List.

About Lauren Barrera
Lauren Barrera joins the firm as an associate in the New Orleans office.  She will practice in the environmental litigation, commercial litigation, and toxic tort defense groups. Lauren earned her B.A. from Virginia Polytechnic University in 2007. She earned her J.D., magna cum laude, from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law in 2014, where she was managing editor of the Loyola Law Review, and a Williams L. Crowe, Sr., Scholar.

About Hannah Robinson
Hannah Robinson joins the firm as an associate in the Baton Rouge office. She will practice in the business, corporate and real estate groups.  Hannah earned her B.S. from Louisiana State University in 2010. She earned her J.D./D.C.L., cum laude, from the LSU Law Center in 2014, where she was a CALI award recipient, named a Paul M. Hebert Scholar and named to the Chancellor’s List.

About Kristi Obafunwa
Kristi Obafunwa joins the firm as an associate in the Baton Rouge office. She will practice in the environmental and litigation groups. Kristi earned her B.S. in 1999 and her M.S. in 2005 from Louisiana State University. She earned her J.D./D.C.L., cum laude, from the LSU Law Center in 2014, where she was a CALI award recipient, and named to the Chancellor’s list.

About Mallory McKnight
Mallory McKnight joins the firm as an associate in the Baton Rouge office. She will practice in the utilities regulation and construction groups. Mallory earned her B.A., magna cum laude, from Louisiana State University School of Architecture in 2011, where she received the AIA Henry Adams Medal. She earned her J.D./D.C.L., cum laude, from the LSU Law Center in 2014, where she was a CALI award recipient and named to the Chancellor’s List.

About Kean Miller
Kean Miller was formed in 1983, based on a foundation of mutual respect among attorneys, meaningful collaboration with clients, and an overarching commitment to serve the communities in which we work and live. Thirty-one years later, this fundamental philosophy is stronger than ever - from the people we represent, to the people we employ, from the charitable organizations we serve, to the civic causes we support.  With more than 150 attorneys in Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Shreveport and Lake Charles, Kean Miller is one of the largest full-service law firms in Louisiana, and the largest in the Capitol Region. The firm serves the legal needs of the people, businesses, and industries that drive the Bayou State. We have particular dedication to serving Fortune 500 companies with significant operations in the South, providing them with legal resources focused on growth.

For more information, contact Steve Boutwell at 225.389.3736, or steve.boutwell@keanmiller.com