Kathryn graduated from LSU's Paul M. Hebert Law Center. During law school she was an active participant in Moot Court and Trial Advocacy. In her third year of law school, Kathryn was a member of the Trial Advocacy Board and her team took home second place in a national criminal advocacy competition. As a result of her performance in competition and advocacy programs, she was nominated for membership in the Wex Malone American Inn of Court.
During this time, Kathryn was also working as an investigator at the East Baton Rouge Public Defender's Office. After she was sworn in, she worked as an attorney for the Public Defender for eight months. Kathryn combines an incredibly deep knowledge of criminal law with a tenacity to understand her clients' needs.
Her practice is primarily criminal defense and post-conviction work. If you or a loved one has been arrested or wrongfully convicted, call Longman Jakuback APLC at (225) 383-3644 for a free consultation with Kathryn to discover what legal avenues of relief are available to you.