FRANCINE M. GIUGNO
Areas of Practice
Insurance Defense and Coverage
Environmental Law / Toxic Tort
Francine M. Giugno is a partner with Carter Law Group. She was accepted at Tulane University Law School with a scholarship and graduated in 1996. She was a judicial extern for the Honorable Steven R. Plotkin. She also served as a law clerk to The Honorable Clarence E. McManus and The Honorable H. Charles Gaudin. After her clerkships, she practiced with well respected law firms in the Greater New Orleans area.
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When she is not practicing law, she enjoys ballroom dancing and cheering for the Saints.
Francine’s practice focuses on insurance defense and coverage, extra-contractual liability, environmental law including toxic tort, premises liability, construction litigation, transportation and municipal law. Francine has successfully represented insurance companies and corporations. She has won summary judgment motions and obtaining favorable results in mediation and trial.
Francine is an active member of Claims & Litigation Management Alliance and has served as Co- Chair of the Education Sub-Committee of the Construction Committee of the Claims & Litigation Management Alliance. She also served as Vice-President of the New Orleans Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction. Francine has been involved in the New Orleans Chamber of Commerce, Jefferson Chamber of Commerce, Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel and The Risk Management Society. Francine is admitted to practice in all of the Louisiana State and Federal Courts and the state courts of New York.