Jennifer E. Barriere

Jennifer E. Barriere

New Orleans, Louisiana

Jennifer joined Koch & Schmidt in 2017 after practicing for several years at a big defense firm. She focuses her practice in the areas of commercial litigation and general business. Jennifer frequently works on cases involving property disputes, products liability,  commercial insurance disputes, and real estate.

Jennifer received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Texas-Austin with honors, and  liberal arts honors. She received her J.D., cum laude, from Tulane Law School, and received the CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in Complex Litigation and Constitutional Criminal Procedure while in law school. In 2014, Jennifer received Appleseed's Good Apple Award.

When not working, Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and watching the Saints.

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2012
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 2012
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 2012
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 2012
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 2012


  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. cum laude - 2012
    • Honors: CALI Excellence for the Future Award
  • University of Texas at Austin
    • Bachelor of Arts - 2006
    • Honors: American Studies, Honors
    • Honors: Liberal Arts Honors

Honors and Awards

  • Appleseed Good Apple Award, 2014
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Awards: Complex Litigation, Constitutional Criminal Procedure

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Association of Women Attorneys