Fred Augonnet graduated from Tulane University in 2009 with a degree in political science and Spanish. After spending a year in Spain teaching English, he returned to New Orleans and earned his law degree from Tulane University Law School in 2013.
During law school Fred was an active member of Alianza del Derecho and volunteered his time at the Workplace Justice Project fighting for Spanish-speaking workers’ hard earned wages through education, litigation and advocacy. In his second year in law school, Mr. Augonnet gained valuable personal injury experience while clerking for the local public utility’s litigation department.
After taking the Bar, Mr. Augonnet moved to San Francisco, CA, and contributed to the growth and success of a software company’s in-house legal department. As a junior corporate counsel, Mr. Augonnet drafted, reviewed and negotiated a broad range of agreements and served as a legal resource to the sales and product deployment teams.
Languages spoken: Native fluency in French and Spanish