Catherine N. Thigpen
Catherine Thigpen is a partner at Degan, Blanchard & Nash. Ms. Thigpen practices insurance coverage counseling and litigation but also has experience in general business litigation, specifically in the areas of products liability, health care, employment, property, and banking law. She is admitted to practice in all Louisiana state courts and all Louisiana Federal courts.
Ms. Thigpen attended Louisiana State University where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications in 2001. Ms. Thigpen then received her Juris Doctor degree from Loyola University New Orleans School of Law in 2005 (cum laude). During her time at Loyola, Ms. Thigpen was a member of the Moot Court Staff and a teaching assistant for Legal Research and Writing. She was a recipient of the Joseph V. Bologna Award (Highest grade in Civil Law Property) and the Legal Profession Award (Highest grade in Legal Profession).
Ms. Thigpen is a member of the American Bar Association-Litigation Section, the Louisiana State Bar Association, the New Orleans Bar Association, and the New Orleans Chapter of the Federal Bar Association.