John R. Guenard
Flanagan Partners LLP
201 St. Charles Ave., Suite 3300
New Orleans, LA 70170
(504) 569-0235 (Main)
(504) 569-0080 (Direct)
(504) 592-0251 (Fax)
John R. Guenard is a litigator who handles commercial disputes, civil and criminal appeals, and government investigations.
Mr. Guenard graduated summa cum laude from Tulane Law School in 2009 and was a member of the Order of the Coif. He also served as the Editor in Chief of the Tulane Law Review. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara in 2001.
Mr. Guenard is a U.S. Army veteran. As an infantry officer, he served combat tours in both Iraq and Afghanistan. As a judge advocate, his assignments included separate, consecutive roles as prosecuting trial attorney and defense counsel while stationed in the Middle East, Asia, and the United States.
Mr. Guenard continues to serve as a judge advocate in the Louisiana Army National Guard, holding the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.
News & Recognition
Best Lawyers, “Ones to Watch,” Commercial Litigation, New Orleans, Louisiana (2021 – 23)
Member, Tulane Law Review Board of Advisory Editors
District of Columbia
Tulane University School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 2009
Order of the Coif
Editor in Chief, Tulane Law Review
Faculty Medal (graduating first in law class)
Dean’s Medal (highest third-year grade average)
Civil Law Studies Award (highest grade average in the civil law curriculum)
University of California at Santa Barbara, B.A., 2001
Hon. Edith Brown Clement, U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2015 – 16
Areas of Practice