Katelin H. Varnado
  • Associate


Baton Rouge, LA





A Louisiana native and a member of the Baton Rouge community since 2006, Mrs. Katelin Hughes Varnado joined Dunlap Fiore, LLC in 2015 as an associate.  Mrs. Varnado graduated from Louisiana State University in 2010.  There she received a B.S. in Business, with a major in Marketing, and a minor in Communication Studies. Mrs. Varnado then graduated from LSU Law School in 2013 where she received a Juris Doctorate and Graduate Diploma in Comparative Law.

Mrs. Varnado's commercial litigation practice includes representing insurers, sureties, contractors, and businesses in a wide range of commercial disputes.  She also has experience in the Oil and Gas industry, specifically involving mineral right title examinations and disputes.

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Construction Law
  • General Civil Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 2015
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 2015


  • Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D./D.C.L. - 2013
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • B.S. - 2010
    • Major: Business Marketing
    • Minor: Communications

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Baton Rouge Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association