Joseph D. Thigpen
  • Associate
Baton Rouge, LA

Mr. Thigpen is originally from Biloxi, Mississippi, but has been a resident of Baton Rouge since 2012. He joined Dunlap Fiore, LLC, in 2019 as an associate and focuses his practice on insurance defense and coverage, premises liability and construction design, defect, delay and payment claims.

Mr. Thigpen graduated from Louisiana State University in 2016 where he received a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting. Mr. Thigpen then went on to graduate from Louisiana State University Law School where he received a Juris Doctorate and Graduate Diploma in Comparative Law. Mr. Thigpen was admitted to Louisiana State Bar Association in October 2019 and is also a member of the American and Baton Rouge Bar Associations.

Areas of Practice

  • Construction Litigation
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Insurance Defense
  • Surety Law

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2019
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 2019
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 2019


  • Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D. / D.C.L. - 2019
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • B.S. - 2016
    • Major: Accounting

Professional Associations and Memberships

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