Patricia P. Barattini


contact information

phone: 985-893-4790
direct: 985-246-7452
fax: 985-246-7453

408 N. Columbia Street
Covington, La 70433-2920


Paddy Barattini joined the firm in 1999, and is an associate in the Covington office. Prior to joining Porteous, Hainkel & Johnson, she served as a law clerk to the Honorable George C. Connolly, Jr. in Orleans Parish Civil District Court, and to the Honorable John W. Greene and the Honorable Peter J. Garcia in the 22nd Judicial District Court. She also served as a Hearing Officer of the 22nd Judicial District Court.

Ms. Barattini defends insurance companies and their insureds in automobile, homeowners, bad faith, and coverage disputes.
She is currently serving as a member of the Stewardship committee and a lector for St. Peter Parish. She is a coordinator of regional alumnae gatherings for Ursuline Academy New Orleans, and is also active as a volunteer/chairperson of events at St. Scholastica Academy. Paddy is also a member of the Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans Northshore Region Advisory Board. She and her husband, Ronnie, have four children.


University of Louisiana, Lafayette (BA 1978)
Loyola University School of Law (JD 1981)
Admitted to the Bar: Louisiana, 1981

professional associations

Greater Covington Bar Association
Defense Research Institute
Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
Louisiana State Bar Association

areas of practice