Areas of Practice
  • Tulane University Law School, J.D., cum laude, 2015; CALI award in Labor Law and E-Discovery
  • The University of Georgia, B.A., summa cum laude, 2011; Phi Beta Kappa
Bar Admissions
  • Louisiana, 2015
Katelyn Gunn
201 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70170-5100
504.582.8205 tel
504.589.8205 fax

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Katelyn Gunn is an associate in the firm’s Tax & Estates Practice Group and practices in the firm’s New Orleans office. Before joining Jones Walker LLP, Ms. Gunn’s prior legal experience included advising single-employer and multi-employer clients on issues related to qualified pension and welfare plans. She continues to practice in the area of employee benefits, and prepares plan documents, summary plan descriptions, and other documents necessary for plan administration. Ms. Gunn also practices in the area of estate planning.  She assists clients with the preparation of wills, trusts, marital agreements, powers of attorney, and family wealth transfer strategies. She also works with clients in succession matters.  

Ms. Gunn received her juris doctor degree, cum laude, from Tulane University Law School in 2015, where she was a member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Moot Court Team and a member of the Moot Court Board. She also earned Certificates of Advanced Study in Mediation and Negotiation through Tulane Law’s partnership with Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany. During her third year of law school, she served as a judicial extern to United States District Judge Kurt D. Engelhardt, Eastern District of Louisiana. Ms. Gunn received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Bachelor of Arts in Spanish, summa cum laude, from the University of Georgia.