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Frances Leggio Landry Edit Profile

Lawyer

Frances Leggio Landry, American Lawyer. Bar: Louisiana 1934.

Background

Landry, Frances Leggio was born on August 11, 1908 in Baton Rouge. Daughter of George and Josephine (Loicano) Leggio.

Education

Bachelor, Louisiana State University, 1926. Juris Doctor, Louisiana State University, 1934.

Career

Partner, Landry & Landry, Baton Rouge, 1934-1990; sole practice, Baton Rouge, since 1990. Attorney to assist tax collector East Baton Rouge Parish, 1940-1946. Lecturer law school Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1942-1943.

Achievements

  • Bar: Louisiana 1934.

Membership

Member Baton Rouge Beautification Committee, 1963-1966. President board control East Baton Rouge Library, 1964-1984, honorary member since 1984. Board directors Lafayette Gallery, Baton Rouge, since 1969.

Past vice president West Baton Rouge Parish Museum. Past member board directors Anglo-American Museum, Baton Rouge. Honorary member board directors Louisiana State University Art Museum.

Member American Bar Association, Louisiana Bar Association, Baton Rouge Bar Association (past Western Australia chairman membershp. committee), Inter-American Bar Association (former member), Catholic Daughters American, Equestrian Order of Holy Sepulchre, Women's Club (past president), Quota (past international president).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: historical preservation, art galleries.

Connections

Married Jules F. Landry, August 9, 1934. 1 child, Frances Harriet Landry Borghardt.

father:
George Leggio

mother:
Josephine (Loicano) Leggio

spouse:
Jules F. Landry

child:
Frances Harriet Landry Borghardt Landry