Brittany Holt Alexander 

Phelps Dunbar LLP 


Areas of practice:

Commercial litigation

Favorite BRBA project or event:

Belly Up!


Spending time with my family, cooking, and trying new restaurants

If I had more time, I would:

Travel more

Where will you be found on a Saturday night:

Probably at home with my husband and dog, watching tv or sitting outside by a fire

Community involvement:

I am currently co-coaching Baton Rouge Magnet High School’s mock trial team, which has been fun!

Best thing about being a lawyer:

Getting excited about thinking critically and creatively. I also really enjoy opportunities to collaborate with others.

Bet you didn't know:

I can say the alphabet in reverse. Someone taught me when I was very young, and it stuck!

Currently reading:

I read the news and enjoy food blogs.

Mountains or Beach?


Favorite place in Baton Rouge:

I enjoy the Hilltop Arboretum

Favorite law school professor:

Professor Trahan (LSU, Paul M. Hebert Law Center)

How do you begin your workday?

With coffee and emails                                

Latest pursuit:

Convincing my husband that we need another Boston Terrier!

Advice for law students:

Don’t compare yourself to other students, and make time to participate in a clinic.

If you would like to contact Brittany, her email address is

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