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 Kristi D Obafunwa (2/23/2015) 

 Kristi D. Obafunwa

Kean Miller LLP


Areas of practice:

Environmental and General Litigation.

Best thing about being a lawyer:

Currently, learning something new every day and being able to use it in a practical way.


Singing, reading and writing.

If I had more time, I would:

Spend more time with family and friends, vacation and read. 

Community involvement:

Member, committee for Mary Bird Perkins - Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center's The Taste fundraising event.

Bet you didn't know:

My first career was in Enrollment Management (basically, academic recruiting) for LSU and Texas A&M.

Mountains or beach?

Definitely beach.

Favorite BRBA project or event:

Holiday Star Project.

Favorite law school professors:

Randy Trahan and Ray Diamond.

Favorite sport:


Culinary talent:

I make a fabulous sweet potato souffle.

Mentor / hero:

My parents. They are the most encouraging people you'd ever meet. They are honest, loving and exhibit Christ-like character in everything they do.


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