René Paul Frederick
René Paul Frederick was born and raised in Covington, Louisiana. After graduating third in his class from St. Paul High School in 1993, he attended Louisiana State University, where he received a Bachelor of Science and was awarded the Board of Regents Certificate of Academic Excellence.
Mr. Frederick received his Juris Doctorate from Louisiana State University’s Paul M. Hebert Law Center in 2001 and began practicing law in Covington. Over the years, Mr. Frederick has handled a wide variety of cases, including commercial litigation, successions, civil and insurance defense, domestic, criminal defense and personal injury.
Today, Mr. Frederick focuses primarily on personal injury and criminal defense. With offices in Covington and Franklinton, he has successfully obtained millions of dollars in judgments and settlements for clients killed, injured and/or disabled by automobile and trucking accidents, slip and fall/premises liability, burn injuries and product liability. He has also successfully defended hundreds of clients who were arrested and charged with crimes by the State of Louisiana.
In addition to his private practice, Mr. Frederick also currently serves as the Covington City Court prosecutor, a position he was appointed to by Mayor Michael Cooper in 2011.
Mr. Frederick is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association and is admitted to practice law in all state and federal courts in Louisiana. He is also a member of the Covington Bar Association.
Mr. Frederick resides near Covington with his wonderful wife, Jennifer, and their children. In his spare time, Mr. Frederick enjoys spending time with his family and friends, hunting, fishing, golfing, eating at local restaurants, coaching basketball and watching sports, especially LSU football. He and his family are active members of St. Peter’s Parish Catholic Church in Covington.