Franz Nicholas Borghardt

Franz Nicholas Borghardt

Criminal Defense Attorney
Baton Rouge, LA




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About Me

Louisiana criminal defense trial lawyer 

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Cash, Check, Credit Card


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Client Reviews

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The best there is!

Posted by: Stephanie 3 months ago.

Franz Nicholas Borghardt was so extremely helpful in my case. He is knowledgeable and just flat out good at what he does! He is also personable and...

Smart but not very proactive

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client 4 months ago.

Very helpful when I could get a hold of him but always had to go to him he never once went out of his way to do what he knew was on schedule to be...
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Showing 2 of 21 peer endorsements

Philip Jason House
Philip House

Baton Rouge, LA

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I have known Mr. Borghardt for many years and find him to be a first class advocate for his clients.
John Robert Harris
John Harris

Shreveport, LA

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I have had the opportunity to work with Franz several times and have found him to be professional, efficient, and extremely knowledgeable in his...
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2006 License Status: Eligible to practice law for the state of Louisiana.
Last updated by Avvo: 11/21/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2012 – present

Law Office of Steven J. Moore


Showing 1 of 4 degrees

2006 J.D. in

Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center


Showing 1 of 3 awards

2014 Rising Star

Super Lawyers


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2010- present District Director

Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys

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Showing 2 of 4 publications

2014 Riley v. California: The Cost of Privacy: Warrantless Searches of Cellphones Subsequent to Lawful Arrests

"Around the Bar" BRBA Magazine

2014 Post-trial Prospective of a Jury Foreperson

"Around the Bar" BRBA Magazine

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 8 occasions

2014 Domestic Abuse Violence and Firearm Rights

at Domestic Violence CLE

2014 DWI/DUI Standard Field Sobriety Test and Wet Lab Panel

at Baton Rouge Bar Association Bench Bar CLE

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