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Janna Messina Kiefer

Janna Messina Kiefer

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
(225) 343-9422 (Toll Free)
(225) 343-9424
Daughter of J. Rodney Messina. Followed his footsteps and attended Southern University Law Center. Has worked for Rodney on and off for over 10 years. Married to Jackson Kiefer.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2012
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit


  • Southern University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 2012
  • Louisiana State University, Batan Rouge, Louisiana
    • B.A.
    • Major: History

Honors and Awards

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Security Devices, 2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Batan Rouge Bar Association, Member, 2012
  • Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of Southern Law Center, Vice President, 2011 - 2012
  • Louisiana Bar Association, 2012 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • J. Rodney Messina, Runner, Secretary's Assistant and Law Clerk, 2002 - 2012
  • East Baton Rouge District Attorney’s Office, Intern
  • Late Honorable James Brady, Middle District of Louisiana, 2011, Clerk

Pro Bono Activities

  • Criminal Law Clinic at Southern University, Worked Misdemeanor and Felony Cases in the 19th JDC and Bankruptcy Court, 2011 - 2012


  • English


  • Phi Alpha Delta
  • Kappa Kappa Gamma

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Over 20 years experience in criminal defense and personal injury

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J. Rodney Messina, APLC
216 T J Jemison Blvd  
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Phone: 225-343-9422
Fax: 225-343-9424
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