Jones Walker law firm hosted a pre-game party for the New Orleans Bowl at the Roux House in New Orleans with all the tailgate necessities — good food, drinks and games on the big screen. With guests in town from the Lafayette, Baton Rouge and New Orleans offices, it was a house divided with both Ragin’ Cajun and Green Wave fans ready to cheer on their respective teams at the big game in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
1. Ken and Ellie Perret
2. Ben Woodruff and Skeet Anseman
3. Sarah, Robert and Emily Montgomery
4. Jones Walker and friends supporting the Ragin’ Cajuns
5. Matt Melancon, Emmye Allen and Vanessa and Skeet Anseman
6. Kyle and Amy Bacon, with sons Andrew and Luke
7. Michael Latiolais, Kyle Bacon, Blake Cormier and Richard Latiolais
8. Kendall Brechtel and Molly Brechtel
Julie Calzone kicked off the Mardi Gras season with a Twelfth Night shindig at Carpe Diem. She gathered friends and colleagues for cupcakes and icy gelato with plenty of champagne.
1. David and Mary Meaux, and Heather and Cole LeBlanc
2. Silvia Bertolazzi, Kate Durio and Jennifer Melancon
3. Lynn and Mike Crochet and Therese Culotta
4. Julie Calzone and Leigha Menefee