About Bertuccini Law
Let’s be honest – most divorces are devastating. It is just a matter of money, property and contracts.. it is a matter of heart and in many cases, it is a matter of the children

When families are in crisis, Bertuccini Law Firm helps find a solution.

01. Strategic

At Bertuccini Law Firm, we work with families going through divorce, custody support and community property matters. Child custody and child support waters can often be difficult to navigate. We work with our clients to find the right solution that offers the child/children the best chance for stability.

02. Professional

While the majority of our clients are divorce and child custody cases, Bertuccini Law Firm can also help with adoption and other challenges that a family may face.

03. Loyal

Family law can be very complicated. You need someone to represent you who understands and focuses their entire practice on this specialty. We work to make legal issues less confusing and take a common sense approach with each case.


A Team Of Professionals

Paula Boagni Bertuccini


Paula Boagni Bertuccini brings a unique depth of knowledge and insight to  Bertuccini Law Firm. Her background, legal training and broad life experience give her an exceptional perspective on the complex issues defined as Family Law.

As a former Assistant Attorney General, Paula is experienced in pre-trail and trial preparation, appellate practice, mediation and settlement. She utilizes all of these skills to represent her clients in one of Lafayette’s only law firms dedicated entirely to Family Law. She is an advocate and advisor and has earned a reputation of being tireless and effective representative for her clients and their children.

Paula received her undergraduate degree from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and her Juris Doctor from the Paul M. Hebert School of Law at Louisiana State University. She is an active member of the Lafayette Bar Association, and Louisiana Bar Association,.


Karen has over ten years experience exclusively in family law. She works primarily with Paula Bertuccini. Karen graduated from University of Louisiana at Lafayette, with a Bachelor of Science degree.

Karen uses her considerable multitasking skills and customer service experience to help families in transition by providing detailed support to the attorneys and their clients. From complex cases to simple uncontested divorces, she is involved from beginning to end. Karen assists clients by providing regular contact and updates, managing the discovery process, maintaining the case calendar and deadlines. She also maintains all document production and the client case file, and is integral in preparing for mediation, hearings and trials.

A true native of Lafayette, Karen enjoys hitting the gym, traveling with her husband, Anthony Broussard and son, Cade to Toledo Bend where her plans are to build her retirement home one day.


Office Manager

Jewel is our Office Manager, where she ensures that daily operations run smoothly. She oversees the firm’s financials, along with marketing and building client relationships. She attended University of Louisiana at Lafayette where her studies focused on Business Administration and Management.

Jewel is all Cajun, born and raised, heart and soul. She loves hanging with friends watching sports – if the Saints, Tigers or Cajuns pull out a win, that’s a good thing. She is an active volunteer for numerous non profit organizations including Cajun Sports Association, United Way and has also worked with the Healing House and CASA. She most of all she enjoys cooking and spending time with her husband, Jon-David Hurst, son Lake and step-son Nickolas. A gregarious woman, Jewel seems to know everyone in Lafayette, if not the state of Louisiana.

Get In Touch

600 Jefferson Street Suite 1103 Lafayette La 70501
(337) 456-2777