Brad P. Scott

Brad P. Scott

Brad’s practice is primarily focused on serving clients with business, succession and estate planning issues. He guides families through the legal process necessary to open succession for a lost loved one, and also assists families with the many financial and legal issues that result after someone’s death. Through his estate planning services, he helps people plan for the orderly transfer of their estate upon their death, as well as structure and protect their estate and wealth during their lifetime.

He is a native of Lafourche Parish, Louisiana, and attended Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance. After working as a licensed stock broker, he attended law school at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana where he obtained his Juris Doctorate in Law.

Education

  • Nicholls State University, B.A. Corporate Finance, 1996
  • Louisiana State University – Paul M. Hebert Law Center, J.D., 2002

Bar Admission

  • State of Louisiana, 2002
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 2002

  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana, 2002

  • United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana, 2002

  • United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal, 2002

  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 2002

  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Louisiana, 2002

  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Louisiana, 2002

Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association

  • Louisiana Association for Justice (LAJ)

  • Jefferson Parish Bar Association

  • New Orleans Bar Association

  • New Orleans Estate Planning Counsel

Publications, Seminars, & Published Decisions

  • Xavier v. Belfor Group USA, Inc., 254 F.R.D. 281

  • Specialized Loan Servicing, L.L.C. v. January, 12-2668 (La. 06/28/13)

  • Duboue v. CBS Outdoor, Inc., 2008-0715 (La.App. 4 Cir. 10/01/08)

  • Indus. Erection & Maint., Inc. v. Jay Lips Door & Glass Co., LLC, 04-927 (La.App. 5 Cir. 01/25/05)

  • John Jay Esthetic Salon v. Preskitt, 2004-1378 (La.App. 4 Cir. 02/23/05)

  • Robertson v. Sun Life Fin., 2009 2275 (La.App. 1 Cir. 06/11/10)

  • Kyocera Mita Am., Inc. v. Key Office Equip., Inc., 2010 1205 (La.App. 1 Cir. 02/11/11)