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Baton Rouge, Louisiana Trial Lawyer Scott Andrews, handles serious personal injury and wrongful death cases caused by accidents, including car wrecks, motorcycle accidents, 18 wheeler accidents, medical malpractice and products liability.


 


Scott Andrews is licensed to practice law in Louisiana (since 1996) and Texas (since 2006), and is admitted to practice in all Federal Courts in Louisiana, and before the United States Supreme Court.  Scott is an Adjunct Professor of Law at Southern University Law Center, teaching Advanced Louisiana Torts, Insurance Law, and Products Liability.


 


Scott Andrews is a 2011 Baton Rouge Business Report Forty Under 40 honoree,  The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers and Top 40 Under 40 member, Secretary of the Northwestern State University Foundation, an Adjunct Professor of Law at the Southern University Law Center, and is a former President of the Wex Malone American Inn of Court.  Scott has also been selected for inclusion in Louisiana Super Lawyers-Personal Injury Plaintiff (2012-2013), and enjoys a prestigious AV peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell.


 


Scott Andrews was born and raised in Jonesboro-Hodge, Louisiana.  After graduating with honors from Northwestern State University, where he served as Student Government Association President, Scott worked as a PPO Contract Negotiator for the State of Louisiana Group Benefits Program for one year prior to beginning law school at the Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center. 


 


Scott Andrews is a Member of the Louisiana Law Review and graduated in 1996 as a member of the Order of the Coif, Phi Kappa Phi, and the LSU Law Center Hall of Fame.  


 


Scott Andrews began his association with the Due' firm as a law clerk during law school and continued with the firm after law school.  Scott handles all types of personal injury and wrongful death cases, but his practice focuses primarily on motorcycle accidents, automobile accidents, 18-wheeler accidents, medical malpractice and products liability.  


 


Scott Andrews was a member of the Baton Rouge Rotary Club for several years and served on the Small Law Firm Advisory Board for Thomson West.  Scott currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Northwestern State University Foundation, the executive committee (Past-President) of the Wex Malone American Inn of Court, and as a member of the House of Delegates of the Louisiana State Bar Association (LSBA).  Scott also serves as an elected member of LSBA's Legislation Committee.  Scott previously served on the Amicus Curie and Legislation Committees for the Louisiana Association for Justice (formerly the Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association) and published numerous articles in its periodical, Louisiana Advocates.





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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Personal Injury: 60%
    20 years
  2. Medical Malpractice: 30%
    20 years
  3. Motorcycle Accident: 10%
    20 years

Payment

Fees:

Free consultation (120 minutes)

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  • Scott Earl Brady

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Contact info

Due', Price, Guidry, Piedrahita & Andrews

8201 Jefferson Highway
Baton Rouge, LA, 70809

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200608/17/2016
LAEligible to practice law199608/05/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2015
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2015
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2014
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2014
Top 100 Trial LaywersThe National Trial Lawyers2013
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
40 Under 40The National Trial Lawyers2012
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2011
Forty Under 40Baton Rouge Business Report2011
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2009
Who's WhoKingston's National Registry1999
Who's WhoStrathmore's1998
Who's WhoMarquis Who's Who in American Law1998
Order of the CoifLSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center1996
Hall of FameLouisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center1996
CALI Award - Employment LawCALI1995
Louisiana Law ReviewLSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center1995
Mayor's AwardCity of Natchitoches, Office of the Mayor1994
Mayor's AwardCity of Natchitoches, Office of the Mayor1992
Social Sciences Outstanding SeniorNorthwestern State University1992
Senator of YearNSU Student Government Association1991
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorSouthern University Law Center2010 - Present
N/ADue', Price, Guidry, Piedrahita & Andrews1996 - Present
Law ClerkDue', Caballero, Perry, Price & Guidry1994 - 1996
PPO Contract NegotiatorState of Louisiana, Office of Group Benefits1992 - 1993
Aide to the MayorCity of Natchitoches, Louisiana1991 - 1992
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Northwestern State University Foundation BoardSecretary2012 - Present
Louisiana Bar FoundationMember2008 - Present
Louisiana State Bar AssociationLegislation Committee2007 - Present
Northwestern State University FoundationBoard Member2006 - Present
Louisiana State Bar AssociationHouse of Delegates, 19th JDC2005 - Present
Northwestern State University President's CouncilN/A2003 - Present
United States Supreme Court BarN/A2000 - Present
Louisiana Association for Justice, Auto Torts SectionMember2000 - Present
Wex Malone American Inn of CourtMember1999 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth CircuitN/A1996 - Present
Louisiana Association for JusticeMember1996 - Present
United States District Court for the Middle District of LouisianaN/A1996 - Present
United States District Court for Eastern District of LouisianaN/A1996 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1996 - Present
Louisiana State Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
Baton Rouge Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
United States District Court for the Western District of LouisianaN/A1996 - Present
Louisiana Law ReviewMember1995 - Present
Northwestern State University FoundationVice President2014 - 2016
Wex Malone American Inn of CourtPresident2010 - 2011
Northwestern State University Foundation BoardTreasurer2010 - 2012
Northwestern State University FoundationChairman Audit Committee2009 - 2010
Wex Malone American Inn of CourtPresident Elect2009 - 2010
Thomson WestSmall Law Firm Advisory Board2007 - 2008
Attorneys Information Exchange GroupAssociate Member2005 - 2007
Northwestern State University Alumni BoardBoard Member2003 - 2006
Trial Lawyers for Public JusticeMember2000 - 2004
Louisiana Association for Justice, Employment Law SectionMember2000 - 2004
Louisiana Association for Justice, Amicus Curiae CommitteeMember2000 - 2002
Rotary Club of Baton RougeGroup Study Exchange Committee Chairman1998 - 2000
American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice SectionMember1996 - 2009
Phi Kappa PhiMember1996 - 1997
American Bar AssociationMember1996 - 2009
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
John Doe v. ENTJury Verdict in favor of the plaintiff
Jane Doe v. ERSettlement in favor of plaintiff
John DoeSettlement in favor of plaintiffs
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Louisiana Law ReviewPremises Liability-The Comparison of Fault Between Negligent and Intentional Actors, 55 La.L.Rev. 1149 (1995)1995
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Northwestern State University of LouisianaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1992
Jonesboro-Hodge High SchoolN/AHigh School Diploma1989