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B. Scott Andrews
  • Appeals & Appellate, Maritime, Medical Malpractice...
  • Eastern District of Louisiana, Louisiana, Middle District of Louisiana, Texas, Western District of Louisiana
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Summary

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 teaching Insurance Law, Products Liability and Advanced Louisiana Torts at the Southern University Law Center. 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 is a Member of the Louisiana Law Review and published one article prior to graduating 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' law firm as a law clerk during law school and continued after law school. Scott handles all types of serious personal injury and wrongful death cases, but he focuses his practice primarily on motorcycle accidents, 18-wheeler accidents, medical malpractice, and products liability. Scott has handled a significant number of cases involving spinal cord injuries resulting in quadriplegia and paraplegia, and involving brain damage, amputation, and burn injuries.

While the firm's office is located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Scott Andrews handles serious personal injury and wrongful death cases throughout Louisiana, with the highest concentration of injury and death cases being handled in the greater Baton Rouge and Monroe, Louisiana areas.

Education
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
J.D.
Honors: The Order of the Coif
Northwestern State University of Louisiana
B.A. / Political Science
Honors: graduated with Honors, Student Government Association President, 1991 - 1992
Professional Experience
Due' Guidry Piedrahita Andrews L.C.
Current
State of Louisiana, Office of Group Benefits, Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) Contract Negotiator, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Lewis vs. Lewis & Clark Marine, Inc.: 'Savings to Suitors' the Right to Litigate in State Court When Limitation Is Not at Issue
Louisiana Advocates
Remand: The Amount of Controversy Requirement May No Longer be Controversial
Louisiana Advocates
La.R.S. 9:2800 vs. La.Civ.Code art. 2317: Would the Real Strict Liability Article Please Stand Up
Louisiana Advocates
Commercial Automobile Insurance Coverage: Are you Really Protected?
Louisiana Advocates
Premises Liability-The Comparison of Fault Between Negligent and Intentional Actors
Louisiana Law Review
Awards
Louisiana Super Lawyer - Personal Injury Plaintiff
Super Lawyers
2012-2015
Top 100 Trial Lawyers
The National Trial Lawyers
2013-2015
Top 40 Under 40
The National Trial Lawyers
2012-2013
Forty Under 40
Baton Rouge Business Report
Mayor's Award
City of Natchitoches
AV Peer Review Rated
Martindale-Hubbell
Professional Associations
American Bar Association
Member
Current
Louisiana State Bar Association
Member
Current
Baton Rouge Bar Association
Member
Current
American Association for Justice
Member
Current
Louisiana Association for Justice
Member
Current
Texas State Bar # 24052253
Member
- Current
Legislation Committee
Member
- Current
Northwestern State University Foundation Board of Directors
Secretary
- Current
House of Delegates, 19th JDC
Member
- Current
Wex Malone American Inn of Court
Past President
- Current
Louisiana Bar
Member
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Eastern District of Louisiana
Louisiana
Middle District of Louisiana
Texas
Western District of Louisiana
5th Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
    Most cases handled on a contingency fee basis.
Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Maritime
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
Additional Practice Areas
  • 18 Wheeler Accidents
  • Amputation
  • Brain Injuries
  • Burn Injuries
  • Car Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
Languages
  • English
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Website
B. Scott Andrews' Website Profile
Website
Due' Guidry Piedrahita Andrews L.C. Website
Blog
Louisiana Injury Lawyer Blog
Contact & Map
Due' Guidry Piedrahita Andrews L.C.
8201 Jefferson Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
USA
Toll-Free: (800) 929-7481
Telephone: (225) 929-7481
Fax: (225) 924-4519