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James Scott Ruel

James Scott Ruel

The Ruel Law Firm
  • Traffic Tickets, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury ...
  • Louisiana
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Scott Ruel is an attorney located in Madisonville, Louisiana. He is admitted to the Louisiana state bar and graduated from Columbus School of Law in Washington, D.C. He is the owner of The Ruel Law Firm in Madisonville, LA. Mr. Ruel specializes in personal injury law, successions, criminal law, DUI, possession and traffic tickets. Our firm takes cases in all parishes. Free consultations on traffic tickets. We also accept credit cards by phone and email link. If you need legal assistance and want to speak with Mr. Ruel now, call our office at 985-845-7031or visit us at

The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law
J.D. (1999) | Law
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Loyola University New Orleans
B.A. (1996)
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Professional Experience
The Ruel Law Firm
- Current
Professional Associations
Louisiana State Bar Association  # 27070
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Louisiana State Bar Association
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  • Free Consultation
    Free consultations on Personal Injury, traffic citations, DUI, criminal, possession cases. Call and ask about other types of cases.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    Visa, Mastercard and American Express
  • Contingent Fees
    Contract is required
Practice Areas
Traffic Tickets
Suspended License
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Criminal Law
Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft
Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
Uncontested Divorce
  • English
Legal Answers
Q. My family is needing a succession to clear up some property in Louisiana. It is 9 involved. What's the process
A: Generally a petition for possession is filed with the clerk of court where the decedent lived at the time of death. Sometimes and administration is required where someone is appointed to handle the business of the estate. Once the heirs are identified and the assets of the estate are identified, the heirs are placed into possession and the judgment is recorded into the conveyance records of the parish where the property is located.
Q. Is a speeding ticket voidable if it contains inaccurate information?
A: No. The errors are harmless and not prejudicial to you.
Q. I have a question about a trustee's power of discretion that is listed in the trustee power's section of my dad's trust.
A: You should have a lawyer review the entire trust.
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Contact & Map
210 Highway 21
Madisonville, LA 70447
Telephone: (985) 845-7031
Fax: (985) 845-7089