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 Keely Y Scott (6/14/2016) 
   

 Keely Y. Scott

 Donohue, Patrick & Scott, PLLC



 

Areas of Practice:

Mediation and Civil Litigation (Construction Defect, GL and Professional Liability).


Favorite BRBA project or event:

Belly Up with the Bar (DPS won in 2015!).


Hobbies:

Travel, exercise and spending time with my family.


If I had more time, I would:

Play golf.


What is the biggest challenge facing attorneys today:

Without a doubt, unprofessionalism.


Best thing about being a lawyer:

The practice of law exposes you to people, places and situations that you may never know otherwise.


Bet you didn't know:
I was an LSU Golden Girl.


Currently reading:

Just finished "The Guilty" by David Baldacci.


Where did you grow up?

Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Richmond, Virginia; and Zachary, Louisiana.


Favorite place in Baton Rouge:

My backyard and Tiger Stadium.


Favorite sport:

Baseball (Parkview Baptist Eagles, LSU and Red Sox).


What did you learn from your legal mentor?

The practice of law requires dedication; "there are a lot easier ways to make a lot more money."


What was your first job?

After working as a student worker in the legal department of the Governor's office and before law school, I becamse the first official employee of the Louisiana Lottery.


If you could have any superpower, what would it be?

Superhuman endurance . . . actually, mind control would be very helpful in this business!




If you would like to contact Kelly, her email address is kscott@DPS-law.com.


For more information or to comment on this Member Spotlight feature, contact Susan Kelley at
susan@brba.org or 225-214-5559.

 


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