Paul “Woody” Scott

Paul “Woody” Scott is passionate in his representation of clients. Mr. Scott founded The Scott Law Firm and practices in immigration law, deportation and removal defence, criminal defence, and Federal Criminal and Immigration Litigation.

Mr. Scott was born in a small hospital in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. At two years old he and his mother moved to the New Orleans, Louisiana, area where he was raised. After he graduated from Archbishop Rummel High School in Metairie, he moved to Baton Rouge where he attended Louisiana State University to obtain his bachelor degree. He went on to receive his Juris Doctor and Bachelor of Civil Law from the LSU Paul H. Hebert Law School.

During his studies, Mr. Scott performed extensive travel and study of Latin America and the Latin American Legal Systems. Fluent in Spanish, he spent a semester of law school studying at the prestigious Universidad Austral Facultad de los Derechos located in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Throughout his life, Mr. Scott has watched family and friends work themselves through the complex immigration system. For that reason, he is intimately familiar with the immigration processes and serves his clients with a sense of passion.

As an immigration lawyer Mr. Scott provides legal services in the areas of Immigration and Nationality Law, Criminal Defence, and Personal Injury. Mr. Scott is a regular guest on Radio Amor and La Nueva radio stations where he answers the questions of Spanish speaking community.

Firm Overview:

At The Scott Law Firm, our team is dedicated to defending the rights of our clients in the legal areas of immigration, criminal defence, and personal injury. Our firm is aware of the rights that each of our clients possess, and we are dedicated to ensuring that their rights are not infringed upon or taken away from them. If your rights are being threatened, we encourage you to contact our team at your earliest convenience.

Whether a law enforcement official has accused you of driving under the influence or the government is threatening you with deportation, we want you to receive the quality assistance you require. We guarantee effective and competent representation at The Scott Law Firm. At our firm, clients come first. Our clients are treated with respect and receive the attention that they need. We were founded to help individuals and businesses throughout the world.