Scott M. Mansfield is an associate with Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips, where he practices in various areas of litigation, including commercial, general, investigations and white collar defense, and domestic relations.
Scott is admitted to practice in all Louisiana state courts, in the United States District Courts for the Middle, Eastern, and Western Districts of Louisiana, and the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.
For 2016-2017, Scott was appointed to serve as a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association Ethics Advisory Service Committee, which works to encourage ethical lawyer conduct and supports the LSBA's Ethics Counsel in the provision of informal, non-binding ethics opinions to members of the Bar, and also the LSBA Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee, which protects the public from incompetent or fraudulent activities by those who are unauthorized to practice law or who are otherwise misleading those in need of legal services.
Scott graduated from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University in 2015, where he was a member of the Chancellor’s List and earned CALI Excellence Awards in Legal Research and Writing (I& II) and Civil Law Torts. While in law school, Scott also served as an editor of the Mineral Law Institute Newsletter and member of the Student Bar Association Ethics Committee.
Scott received his B.S. in Management from Louisiana State University in 2011. Prior to attending law school, Scott served his community as a commissioned deputy sheriff.
In the community, Scott serves on the Sigma Nu Fraternity (Phi Chapter) Alumni Board of Receivers and is a member of the Tiger Athletic Foundation. Scott also serves his community as an active volunteer attorney with Wills for Heroes: an organization that provides no-cost estate planning legal services to veterans, members of law enforcement, and their families.
When he is not practicing law, Scott enjoys spending time with family and friends, being outdoors, and attending LSU athletic events.