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Margie R. Scott, Associate

Margie R. Scott

Contact Info

MScott@PerrierLacoste.com
Direct Phone: (504) 526-1697
Direct Fax: (504) 212-1707

Margie R. Scott was born and raised in South Carolina. She graduated from Z. B. Vance High School, Charlotte, North Carolina, in 2004 and the University of South Carolina, in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. In 2015, she earned her Juris Doctor from the Charlotte School of Law in Charlotte, North Carolina. She was on the Dean’s list and graduated with Pro-bono High Honors.

During law school, Margie was a member of the BLSA Mock Trial Team, Innocence Project and a Guardian ad Litem for Richland County Court Appointed Special Advocates (“CASA”). She participated in the Upper School Moot Court Competition and served as a Junior Fellow at the Library of Congress, a law clerk for Richland County CASA and a Congressional Intern. She also volunteered for the City of Columbia and Oliver Gospel Mission homeless shelters.

Margie has experience with general liability, products liability, and premises liability claims. After graduating from law school and earning admission to the South Carolina Bar in 2016, Margie worked for Walmart Stores, Inc. where she adjusted complex general liability, products liability, premises liability and property damage claims in Florida, West Virginia, Illinois, Utah, and Rhode Island. In 2019, Margie earned admissions to the Louisiana Bar and joined Perrier & Lacoste. She now serves corporate and insurance clients in litigating matters involving commercial and personal lines automobile, general liability, products liability, and premises liability claims.

Margie is licensed and admitted to practice in Louisiana and South Carolina State courts as well as the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana. She is a member of several legal associations, including the New Orleans Bar Association, Louisiana State Bar Association, South Carolina Bar Association, New Orleans Association of Defense Counsel, and the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel.

Margie resides in the greater New Orleans area. She loves supporting the Saints and Pelicans.

Education

Charlotte School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2015
University of South Carolina, BA, Political Science, 2008

Bar Admissions

Louisiana State Bar
South Carolina State Bar
United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana

Professional Affiliations

Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
Louisiana State Bar Association
New Orleans Association of Defense Counsel
New Orleans Bar Association
South Carolina State Bar Association
Themis Advocates Group

Practice Areas

Commercial and Personal Lines Automobile, General Liability, Insurance Coverage, Premises Liability, Products Liability, Property Damage