K. Scott Kirkpatrick
Scott Kirkpatrick works out of Roedel Parson's Baton Rouge office where he is a lobbyist on state issues. Amongst other clients, Mr. Kirkpatrick represents Association of Levee Boards of Louisiana, American Traffic Solutions, Louisiana Notary Association and serves as the Executive Director of the Coast Builders Coalition.
Previously, Mr. Kirkpatrick spent nearly five years working with the Washington, D.C. based consulting firm, the Cypress Group. In addition to his government relations work with the firm, he was part of a team that procured and executed on a $78 million federal housing contract through the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the State of Louisiana.
Prior experience includes working in Louisiana Governor Kathleen Blanco's office as a policy advisor for natural resources, environment and transportation; serving in the special projects office of former U.S. Senator John Breaux and as a legislative assistant for health care, judiciary and financial services for former U.S. Congressman Richard Baker in Washington, D.C.
Mr. Kirkpatrick received his BA in Government and Religious Studies from the University of Virginia and his JD from Louisiana State University. He and his wife Heather have two daughters, Laura Jane and Virginia and one son, Kristopher.
Areas of Practice
- Government Relations
- Regulatory Matters
- Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
- J.D. - 2002
- University of Virginia
- B.A. - 1999
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
- Baton Rouge Bar Association, Member
- Coast Builders Coalition, President
- Louisiana Armed Forces Foundation, Secretary-Treasurer
- Louisiana Arts and Science Museum, Board member
- Baton Rouge General Foundation, Board Member