Hieu “Scott” Le Presents at LSBA Specialty Bars Conference

Scott Le at LSBA conferenceAssociate Hieu “Scott” Le presented a Professionalism CLE at the LSBA Specialty Bars Conference on Thursday, May 23, 2024. The Specialty Bars Conference hosted by the LSBA Diversity Committee’s Specialty Bar Subcommittee was developed with the issues of specialty bars in mind. Each session facilitates discussion on timely issues in the legal profession and beyond.

Scott’s topic was “When Competency Isn’t Enough: Embracing Cultural Differences to Become a Truly Competent Lawyer.” His session examined how increased cultural competence can make better practitioners and improve client relationships. He also explored strategies to recognize and address implicit bias, define cultural humility, and learn how cultural competency tools can benefit the legal practice and the legal profession. Scott is a member of the LGBT Subcommittee of the Louisiana State Bar Association Diversity Committee.

About Scott Le

Hieu “Scott” Le’s areas of practice include the defense of employers and insurance carriers for claims arising under the Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Act, Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, Defense Base Act, and War Hazards Compensation Act.

Before joining Mouledoux, Bland, Legrand & Brackett, Hieu primarily practiced in the Louisiana state courts. During this time, he handled matters ranging from personal injury claims to contract disputes and municipal-level criminal defense. He also gained experience in New Jersey and New York, where his practice included civil rights advocacy, foreclosure defense, consumer fraud litigation, labor disputes, and health care-related benefits hearings.

Hieu’s extensive experience has equipped him with the necessary skills to zealously advocate for his clients throughout the entire litigation process. “I firmly believe that each case must be handled with meticulous attention and care regarding legal analysis while also maintaining effective and empathetic communication with my clients.” More >