Timothy H. Scott: Lawyer with Fisher & Phillips LLP

Timothy H. Scott

New Orleans,  LA  U.S.A.
Phone(504) 529-3834

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AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Labor and Employment
  • Employment Discrimination and Related Litigation
  • Executive Order 11246
  • Office of Federal Contract Compliance - OFCCP
  • Harassment in the Workplace
  • Non-Competition Litigation
  • Occupational Safety and Health Act - OSHA
University Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, B.A., 1988
Law SchoolLoyola University New Orleans School of Law, New Orleans, LA, J.D., 1991
Admitted1992, Louisiana; 1995, Massachusetts

Professional Activities

Tim is an active member of the Labor and Employment Law Section of the Louisiana Bar Association and has contributed a number of articles for the Louisiana Bar Journal's Legal Update section.


Tim Scott is a partner in the New Orleans office.

His practice emphasizes employment litigation, particularly the defense of harassment and discrimination claims. Tim has successfully handled a number of jury trials as well as cases before the courts of appeals.

Tim also advises employers on a day-to-day basis on issues relating to compliance with the various state and federal laws applicable to employers.

Finally, Tim handles traditional labor law matters before the National Labor Relations Board, as well as arbitration of disputes involving collective bargaining agreements.

Tim also is a frequent lecturer to employer and lawyer groups on a variety of employment law topics including the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the Fair Labor Standards Act.

He is AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell and he has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America since 2012. He has also been listed in Chambers USA, America's Leading Business Lawyers since 2013.


What To Do If Your Employee Is On The Ashley Madison List?
August 31, 2015


South Central Industrial Association Workshop - Houma, LA
November 6, 2014

Towing & Recovery Management Summit
July 22, 2014

Employment Law Workshop - Houma, LA
November 8, 2012

How Would This Look in Court? - New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Virginia
October 11, 2012

Avoiding Wage/Hour Problems In The Restaurant Industry - New Orleans, LA
July 23, 2012

DOL Audits - How to Prepare for the Unexpected - Webinar
December 1, 2011

Top Four Dealership Payroll Pitfalls - New Orleans, LA
November 7, 2011

Managing Wage Costs While Complying with Wage-Hour Requirements - Houma, LA
October 27, 2011

Managing Social Media in the Workplace: The Do's and Don'ts for Employers and Communicators - New Orleans, LA
September 15, 2011


Eighty-Four Fisher & Phillips Attorneys Selected to The Best Lawyers in America 2016
August 17, 2015

Forty-Four Attorneys Ranked Among Top in Chambers USA 2015
May 19, 2015

Fisher & Phillips Attorneys Listed in Louisiana Super Lawyers
December 29, 2014

Quotes and Soundbites

President Obama's Executive Order on Paid Sick Leave
September 11, 2015

Employers Seek Advice on Ashley Madison Scandal
September 1, 2015

Lawyers Advise Wait on Same-Sex Benefit Changes
July 2, 2015

Same Sex Marriages Impact Businesses
June 29, 2015

5 Tips To Protect Your Start-up
March 24, 2015

Protecting Your Startup
March 10, 2015

How to Prepare Your Business for Severe Weather?
March 5, 2015

Entrepreneur's Labor and Employment Law 101
April 23, 2014

Proposed Overtime Rules Could Expand Who Makes More
March 27, 2014

Proposed Overtime Rules Could Expand Who Makes More
March 14, 2014

Private Companies Face Expanded Whistleblower Protection
March 7, 2014

Tim Scott Explains Internal Revenue Service Changes on WWL-TV
January 22, 2014

Partner Tim Scott Explains How To Avoid Holiday Party Pitfalls on Fox 8
December 11, 2013

Boost in Energy Jobs Triggering FLSA Cases in Louisiana
October 18, 2013

Labor Laws Can Trip Up Lax Employers
October 16, 2013

Fifth Circ. Invites Bias Suits Over 'Horseplay, ' Lawyers Say
October 1, 2013

Employers Must Tread Carefully With Social Media Checks
August 16, 2013

How to Handle March Madness in the Office
March 13, 2013

Madness in the Workplace: Employers Prepare for NCAA Tourney's Impact
March 1, 2013

Temporary Workers: Employ with Caution
August 23, 2012

Take Your Dog to Work Day
June 19, 2012


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Office Information

Timothy H. Scott

201 St. Charles Avenue
New OrleansLA 70170


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