Adams and Reese Partner Scott Delacroix
was named the St. Tammany West Chamber of Commerce Board Member of the Year due to his service in 2011 as Vice Chairman of Governmental Affairs on the Chamber’s Executive Committee.
The board recognized Delacroix at its annual Installation and Awards Banquet where the Chamber recognizes businesses and individuals who have provided stellar service to the Chamber and have contributed to the betterment of St. Tammany Parish.
With membership of more than 1,000 businesses, the St. Tammany West Chamber’s mission is to strengthen the business climate of west St. Tammany by promoting the community’s continued development and enhancing the economic vitality of the region. The Chamber supports member businesses in a variety of ways, providing peer-to-peer networking opportunities, educating the public at large on issues of importance and advocating for favorable laws within the state legislature.
At Adams and Reese, Delacroix is a Senior Trial Lawyer and also serves as a member of the firm's Governmental Relations team. He focuses his practice in the areas of complex and class action litigation, products liability litigation and maritime litigation. He has tried cases in state and federal courts throughout Louisiana.
He has acted as lead liaison counsel for defendants in major class action cases, complex litigation and mass tort consolidated cases over the past 20 years. In the legal community, Delacroix is also a member of the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel, United States Fifth Circuit Bar Association, and New Orleans Association of Defense Counsel.Adams and Reese is a multidisciplinary law firm with offices strategically located throughout the southern United States and Washington, DC. American Lawyer includes Adams and Reese on its distinguished list of the nation's top law firms – “The Am Law 200.” The National Law Journal also includes the firm on the "NLJ 250" list of the nation's largest law firms.