Ross A. Brupbacher is of counsel to the firm’s Lafayette office. Ross grew up in Lafayette, Louisiana and attended Texas A&M University where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Management in 1970. Ross was drafted by the NFL and went on to play four seasons for the Chicago Bears, beginning in 1970-72, then leading the NFL in interceptions by a linebacker with seven in 1976. Ross also played for the World Football League in 1974 and served as defensive captain for the Birmingham Americans, leading them to the 1974 World Bowl Championship title. After sustaining multiple injuries, Ross followed his intellectual passion and enrolled in the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at LSU, graduating with his J.D. in 1977.
In addition to serving as the former Sheriff of Lafayette Parish, Ross’s professional experiences include extensive practice as a trial attorney for Domengeaux, Wright, Roy & Edwards, as well as several years serving as the general counsel to Lafayette General Medical Center. He is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association and is also admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana. Ross maintains a general practice, primarily focusing on consulting businesses in the maritime, exploration, and health care industries in Lafayette.
- Louisiana Bar Association
- U.S. District Court, Western District of LA
- U.S. Tax Court