Areas of Practice
  • Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University, J.D. and B.C.L., 2003; Louisiana Law Review
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette, B.S. in Business Administration, 2000, cum laude; Outstanding Graduate for the Department of Management
Bar Admissions
  • Louisiana, 2003
Court Admissions
  • E.D. La., 2003
  • M.D. La., 2003
  • W.D. La., 2003
Kyle Bacon
Suite 1600
600 Jefferson St
Lafayette, LA 70501
337.593.7706 tel
337.993.2557 fax

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Kyle M. Bacon is a partner in Jones Walker's Business & Commercial Transactions and Banking & Financial Services Practice Groups and practices from the firm's Lafayette office. Mr. Bacon's practice includes mergers and acquisitions, commercial real estate, secured financing, private equity investments, commercial transactions, and corporate counseling. He represents companies of all sizes from a wide range of industries, including oil and gas, banking, real estate, healthcare, and manufacturing.

Mr. Bacon is a graduate of Leadership Lafayette, Class XXIV, and he holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, cum laude, from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, where he was named an outstanding graduate, and a juris doctor degree and Bachelor of Civil Law from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University, where he was selected to the Louisiana Law Review. He formerly served as a law clerk to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana under the Honorable F.A. Little, Jr.


  • Recipient of the "20 under 40 Acadiana Leadership Awards" (2017)
  • Named "Top Lawyer of Acadiana" for Banking and Finance Law by Acadiana Profile (2017)



  • "Mergers & Acquisitions: Structure, Process, and Due Diligence for Financial Managers", December 17, 2013, Postlethwaite & Netterville Financial Managers Seminar
  • "Entity Formation", August 22, 2008


  • "The Single Business Enterprise Theory of Louisiana's First Circuit: An Erroneous Application of Traditional Veil-Piercing"
    Louisiana Law Review, 2002


  • Leadership Lafayette, Class XXIV
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Lafayette Bar Association (Board of Directors/Real Estate and Transactional Section Chair, 2016-present)
  • Lafayette Young Lawyers Association (Community Service Co-Chair, 2007-2008; Mock Trial Judge, 2006-2007)
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Louisiana State University Law Center Young Alumni Leadership Council
  • The 705 - Acadiana's Emerging Leaders
  • Acadiana Symphony Association (Board of Directors, 2013-present; Executive Committee, 2015-present; Finance Committee, 2013-2015)
  • UL Alumni Association (President-Elect, 2016-present; VP Facilities, 2014-2016; Executive Board, 2014-present; Alumni Council, 2012-2014)
  • Krewe of Bonaparte
  • Carrollton Park On The River Homeowners Association (2014-2016)
  • One Acadiana (Urban Revitalization and Development Committee, 2016-present)
  • Community Foundation of Acadiana (Professional Advisors Committee, 2015-present)
  • St. Edmond Catholic Church Pastoral Advisory Council (President, 2010-2011; Member, 2009-2012)
  • Epsilon Chi House Corporation of Kappa Sigma Fraternity (Board of Directors, 2008-2011)
  • Duhé American Inn of Court (2005-2008)