Bernard E. Beyt
Bernard E. Beyt graduated from Southwestern Louisiana Institute, the forerunner to University of Louisiana at Lafayette, prior to joining the Army Air Corps during the Second World War. After service overseas and obtaining the rank of Captain, Bernard attended law school at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. He spent his years prior to founding Beyt & Beyt in 1969 working for Sun Oil Company. Bernard practiced primarily oil and gas law while dividing his time between numerous civic organizations. He retired from the practice of law in 1991.