Scott is a member of the firm’s Commercial Litigation practice group, where he represents clients in a variety of business disputes. Scott began his career and practiced for 10 years with AmLaw 100 law firms in Washington, D.C., where he concentrated in antitrust litigation and merger investigations. In that practice, Scott represented numerous Fortune 500 companies in merger investigations by the Federal Trade Commission and the U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division.
Scott has represented companies in a variety of industries, including health care, financial services, technology, construction, entertainment, automotive, oil and gas, retail, advertising, and manufacturing.
Scott is licensed to practice in North Carolina and Virginia.
- Best Lawyer, Ones to Watch, Antitrust Law, 2021-2024
- North Carolina State Bar
- Virginia State Bar
- American Bar Association, Antitrust Section
- First Tee Triangle, Game Changers Council Executive Committee
- Successfully defended business against breach of contract claims by former business partner and won summary judgment on various fraud-based counterclaims.
- Obtained dismissal of lawsuit against credit card arm of international bank.
- Successfully defended construction company against negligence claims in arbitration.
- Defended global automotive company in products liability suits in numerous jurisdictions.
- Successfully defended numerous companies in investigations by the Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice Antitrust Division.
- Economic Implications of Third-Party Litigation Financing on the U.S. Civil Justice System, 8 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y, 593 (2012)