Scott is a Shareholder in the Firm’s Real Property and Commercial Litigation Groups. Scott is Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Business Litigation and concentrates his practice on litigation involving real estate and land use issues, and complex commercial litigation. He has extensive experience in prosecuting and defending lawsuits involving claims for fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of contract, condemnation, Section 1983 claims, substantive and procedural due process issues, property tax issues, Telecommunications Act violations, land title claims, takings claims, broker disputes, shareholder disputes, commercial landlord-tenant matters, and other real property and business issues. Scott has been involved in litigating several cases with significant impact upon the development and business community.
Scott has authored several articles and is a frequent lecturer on the above topics. He has been selected to speak on real property litigation issues at several seminars, as well as in college level courses at the University of Tampa.
Scott is active in both professional and community activities. He is a member of the Florida Bar’s Eminent Domain Committee, a member of the Hillsborough County and Atlanta Bar Associations, and is a former member of the Justice William Glenn Terrell America Inn of Court. Scott is a graduate of the Leadership Tampa program. He is the former Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Academy of Holy Names of Florida, Inc. and also served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation to Develop Communities of Tampa, Inc. Scott has served as a past member of the Board of Directors of Special Olympics Florida, and he enjoys coaching Little League baseball and other youth sports.