With nearly thirty years of professional legal experience, Scott maintains a broad practice in order to best represent his clients in all of their legal needs. This includes representing clients before local and state jurisdictions in regard zoning, permitting and other land use and development issues; the representation of private property owners in regard to eminent domain proceedings; as well as representing clients in both state and federal courts in general commercial litigation. Scott is one of the pre-eminent attorneys in Georgia representing the outdoor advertising industry, including the Outdoor Advertising Association of Georgia, including drafting and lobbying for legislation before both state and local governments.
Scott is rated as a "Best Lawyer in America" in Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law by The American Lawyer and maintains an “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest peer-review rating available. Scott often speaks before both the Institute of Continuing Legal Education and the National Business Institute in regard to several of his practice areas.
Scott is licensed to practice in the State of Georgia. Scott is also admitted to practice in the United States District Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia.
Emory University School of Law, J.D. with distinction, 1993
Duke University, B.A., 1988
Old War Horse Lawyers' Club
Outdoor Advertising Association of Georgia
Outdoor Advertising Association of America