People

Scott concentrates his practice in the areas of construction and real estate law. He has experience representing all participants in the construction industry, including public and private owners, general and prime contractors and subcontractors. Scott assists his clients in all types of project disputes whether related to payment or performance issues. On the transactional side, Scott assists a wide range of clients with drafting and negotiating construction and design contracts, real estate purchase agreements, land contracts, and lease agreements. He also advises clients on due diligence, closing and title insurance issues.

Scott has been recognized as an Indiana Super Lawyer Rising Star in the practice area of Construction Litigation for 2015 – 2017. He is also an adjunct professor at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis for such classes as Construction Law and Ethics and Facilities Contract Management.

Scott is a frequent speaker at various seminars and has written numerous articles and publications on a broad range of construction and real estate topics.

Areas of Specialty
Construction Law
Construction Litigation
Real Estate Law
Project Disputes
Performance Disputes
Payment Disputes

Education
Indiana University, Robert H. McKinney School of Law, J.D.
Purdue University, B.A.

Admissions
Indiana Supreme Court
U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana
U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana

Associations
Indiana State Bar Association

Construction & Surety Law Section
• Litigation Section
• Young Lawyers Division
• ISBA Written Publications Committee
• ISBA Legislative Committee

American Bar Association
• Forum on the Construction Industry
• Section of Litigation, Construction Litigation Committee
• Public Contract Law Section
• Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section, Fidelity & Surety Law Committee

Indianapolis Bar Association
• Litigation Section

Surety Association of Indiana

Construction Management Association of America
• Board Member