Scott is a native of Atlanta, Georgia who came to Birmingham to pursue a law degree and fell in love with the city. Prior to embarking on a career as an attorney, Scott spent over ten years as a member of the United States Marine Corps and the United States Naval Reserves. Scott holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Florida. Scott also holds a Master of Science in Environmental and Energy Management from Samford University. Scott attended the Cumberland School of Law, Samford University for his Juris Doctor degree.
While in law school, Scott worked as a legal clerk for the Southern Environmental Law Center, an environmental non-profit advocating for the health and beauty of the Southeast. During law school, Scott served as a Senior Associate Editor for the American Journal of Trial Advocacy. He also served as an Abraham Caruthers Teaching Fellow and a Scholar of Merit. Scott was involved in a number of Alternate Dispute Resolution programs and was a member of both the Negotiation and Mediation National Teams for Cumberland. Scott was awarded a number of merit scholarships at Cumberland and was on the Dean’s Academic List every semester of law school.
Scott is licensed to practice in all State courts in the State of Alabama. Prior to joining Morris Bart, Scott was an associate attorney at a Plaintiff’s law firm in Birmingham. Scott is a zealous advocate for his clients and brings the discipline and commitment he learned in the military and his legal training to achieve the greatest possible outcomes that his clients deserve.
- B.A., University of Florida, Program in Political Science
- M.S., Samford University, Program in Environmental and Energy Management
- J.D., Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
Professional Affiliations & Memberships
- American Bar Association
- Birmingham Bar Association
Admitted to Practice
- United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama