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Mr. Scott has been recognized extensively for his work. He has been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America publication since 2006, currently being recognized in three areas: Construction Law, Construction Litigation, and Commercial Litigation. He has also been inducted as a Fellow in the Construction Law Society of America, an organization limited to a very small percentage of construction lawyers. Mr. Scott has been an active leader in various legal organizations, currently serving as President of the William Putman Inns of Court. He recently served as the Chairman of the Construction Section of the Arkansas Bar Association, after a 5 year tenure on its governing board. He is a member of the ABA Forum on Construction Law and Defense Research Institute. In 2008, he was selected to the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal’s “40 Under 40” list. He recently authored a chapter on construction contract claims in the Arkansas Construction Law Manual (2016 edition) and has lectured on various construction law topics, including materialman’s liens, construction law and alternative dispute resolution. Mr. Scott has volunteered his time speaking to classes and judging competitions at the University of Arkansas Law School.
Mr. Scott earned his accounting degree from Baylor University in 1992, graduating cum laude. He worked as a certified public accountant with KPMG Peat Marwick and is an inactive CPA in Arkansas. Mr. Scott received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Law in 1997, graduating with highest honors. While in law school he served as an associate editor on the Law Journal. After law school, he clerked for the Honorable G. Thomas Eisele, Senior United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Arkansas from 1996 through 1998, before entering private practice.
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Honors & Recognitions
Inducted as a Fellow in the Construction Law Society of America, 2017
Northwest Arkansas Business 40 Under 40 honoree, 2008
Listed in The Best Lawyers in America publication since 2006, currently recognized in three areas: Construction Law, Construction Litigation, and Commercial Litigation
Former officer Covington Park Property Owner's Association
•58 Conner & Winters Attorneys Named to 2018 Best Lawyers in America List
•Law Clerk to the Honorable G. Thomas Eisele, Senior United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Arkansas, 1996-1998
Community & Professional
Vice Chairman, Governing Board of the Construction Law Section, Arkansas Bar Association
Barrister in the William Putman Inns of Court
Member of Construction Forum of American Bar Association
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