Scott C. Burgess

Scott C. Burgess: Attorney with Aviation Legal Group, PA AV stamp icon
  • Shareholder at Aviation Legal Group, PA (1 Attorney)
  • 5525 NW 15th Avenue, Suite 301A, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
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Attorney Awards


Single-Engine Land Private Pilot, 1991. Multi-Engine Instrument Pilot, 1998. Florida Supreme Court Certified Mediator, 2007. Member: National Aircraft Resale Association; Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Legal Panel; National Aircraft Finance Association; National Business Aviation Association; South Florida Business Aviation Association; Florida Aviation Trades Association; Lifework Leadership Fort Lauderdale; Leadership Broward Foundation, Inc. Florida Supreme Court Certified Civil Mediator, 2007; Florida Supreme Court Certified Appellate Mediator, 2011.

Florida Bar Foundation.

Areas of Practice (36)

  • Administrative Law
  • Administrative Hearings and Appeals
  • Aircraft Finance and Leasing
  • Aircraft Sales
  • Aircraft Tax Free Exchanges
  • Aircraft Title
  • Airplane Crash Litigation
  • Airport Finance and Development
  • Airport Law
  • Airport Privatization
  • Airport Regulation
  • Aviation Defense
  • Aviation Insurance
  • Aviation Law
  • Aviation Litigation
  • Aviation Products Liability
  • Aviation Regulation
  • Aviation Tax
  • Federal Aviation Licenses
  • International Aviation Law
  • Commercial Arbitration
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Breach of Contract
  • Contract Fraud
  • Contract Litigation
  • International Commercial Contracts
  • Equipment Finance and Leasing
  • Equipment Finance
  • Secured Finance
  • First Party Insurance
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Federal Civil Litigation
  • Sales and Use Tax
  • Air Cargo
  • Transportation Safety

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
954-763-5565  Phone
954-763-8488  Fax
University Attended:
Florida State University, B.S., 1987
Law School Attended:
Stetson University College of Law, J.D., 1990
Year of First Admission:
1991, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; 1995, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 2009, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida; 1997, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 2006, District of Columbia; 1991, Florida
Broward County and American (Member, Air and Space Law Forum Section) Bar Associations; The Florida Bar (Member, Aviation Law Committee); National Transportation Safety Board Bar Association; Lawyer Pilots Bar Association.
Reported Cases:
I Fly South, Inc. v. Raytheon Aircraft Company, 886 So.2d 237 (Fla. 4th DCA 2004); Bernard Schoninger Shopping Centers, Ltd. v. JPS Elastomerics Corp., 102 F.3d 1173 (11th Cir. 1997); McInnis v. Ramasami, 692 So.2d 300 (Fla. 4th DCA 1997); Knealing v. Puleo, 675 So.2d 593 (Fla. 1996); Leblanc v. State Farm Mutual Auto Ins. Co., 616 So.2d 621 (Fla. 4th DCA 1993).
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

4.9/5.0 (25 reviews)
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