Pat represents borrowers, lenders and credit providers in matters related to loan and other financing transactions. In addition, Pat works with privately held companies on day-to-day business and legal matters
Non-profit corporations turn to Pat for advice relating to initial organization, tax exemption and compliance, and all legal matters being considered by the organization.
Pat has extensive experience in tax exempt financing transactions, in particular transactions relating the construction of student housing and other exempt facilities. These representations typically include the representation of the owner in a broad spectrum of important aspects of the project, including the organization’s internal approvals, tax matters, real estate development, real estate acquisition, construction, and financing.
Prior to joining MacElree Harvey, Pat served as a Judicial Clerk for the Superior Court of Pennsylvania and for three years was an Assistant Public Defender with the Chester County Public Defender’s Office.
Licensed since 1992
I've worked with Pat Scott on several business transaction matters. Pat is organized, energetic, and engaging. Pat takes his time to understand his clients' business interests and is great at predicting and reducing potential legal risks through carefully drafted documents.
Andrew Silverman Litigation Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Awesome Attorney||Suburban Life Magazine||2015|
|Top Lawyer||Main Line Today Magazine||2014|
|Top Lawyer||Main Line Today Magazine||2013|
|BV Distinguished for ethical standards and legal ability||Martindale-Hubbell||2013|
|Top Lawyer||Main Line Today Magazine||2011|
|Partner||MacElree Harvey, Ltd.||1992 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Chester County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|National Association of Bond Lawyers||“Red Book” listed||N/A|
|West Chester Downtown Foundation||Member/Past President||N/A|
|Penn State Alumni Association||Member||N/A|
|University of Pittsburgh Alumni Association||Member||N/A|
|West Chester YMCA||Past member of Board of Directors, Executive Committee||N/A|
|Pennsylvania State University, University Park (main campus)||English Literature||N/A||N/A|
|University of Pittsburgh School of Law||N/A||N/A||N/A|