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Scott Akin

Scott Akin

Practice areas:

General Practice, Immigration

About Me

Research Attorney & Limited Scope Representation

SEEKS Legal Research, Writing, Editing, and Advocacy Project Management.

Experienced in print and electronic channels. telework and online collaboration methodology to reduce overhead costs.

Legal analysis and editing capabilities fortified with exceptional field experience from a career in news journalism capped by 10 years at The New York Times Co. His legal research, analysis, writing and editing are informed by years of journailism experience in the U.S. and abroad fact-gathering through data-mining and interviewing across topical sectors and demographics. Scott has an exceptional experiential knowledgebase across business sectors, government, professions, sciences, cultures, and the socio-economic spectrum.



Languages Spoken: Spanish, German

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. General Practice: 90%
    4 years
  2. Immigration: 10%
    4 years



Hourly ($30-75/hour), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

R Scott Akin

247 Shady Rest Ln
Chickamauga, GA, 30707

R Scott Akin, Counselor at Law

247 Shady Rest Lane
Chickamauga, GA, 30707




Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Contracts Outstandng AchievementConcord Law School2007

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Counselor at LawR Scott Akin2011 - Present
Research ExternNew York State Commission on Public Integrity2010 - 2010
Staff EditorThe New York Times Co.2000 - 2010

Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of GeorgiaAffiliate Member2012 - Present
Medicaid Planning NetworkMember2012 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
National LGBT Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember2011 - Present

Publication NameTitleDate
The Young Lawyer (ABA)Graduating Online Can Provide Marks of Distinction2012

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Concord Law SchoolN/AN/AN/A
Kennesaw State CollN/AN/AN/A