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Scott Jason Merl

Practice areas:

Family, Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Slip and Fall Accident, Business, Contracts & Agreements, Bankruptcy & Debt, Medical Malpractice, Wrongful Death

About Me

Scott Merl  graduated from Miami Law in May of 2011. A Miami native, Scott graduated from the University of Florida with a double major in Political Science, cum laude and Business Administration General Studies with a specialization in Education. During his law school career, Scott served as the 2010 Orientation Vice Chair, was a leading force in the Student Ambassador program, and was an intern for the Street Law program where he taught at Coral Gables High School.


After graduation, Scott held a one year Post-Graduate Fellowship in which he served as a liaison between the student body and the administration to better the overall law student experience.


Currently, Scott has his own firm, Scott Merl, P.A.  Scott Merl specializes in Personal Injury actions, Slip and Falls, Wrongful Death, Medical Malpractice, Family issues, Bankruptcy, Business Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Governance, and Small Claims.

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. Family: 25%
    3 years
  2. Personal Injury: 22%
    3 years
  3. Car Accidents: 20%
    3 years
  4. Slip and Fall Accident: 15%
    3 years
  5. Other: 18%
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Payment

Fees:

Contingent (25-40%), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Joseph Hughes

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Joseph Hughes Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Scott. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Scott Merl, P.A.

3006 Aviation Avenue
Suite 4B
Miami, FL, 33133

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing201108/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Dean of Students AwardUniversity of Miami School of Law2010

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
LawyerScott Merl, P.A.2012 - Present
Of CounselThe Law Offices Of Elkins & Freedman2011 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
University of Miami School of Law Young AlumniBoard Member2013 - Present
Dade County Bar Association, Young Lawyers SectionBoard of Directors2011 - Present
Miami-Dade Justice AssociationAttorney Member2011 - Present
Broward County Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Florida Leadership AcademyAdvisory Board Member2008 - Present

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Miami School of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris DoctorJD - Juris Doctor2011
University of FloridaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2008
University of FloridaGeneral Business AdministrationBA - Bachelor of Arts2008

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Florida Leadership Academy Young Alumni PanelCollege Involvement and Post Graduate Life2012