Litigation, Commercial, Bankruptcy & Debt, Class Action, Health Care, Defective and Dangerous Products, Medical Malpractice, Banking
Mr. Scott D. Knapp is an Partner in the Fort Lauderdale Office of Broad
and Cassel. He is a member of the Firm's Commercial Litigation Practice
litigated cases from their inception through verdict and settlement in both
state and federal courts.
and insurance disputes.
500 company claiming to have conspired with local healthcare providers to violate the Medicare Secondary Payer Act.
counsel in a jury trial involving claims of medical negligence, fraud and
violations of FDA regulations. In this capacity, he argued multiple
evidentiary issues and successfully defended the client against punitive
he worked with the Executive Management for the The Miami Heat.
Since, he has represented clients in several matters in the sports industry,
including representation of a disability insurance carrier in a multimillion
dollar claim brought by a professional franchise.
by Florida Trend as well as a "Rising Star" by "Florida Super Lawyers" and Law & Politics magazine from 2010 - 2012.
Licensed since 2005
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|FL||Member in Good Standing||2005||05/07/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Legal Elite - Top Up and Coming||Florida Trend||2013|
|Rising Star||Florida Super Lawyers||2013|
|Legal Elite - Top Up and Coming||Florida Trend||2012|
|Rising Star||Florida SuperLawyers||2012|
|Rising Star||Florida Super Lawyers||2011|
|Legal Elite - Top Up and Coming||Florida Trend Magazine||2010|
|Rising Star||Florida Super Lawyers||2010|
|Legal Elite - Top Up and Coming Attorney||Florida Trend Magazine||2009|
|Legal Elite - Top Up and Coming Attorney||Florida Trend Magazine||2008|
|Legal Elite - Top Up and Coming Attorney||Florida Trend Magazine||2007|
|Associate||Broad & Cassel||2010 - Present|
|Associate||Wicker Smith||2006 - 2010|
|Associate||Walton Lantaff Schroeder and Carson||2005 - 2006|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Alpha Epsilon Pi||Board of Directors (Supreme Board)||2012 - Present|
|B'nai B'rith Justice Unit No. 5207||Treasurer||2012 - Present|
|Broward County Bar Association, Trial Lawyers Section||Co-chair||2011 - Present|
|B'nai B'rith Justice Unit No. 5207||Board Member||2011 - Present|
|Alpha Epsilon Pi||Regional Governor||2006 - 2012|
|Florida Bar, Health Law Section||Member||N/A|
|Broward County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Florida Bar, Trial Lawyers Section||Member||N/A|
|Florida Bar, Business Law Section||Member||N/A|
|Alpha Epsilon Pi South Florida Alumni Club||Board Member||N/A|
|Broward County Seminole Club||Member||N/A|
|Patient v. Psychologist (Broward County, FL)||Summary judgment granted in favor of client|
|Patient v. Lasik Eye Surgery Center (Hillsborough County, FL)||Post-verdict favorable and confidential settlement reached|
|Patient v. Dentist (Orange County, FL)||Dismissal in favor of client|
|University of Miami School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2005|
|Florida State University||Political Science and Criminology||BS - Bachelor of Science||2002|
|Client's training seminar||Bringing it Home - A Bank Representative's Role in Residential Foreclosure Actions||2012|
|Client Seminar||Anatomy of a Medical Malpractice Action||2009|
|Client Seminar||The Impact of Electronic Discovery on Health Care Providers||2009|