Scott C. Murray is a dedicated attorney, representing clients who have suffered injury due to the negligence of others. He pursues justice in the areas of personal injury and wrongful death matters involving auto accidents, automotive product liability and premises liability.
Scott is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review. According to Matindale-Hubbell, the rating indicates the highest level of skill, integrity and professional standards of conduct. He is also included in Martindale-Hubbell's Bar of Preeminent Lawyers.
A native of Palm Beach County (fourth generation), Scott graduated from Cardinal Newman High School in 1984; earned his undergraduate degree from Georgetown University in1988; and earned his law degree from the University of Florida in 1992. He also studied law at the University of Leiden in The Netherlands in 1990.
Since beginning his law career in 1992, Scott has been actively involved in the leadership of the Palm Beach County Bar Association, first rising through the ranks of the Young Lawyers Division and as a long standing member of the Board of Directors for the Association. He also devotes his time to the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach as a member of its Board of Directors. He is also a member of The Florida Bar, American Association for Justice, Florida Justice Association and Southern Trial Lawyers Association.
Scott has published articles in legal publications and has also lectured before numerous professional legal associations across Florida in the area of insurance bad faith, uninsured motorist coverage, consumer protection issues, motion in limine, cross-examination of expert witnesses and subrogation in personal injury and wrongful death claims.
Scott is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts of Florida.
Licensed since 1992
|FL||Member in Good Standing||1992||05/07/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Legal Elite||Florida Trend Magazine||N/A|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|South Florida Science Museum||Young Friends||N/A|
|Norton Museum of Art||Young Friend||N/A|
|Historical Society of Palm Beach County||Member||N/A|
|The Florida Bar||Member||N/A|
|Southern Trial Lawyer Association||Member||N/A|
|Palm Beach County Bar Association||Past Chair - Personal Injury / Wrongful Death CLE||N/A|
|Palm Beach County Bar Association||Past President of Young Lawyers Section||N/A|
|Palm Beach County Bar Association||Past Board of Directors||N/A|
|Palm Beach County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|National Crime Victim Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Martin County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach||Board of Directors||N/A|
|Indian River County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Guild of Catholic Lawyers||Member||N/A|
|Georgetown University Club of Palm Beach||Member, Former President||N/A|
|Florida Justice Association||Member||N/A|
|American Association for Justice||Member||N/A|
|Rosarian Academy||Development Committee||N/A|
|Trial Magazine||Sport Utility Vehicles, Vans and Pickups: Orphans of Auto Safety||1994|
|University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law||Law||N/A||1994|
|Justice Teaching Program||The Legal System||2014|
|Justice Teaching Program||The Legal System||2013|
|Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Law in Florida||Underinsured Motorist Insurance (UIM) (a) Insurance Company Obligations (b)Coverage of Persons, Vehicles and Injuries (c) Exclusions (d) Statute of Limitations||2003|
|Real Evidence for the Trial Practitioner||Motions in Limine vs. Objections During Trial, Daubert vs. Frey: State & Federal Cases in Florida||2003|
|Insurance 3rd Party Coverage||Insurance 3rd Party Coverage||2003|