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Scott Edward Perkins

Scott Edward Perkins

Practice areas:

Real Estate, Business, Agriculture, Estate Planning, Probate

About Me

Scott is the founding attorney of the Law Office of Scott E. Perkins. He has been licensed to practice law in Illinois since 2004.   Scott is a graduate of the University of Illinois, where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance with Highest Honors in 2001, and was selected as a member of the Bronze Tablet.  Scott received his Juris Doctorate, magna cum laude, from the University of Illinois College of Law in 2004.  He began his law career as a law clerk and associate attorney at the largest single office law firm in Champaign County, Illinois.  Scott then joined a prominent law firm in Danville, Illinois where he was a partner before starting his own law practice. 


In addition to his practice of law, Scott has served as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Illinois College of Business since 2008, where he currently teaches courses in Real Estate Transactions and Real Estate Law.  In addition to his practice of real estate law and teaching responsibilities, to stay current with developments concerning real estate matters, Scott holds an Illinois Managing Broker's Real Estate License, and has maintained a real estate license since 1999.  With his dual experience in business and law, Scott is uniquely qualified to assist clients in a multitude of transactional matters.   


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Real Estate: 40%
  2. Probate: 15%
  3. Estate Planning: 15%
  4. Agriculture: 15%
  5. Business: 15%

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Contact Info

Law Office of Scott E. Perkins

104 S. Market Street.
Ogden, IL, 61859



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200408/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
CALI AWARD - Land Use PlanningUniversity of Illinois College of Law2003
Cali Award for Excellence - Estate PlanningUniversity of Illinois College of Law2003

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunct LecturerUniversity of Illinois College of Business2008 - 2011


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Champaign County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Vermilion County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Illinois Association of RealtorsMemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
2009 Supplement Contributing AuthorIICLE - Ward on Title Exams2009


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Illinois College of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctorate, magna cum laude2004
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignFinance, with Highest HonorsBS - Bachelor of Science2001

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Real Estate Law SocietyReal Estate Updates2010
Guest LecturerLegal Aspects of Business Ownership2007
Small Business Legal SeriesIntroduction to Business Ownership Topics2006