Scott is a Denton native and has been practicing law for 20 years. A graduate of Texas Tech University School of Law. Scott is board certified in Commercial and Residential Real Estate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He is licensed by the Supreme Court of Texas and the U. S. District Court, Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas. He is Preeminent, AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale Hubbell and been voted a Texas Super Lawyer by his peers for 2012, 2004, and 2003. He primarily represents clients in real estate matters including, condemnation and eminent domain. He also represents his clients in Civil Litigation and Small Business Consulting, which includes forming corporations, limited liability companies, and limited partnerships. He handles a wide variety of serious and complex cases involving governmental municipalities. Scott strives to address his client's needs quickly and efficiently as possible to achieve optimal results for his clients. He believes that by exploring and explaining options his clients can make informed decisions. In addition to his law practice, Scott is involved in the Denton Community. Scott serves as Chairman of the Denton County Lake Ray Roberts Planning Commission and serves on First State Bank's Advisory Board for Denton County, Texas.