Scott joined Edwards Law after practicing for eight years with the Texas Civil... more
Scott joined Edwards Law after practicing for eight years with the Texas Civil Rights Project. At TCRP, Scott represented prisoners and their families in a wide variety of complex civil rights lawsuits in state and federal court. Scott built TCRP’s prisoners’ rights program from the ground up, going from being the sole attorney to supervising a practice group with three lawyers, a legal assist... view profile
Since 1995, I have tried 59 criminal defense jury trials with zero final convictions.... more
Since 1995, I have tried 59 criminal defense jury trials with zero final convictions. I am proud of this record because the longest previous number of wins in a row is believed to be 23. I am fortunate to be in practice with Clay Conrad, an outstanding trial and appellate lawyer. I am an avid golfer and am a licensed pilot with my own airplane I use to fly across the country meeting wi... view profile
A civil rights attorney helps protect the personal rights granted to you by the government. When someone violates those rights, a civil rights attorney can help you make them stop these violations, or repay you for any damage they have done to you. Your civil rights are spelled out in federal and state constitutions and in discrimination laws. In fact, civil rights attorneys are sometimes called discrimination attorneys because they frequently handle cases involving a person being treated differently based on gender, age, ethnicity, or sexual orientation.