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Scott Peterson is a native Texan who grew up in Dallas, attended college in Austin, and obtained his law degree in Houston. He moved to Waco in 1986 to take a job with the McLennan County District Attorneys. He rose to the level of chief felony prosecutor during this time and has been in the private practive of law since leaving the DA's Office.
Prior to law school, Scott worked for 3 years with the Austin State Hospital, Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Center, followed by 5 years of cancer research at the University of Texas. He obtained a Master's degree in molecular genetics during this time. With this knowledge as a background, and guidance from his father, who was a criminal defense lawyer, Scott obtained his law degree in 1984.
|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||1984||07/18/2019|
|Criminal Defense Attorney||Scott Peterson, Attorney at Law||1988 - Present|
|Adjunct Professor or Criminal Law||U. Texas, Arlington||2002 - 2004|
|Chief Felony Prosecutor||McLennan County District Attorney's Office||1986 - 1988|
|Appellate Clerk||Travis County District Attorney's Office||1983 - 1983|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Criminal Defense Lawyers Association||President||1999 - 2002|
|University of Texas School of Law||Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)||1983|
|University of Texas||Master of Arts||1981|
|University of Texas||BS - Bachelor of Science||1978|
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