Recognition

Scott is recognized as one of the leading securities litigation attorneys in the country

ANNUALLY RANKED AS ONE OF THE BEST IN TEXAS BY CHAMBERS USA, THE BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA, AND TEXAS SUPER LAWYERS

Client and peer reviewers in Chambers describe him as
  • “[R]eally smart and knows his stuff” (2020);
  • “[G]reat practitioner and smart guy” (2019);
  • “[S]mart and creative securities litigator” who is “always the best prepared in the room and knows when to pick a fight and when to back off” (2018); and
  • His “prowess in handling securities matters is well known” (2017);
  • “[A]dept at handling the full range of disputes in the field” (2016);
  • “[S]mart, thorough, and he takes command of the courtroom and takes it seriously” (2015); and
  • “[K]eeps his eye on the big picture” (2014).
Scott has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America for the past decade, including
  • Lawyer of the Year for Securities Litigation in Houston (2014), and
  • Lawyer of the Year for Merger & Acquisition Litigation in Houston (2018).
  • Lawyer of the Year Litigation – Securities in Houston (2021).
The Best Lawyers in America©️ for work in: 
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation – Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Litigation – Securities
  • He was included in Lawdragon 500’s “100 Lawyers You Need to Know in Securities Litigation” (2008).
  • Scott has been recognized as a Texas Super Lawyer every year since 2005.