Scott is an accomplished attorney, licensed in both Georgia and South Carolina, with a strong presence in the legal community. He offers an extensive range of legal services, providing tailored solutions to businesses and individuals alike. His work achievements, along with holding the designation of Certified Public Accountant (CPA), offer a unique blend of legal and financial expertise which positions Scott as a trusted advisor, capable of addressing complex legal challenges with a keen understanding of their financial implications.
Scott’s practice is founded on a client-centered approach, emphasizing open communication, transparency, and solutions tailored to individual needs. He provides multifaceted legal services in several key practice areas including:
- Corporate Law: Scott regularly lends his expertise to corporate law matters, offering guidance to businesses, both domestic and international, on contracts, compliance, and strategic business transactions, including business formations, mergers and acquisitions, and stock and asset sales. Whether a client is a startup navigating legal requirements or an established company seeking legal counsel, Scott provides comprehensive support to ensure the legality and sustainability of the client’s business operations.
- Estate Planning: Among Scott’s strengths is his understanding of estate planning and estate administration matters. Recognizing the importance of securing one’s financial legacy, he employs attention to detail to craft personalized estate plans. From drafting wills to creating trusts, Scott is adept at developing sophisticated strategies to protect and distribute assets according to your wishes. Whether your estate is straightforward or complex, Scott ensures a tailored approach that minimizes tax burdens and ensures a seamless transition of assets to your beneficiaries.
- Federal, State and Local Tax Matters: In cases involving tax controversies, Scott serves as a trusted advocate. Drawing on his extensive knowledge of tax regulations and procedures, he assists clients in addressing disputes with tax authorities. With a focus on minimizing tax liabilities and ensuring compliance, Scott provides strategic counsel and diligent representation in tax-related matters.
- Health Care Law: Scott extends his practice to health care law, offering legal support to health care professionals, providers, and organizations. His expertise covers regulatory compliance, contractual matters, and navigating the evolving landscape of health care laws. Whether you are a medical professional or involved in the health care industry, Scott provides strategic counsel to help you navigate legal complexities.
Beyond his legal practice, Scott is deeply committed to community service. Actively serving on various Boards and participating in local charitable initiatives and organizations, he contributes to the betterment of the Augusta community. Scott believes in making a positive impact beyond the practice of law, fostering a sense of responsibility and connection to the well-being of the community he serves.
Scott is an active member of the Augusta Estate Planning Council, the Georgia Society of CPAs and the Augusta Bar Association. He is also a graduate of Leadership Augusta.