DANIEL C. SCOTT
DANIEL C. SCOTT
B.A., Kansas State University, 2000
B.S., Kansas State University, 2002
J.D., University of Tulsa, 2005
Current Scope of Practice
Mr. Scott is an experienced commercial and civil litigation attorney. He has represented clients in both state and federal courts and before arbitration panels in cases involving highly complex issues across a wide spectrum of legal disciplines. Mr. Scott currently focuses his practice on the representation of insurance carriers in complex insurance litigation involving extra-contractual claims. He represents clients in insurance coverage disputes arising from claims on various policies, including homeowners, property, automobile and general liability. Mr. Scott’s practice also includes the representation of clients in bankruptcy and creditor’s rights cases.
Admissions, Affiliations, and Activities
Mr. Scott is admitted to practice in Texas (2005), the United States District and Bankruptcy Courts for the Northern, Eastern, Southern, and Western Districts of Texas, and the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas. He is a member of the Insurance Law Section of the State Bar of Texas and the Tort & Insurance Practices Section of the Dallas Bar Association.
Mr. Scott is a volunteer attorney for the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program and a co-founder of the Dallas Veterans Pro-bono Legal Clinic. He was a member on the Texas Lawyers for Texas Veterans Committee of the State Bar of Texas and is a former member of the Pro Bono Activities Committee for the Dallas Bar Association where he also served as co-chair of the Veterans’ Assistance Subcommittee.
Presentations and Publications
Co-author, The Veterans Legal Clinic – Helping to Serve Those Who Served, Dallas Bar Association HEADNOTES (Nov. 2010).
Co-Author, Conflicting Loyalties Facing In-House Counsel: Ethical Care and Feeding of the Ravenous Multi-Headed Client, St. Mary's L.J. (2006).
Speaker and presenter to numerous companies, organizations and law firms on the Dallas Veterans Pro-bono Legal Clinic and the Texas Lawyers for Texas Veterans State Bar of Texas initiative.
Mr. Scott received his J.D. (2005), with highest honors, from the University of Tulsa College of Law where he was awarded Order of the Curule Chair – a distinction reserved for students in the top 10% of the graduating class who have rendered distinguished service to the university. Mr. Scott also was an editor for the Tulsa Law Review, vice-president of the Tulsa University Trial Lawyers’ Association, and a member of the Phi Delta Phi Honorary Legal Fraternity. Mr. Scott earned his B.A. (2000) and B.S. (2002) from Kansas State University.