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Scott specialises in acting for clients who have suffered catastrophic injuries abroad. He has secured over £50m in damages for his clients. Scott represents clients who have suffered spinal cord injuries, brain injuries, amputations, brachial plexus injuries and fatal injuries. These claims typically involve jurisdictional, applicable law and service disputes or are brought under the package travel regulations. He acted in Wall v Mutuelle de Poitiers Assurances in which the Court of Appeal provided guidance on the assessment of damages in personal injury claims in circumstances where the English Court is bound to apply the law of another jurisdiction.
Scott qualified as a solicitor in 2003 having trained at Leigh Day. He joined Stewarts in 2006 and became a partner in 2013.
Member of Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) – accredited Senior Litigator, Accidents Abroad Specialist and Accidents Abroad Specialist Assessor, Travel and Tourism Lawyers’ Association, Pan European Organisation of Personal Injury Lawyers, Headway & Spinal Injuries Association; Member of International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics (ISPO)
Scott has had articles published in APIL’s PI Focus and the Solicitors Journal. He regularly speaks at the AGM of the Traumatic Brachial Plexus Injury Group.
Scott enjoys travelling.