Michael B. Scott is an attorney with more than 36 years of experience in business and real estate law. A partner at the law firm of Narvid Scott LLP in Sherman Oaks, California, he represents individuals and businesses in the San Fernando Valley area in transactional work, litigation and alternative dispute resolution.
A graduate of the University of California, San Diego, and the University of California Hastings College of Law, Mr. Scott is admitted to practice in all California state courts, as well as before the U.S. district courts for the northern, central and southern districts of California, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, the Supreme Court of California and the Supreme Court of the United States.
His accomplishments have earned Mr. Scott respect within the legal profession. The attorney peer review service Martindale-Hubbell gave him its highest rating, AV Preeminent. AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general practice standards.
Mr. Scott has also been honored as a Super Lawyer for 2016; a separate legal rating awarded to less than one half of one percent of attorneys. Super Lawyers rates lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.
Mr. Scott is involved in numerous professional organizations including the Los Angeles County Bar Association, The State Bar of California, the Association of Business Trial Lawyers and the Federal Bar Association. He has also contributed to publications including Builder and Developer magazine, Mr. Scott regularly lectures at UCLA and at a variety of builder and real estate-related organizations and professional groups.
Mr. Scott is also active in community organizations and charities. He is currently Chairman of the Jewish Campus Life Committee. He previously served as an assistant scoutmaster for Boy Scout Troop 400 in Pacific Palisades, California, and on the executive committee and board of directors for the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles. He was lay general counsel for UJF and past Chairman of the Real Estate and Construction Division.
A multi-engine aircraft pilot, Mr. Scott is a member of the Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association. He is an active skier, mountain biker and scuba diver and enjoys travel, photography and wine.
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Last Updated: 10/17/2016