Scott P. Batey
Top rated employment litigation attorney in Bingham Farms, MichiganBatey Law Firm PLLC
Scott P. Batey is the founder of Batey Law Firm, PLLC, in Michigan, where he handles civil litigation cases related to employment law and business law. With 25-plus years of experience, he serves clients in the Detroit metropolitan area and across southeast Michigan.
Mr. Batey has spent extensive years representing clients in civil cases involving sexual harassment. He has also handled issues related to wrongful termination, workplace discrimination, whistleblower retaliation and severance agreements. Furthermore, he is a skilled counselor who provides advice on matters related to business organization, commercial transactions and planning to professionals in the entertainment and business sectors.
In 1992, Mr. Batey graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from the University of Michigan. He proceeded to earn his Juris Doctor from the Michigan State University College of Law in 1995. He is admitted to practice in the state courts of Michigan (1996), the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit.
Mr. Batey is well-known as a sharp and tenacious attorney who learns his cases studiously and uses the knowledge to strategize each step suitably. Resolute in his actions, he is not afraid to take on challenging and high-profile cases against multinational corporations to fight for the rights of his clients. The multimillion-dollar settlements he has obtained for his clients testify to his skills as a litigator.
Honored for his continuing valuable service in the field of law, Mr. Batey has been listed among the list of Top Lawyers by the DBusiness Magazine for multiple years. He earned a spot in the list of the Top Attorneys in Michigan as published in the Crain’s Detroit Business magazine in 2014 and in America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators list. He is rated 9.3/10 on Avvo.
Active in his legal circle, Mr. Batey is a member of the American Bar Association, the Michigan Association For Justice, the State Bar of Michigan and the Oakland County Bar Association. He volunteers with the Birmingham Bloomfield Chamber.
Practice areasEmployment litigation: plaintiff, Civil litigation: plaintiff, Employment & labor: employee, Entertainment & sports, Business litigation, Civil rights
Employment discrimination, Wrongful termination, Retaliation, Employment law - employer, Employment law - employee, Whistleblower, Sexual harassment, Americans with disabilities act, Race discrimination, Disability, Discrimination
- 20% Employment litigation: plaintiff
- 20% Civil litigation: plaintiff
- 20% Employment & labor: employee
- 20% Entertainment & sports
- 10% Business litigation
- 10% Civil rights
First Admitted: 1996, Michigan
Professional Webpage: https://www.bateylaw.com/attorney-profile/
- Birmingham-Bloomfield Chamber of Commerce
- Top Attorneys in Metro Detroit, DBusiness Magazine, 2011
- Top Lawyers, DBusinesss, 2012-2013
- Super Lawyers, Super Lawyers Magazine, 2014-2017
- Top Attorneys in Michigan, Crain's Detroit Business, 2014
- University of Michigan, B.A., Major: Political Science, 1992
- Oakland County Bar Association
- U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
- U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan, 1996
- State Bar of Michigan
- Southeastern Michigan
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, 1996
- American Bar Association
- Michigan Association of Justice
- Michigan, 1996
- U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
Office location for Scott P. Batey
30200 Telegraph Rd Ste 400
Bingham Farms, MI 48025
- Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2022