SCOTT SALMON, Counsel with the firm, is a litigator with a wide range of substantive experience in general business and election law. He regularly litigates in both state and federal trial and appellate courts. Scott also counsels and advises both individuals and businesses in every facet of the litigation process, including negotiation, mediation, discovery, as well as the trial and appeals processes.
Scott has a broad range of experience with regards to election law and campaign finance. Scott has advised and represented multiple campaigns, ranging from local to congressional, on various election-related issues, including ballot-access, canvassing, advertisements, and recounts. Scott advises organizations such as 501(c)(4) entities and Public Action Committees (“PACs”) on the rules and regulations surrounding campaign finance.
Scott has performed the following representative matters:
- Currently serves as General Counsel to the Tom Malinowski for Congress Campaign.
- Successfully defended the winner of a heavily contested primary in a recount, which ended with a margin of victory of just eleven votes.
- Successfully defended a lower court decision confirming an arbitration award, where Appellant sought to vacate under the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”).
- Secured favorable results for a sexual harassment and assault victim asserting claims against a large public institution.
Scott also has significant experience in other legal areas, such as franchise law. His writing has been featured and published in the following: