Over the last 30 years of his career, Scott has focused on environmental, energy, water, and climate change issues. As a partner in national law firms, he has worked with clients to solve regulatory challenges and to capitalize on emerging technologies such as renewable energy, energy efficiency, and energy storage. In his current firm, he brings national level expertise at much lower rates. In the environmental area, he has worked on transactions, litigation, regulatory counseling and auditing, and government enforcement actions. In the energy space, he has worked on solar, wind, natural gas power, biomass, landfill gas to energy, anaerobic digestion projects. In the water area he has worked on water quality and water supply matters, including water supply agreements, water permit applications, and water rights disputes.

LOCATION: Dallas-Ft. Worth, TX

LICENSED TO PRACTICE IN: Texas, Northern District of Texas, Western District of Texas, Eastern District of Texas, Southern District of Texas, US Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.

CURRENT FIRM: S Deatherage Law, PLLC

PRIOR FIRM(S): Gardere Wynne Sewell  |  Squire Patton Boggs  |  Thompson & Knight

LAW SCHOOL: Harvard University


HONORS AND AWARDS: Cum laude, Articles Editor, Harvard Environmental Law Review



(Compliance, Incident Response Under OPA 90, CERCLA and State Law, Litigation and Counseling, Remediation, Transactional, Water Law)

Energy and Infrastructure Projects

(Federal and State Permitting, Project Finance, Regulation and Litigation, Renewable and Alternative Energy)

INDUSTRY: Renewable energy, solar, wind, landfill gas, biogas, manufacturing, chemical, oil and gas, banking, private equity, and developers.