DebDan Scott serves as the trusted legal advisor to high-net-worth individuals, families and businesses. Dan handles the day-to-day legal needs of his clients, including trust and estate planning, family wealth, business and legacy succession, asset protection, entity formation and administration, and general corporate matters. As a musician and writer himself, Dan is also devoted to educating and serving the creative community and focusing on the needs of musicians, actors and other entertainers, and is a pioneer in the realm of legacy planning for artists, entertainers, athletes and other celebrities. His unique style and brand of providing legal services and advice is refreshing, effective and greatly appreciated (many clients call him the “un-lawyer”), and Dan uses his creativity and personal experience to find innovative solutions and assist clients in achieving their own greatest success.
Prior to becoming Of Counsel at the Roth Law Firm, Dan Scott spent over 12 years navigating the large firm circuit, including Sullivan & Cromwell, LLP and Chadbourne & Parke LLP, working in their Private Client and Trust & Estates Groups.
Dan graduated Magna Cum Laude from St. John’s University School of Law in 2002, where he served as a member of Law Review. He received a Bachelor of Arts from Manhattan College in 1999 and was Valedictorian of his class and a member of Phi Beta Kappa.
Dan is a regular contributor to Forbes, and is a member of the board of directors of Fireborn Institute, a not-for-profit organization.