SOUTHLAKE, Texas, Dec. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Scott & Scott, LLP is pleased to announce that managing partner, Robert J. Scott, was named Technology Lawyer of the Year – USA by Lawyer Monthly in its 2016 Legal Awards Edition on December 12.
The 2016 Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards recognizes firms, individual lawyers, solicitors and barristers that have dedicated their resources to innovation, built on their depth of expertise, and performed outstandingly over the year. The just released 2016 Special Legal Awards Edition features in-depth information with selected winners. You can read about Scott & Scott and Robert J. Scott, Managing Partner on Page 86 of the digital edition.
"I am honored to be recognized by the voters for this award. I would like to thank my clients and my colleagues at Scott & Scott for giving me the chance to do what I love," said Scott.
Over several months, the Lawyer Monthly research team has collected and collated nominations through an online voting system. Each nomination has then been compared against a strict set of measurable criteria, which was in turn combined with additional industry research to help produce a definitive list of winners.
"I am not the least bit surprised that Rob won this award," said Damian Gomez, General Counsel of the Westland Bunker, a secure data center. "Rob has served with distinction as our outside counsel for many years," Gomez said.
"The Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards 2016 winners have stood out from their peers by demonstrating professional achievement and excellence in their jurisdiction and sector of practice," says Lawyer Monthly.
"Rob Scott and his firm are held in the highest professional esteem in the technology industry," said Charles Weaver, Founder of the MSP Alliance, a trade group serving over 30,000 technology services firms globally.
About Robert J. Scott
Robert graduated summa cum laude from Austin College with a dual concentration in Economics and Philosophy in 1992. He received his J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law in 1996 where he served as an editor of the law review.
He is regularly called upon by his peers and the media for his expertise. His work has been published in Northwestern Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property, Westlaw Journal Intellectual Property, The Licensing Journal, and Texas Lawyer among others.
About Scott & Scott, LLP
Scott & Scott, LLP (http://www.scottandscottllp.com) is a leading intellectual property and technology law firm representing businesses in matters involving software licensing. Scott & Scott, LLP Scott's legal and technology professionals provide software audit defense and software compliance solutions, all protected by attorney-client and work-product privileges.
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