Kelly Hart & Hallman is pleased to announce that James C. Scott
joins the firm as a partner in the Litigation Practice Group, Fort Worth office. Mr. Scott practice centers upon civil litigation at the trial and appellate levels in a broad range of commercial matters including oil and gas litigation, and financial and real estate litigation.
Dee Kelly Jr., Managing Partner at Kelly Hart & Hallman, said, “We are pleased to welcome Jim to Kelly Hart. Adding his trial experience in state and federal courts to our Litigation Section is a great benefit to our firm.”
Mr. Scott has extensive experience in breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty matters, director and officer issues for public and private companies, business torts, trade secrets, fraudulent transfers, and post mergers and acquisitions disputes.
Prior to joining Kelly Hart, Mr. Scott was a litigation partner at Gardere Wynne Sewell in Dallas. He has been recognized as a Texas Super Lawyer “Rising Star’ by Thomson Reuters, 2013-2016.
Jim C. Scott graduated, cum laude
, with a B.S. from Texas A&M University in 2003. He earned his J.D. from South Texas College of Law in 2006. Jim is an active member of the Texas State Bar Association, the Dallas Bar Association and the Tarrant County Bar Association.