An Experienced Lawyer Who Can Help Grow and Protect Your Business
A Mediator With Unique Perspective from Litigation, Business, Real Estate, and Public Policy
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Scott M. Singer is an attorney with a broad range of commercial experience and a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Mediator. He brings more than 15 years of experience as a litigator and corporate outside counsel to helping entrepreneurs grow their businesses.
As a litigator and a business owner, Scott brings his perspective and professional experience to helping parties resolve their disputes through mediation.
Mr. Singer has more than 15 years of experience representing major corporations, small and medium-sized businesses, and individuals in federal and state courts across the nation, as well as on a wide range of employment and corporate matters. His broad experience in litigation and dispute resolution includes cases concerning complex contractual issues, employment discrimination, civil rights claims, restrictive covenants, intellectual property, trade secrets, securities fraud, real estate disputes, partnership disputes, and bankruptcy. Scott’s practice also includes advising companies on corporate formation and structuring, negotiating and drafting a variety of agreements, and providing employment counseling.
Scott is honored to serve as Mayor of Boca Raton, where he resides with his family. As an elected official since 2014, Scott has served on several governmental boards and has been involved with other civic and community organizations. Having chaired many quasi-judicial municipal hearings on land-use decisions, Mr. Singer has gained knowledge of the complexities and impacts on zoning and development issues..
Scott is also a licensed real estate broker, and can offer perspective to a wide range of business disputes as a lawyer, mediator, real estate broker, investor, business owner, and public-policy maker.
Mr. Singer began practicing law in New York City, representing multi-billion-dollar clients, primarily in litigation, with two ﬁrms of over 100 years of experience: the international law ﬁrm Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP and the Manhattan-based Davis & Gilbert LLP. After relocating to his native South Florida, he founded Singer Law Ofﬁce, P.A. in 2011.
Scott graduated cum laude
from Harvard University with a bachelor’s degree in government and received his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center. While at Georgetown, Mr. Singer was a staff member of and note author for The Tax Lawyer
and served as a legal intern to the Chief Judge of the United States Tax Court.
Mr. Singer has earned the AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale-Hubbell, its highest possible rating for both ethical standards and legal ability. Scott’s experiences in running several small businesses help him better understand the needs of his clients and parties wishing to resolve their disputes through mediation.
Fun fact – Scott likes fun facts and has appeared on two nationally syndicated TV game shows: “Jeopardy!,” where he was a champion, and “Who Wants To Be a Millionaire?”
- Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, DC
- Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
A.B., cum laude, 1998
BAR AND COURT ADMISSIONS
- Florida, 2004
- New York, 2004
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
- U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
- U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT HAS INCLUDED
- Mayor of Boca Raton
- Member, Boca Raton City Council
- Board of Directors, Florida League of Mayors
- Member, Pine Crest School Alumni Council
- Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee
- Leadership Boca
- Various local and regional governmental boards