Scott received his Bachelor’s Degree, with Honors, from the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana, and became certified as a public accountant after passing the requisite exam. Scott received his Juris Doctor from Loyola University Chicago School of Law in 1982. Following his admission to the bar, Scott worked at a major Los Angeles accounting firm in their tax department for approximately two years. Thereafter, Scott worked as a transactional attorney for an entertainment law firm until returning to Chicago in 1989.
University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana- Bachelor of Science, 1979
Loyola University Chicago School of Law-Juris Doctor, 1982