Member and Practice Department Manager: Corporate, M&A, Private Equity, Securities and Tax
Scot has extensive experience in corporate, mergers and acquisitions and tax law. His clients rely on him to advise them with respect to their complex financial transactions as well as serving as their outside general counsel. Scot provides proactive advice with respect to sensitive management matters, litigation management, day to day transactional needs and objective assessments for the development of successful business strategies.
Scot has served as lead counsel in numerous mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, private offerings, venture capital financings, mezzanine debt offerings, divestures and other related transactions, with an emphasis in the following business sectors:
- Dental Services (DSO)
- Assisted Living
- Legalized Marijuana (Growth, Production and Sales)
- Commercial Transportation
- Healthcare Consulting
- Precious Metal Refinement
- Charter School
- Industrial Manufacturing
Serves as lead counsel to a number of DSO organizations regarding formation, structuring, credentialing, acquisition and other general matters.
Serves as lead counsel to various private equity funds regarding fund formation, structuring, tax issues, acquisitions and dispositions.
Serves as lead counsel to a number of privately held companies with respect to the implementation and structuring of tax free mergers, divestures, spin-offs, split offs, loan syndications, mezzanine debt, venture capital needs and other related financing transactions.
Counsel to high net worth families in regards to their private held companies in connection with succession and exit strategy planning and wealth transfer techniques.
Underwriter’s counsel for numerous municipal bond issuances in the assisted living and chart school industry.
Lawson Financial Corporation
Equity Velocity Funds
Chancellor Health Partners
North American Dental Group
Ohio Precious Metals, LLC
Mo Vaughn Enterprises
One Buffalo Dental Group
- Columbus Bar Association
- Association of Dental Support Organizations
- Ohio State Bar Association
- Pickerington Youth Athletic Association Coach