3R. Stephen ScottSpringfield(217) firstname.lastname@example.org@scottnscottlaw.comScott & Scott PCwww.scottandscottlaw.comwww.scottandscottlaw.comScottsteve.jpgBankruptcy & Workout Law: CommercialClosely & Privately Held Business LawTax Law: BusinessTax Law: IndividualTrust, Will & Estate Planning Law|
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|Tax Law: Business|
|Tax Law: Individual|
|Trust, Will & Estate Planning Law|
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R. STEPHEN SCOTT, J.D., CPA, is a founding partner of Scott & Scott, P.C. Steve concentrates his law practice in Estate Planning and Administration, Corporate and Commercial Law, Taxation and Tax Court, Real Estate and Commercial Bankruptcy (primarily Chapter 11 cases). He frequently lectures for the American Business Institute and participates in estate planning lectures with the AAA-CPA, and various financial organizations.
Steve is an Adjunct Professor of Commercial Law at the University of Illinois in Springfield (UIS), where he has been teaching in the Accounting Department for 25 years. He is also a Regent of the American College of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants.
Steve is admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for the Central and Southern Districts of Illinois, the United States Tax Court, and the Illinois Supreme, Appellate and Circuit Courts.
Law School: IIT-Chicago Kent College of Law, J.D., 1977
Undergraduate School: Marquette University, B.S., 1972
Bar/Professional Association Involvement:
Steve holds leadership positions in several professional organizations. He is President and director of the American Association of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants (AAA-CPA), and Editor of the Corporate Law Departments Section Council of Illinois State Bar Association. He was formerly the President and a director of the Illinois Association of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants (IAA-CPA), and is a member of the American Inns of Court, Lincoln-Douglas Chapter.
He has served the community through participation in civic, charitable and educational groups. He was President of Kids-at-Heart, Inc., which built and operated the Ronald McDonald House in Springfield, Illinois. Steve was formerly the Commodore of Island Bay Yacht Club and President of the Springfield Ski Club. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Sangamo Club.
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