Scott was admitted as a lawyer in WA in 2016 and as a barrister in NSW
in 2021. Scott has a broad practice including commercial litigation,
criminal law (both prosecution and defence) and public law (including
inquests, inquiries, migration and professional discipline) matters.
He appears in all Australian jurisdictions.
From 2017 to 2021, Scott was a federal prosecutor at the Sydney and
Melbourne offices of the Commonwealth DPP. In 2018, he was the Associate
to the Director. From 2014 to 2016, he was the Associate to Justice
Mitchell of the WA Court of Appeal.
Scott is a member of the CDPP’s counsel panel, and has special expertise
in financial crime, fraud and corruption matters involving large volumes
of digital and documentary evidence. He holds a Bachelor of Laws and
Bachelor of Science (Pure Mathematics) from the University of Western
Australia and previously worked as a software developer. He is a member
of the NSW and WA Bar Associations.