R. Scott Van Vooren - Lane & Waterman LLP

R. Scott Van Vooren

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009

Scott Van Vooren joined Lane & Waterman in 1983 and focuses primarily on transactional and business matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate and limited liability company formation and governance, commercial real estate transactions, and general corporate and contractual matters. Prior to law school, Scott worked for Peat Marwick Mitchell.

Scott has an AV Preeiminent® 5.0/5.0 Martindale-Hubbell Rating and is listed in Best Lawyers in America in the fields of mergers & acquisitions law, corporate law and business organization law. Scott is also listed in Chambers and Partners in the areas of Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions. From 2007-2013 and since 2014, he serves as a member of the Business Law Section Council of the Iowa State Bar Association, which reviews proposed legislation affecting various facets of corporate and limited liability company law and provides Continuing Legal Education programs in conjunction with the University of Iowa College of Law. In 2015, Scott began serving as the Chair of the Business Law Section Council.

Scott is active in the Quad Cities community, currently serving as Executive Committee Member, Board of Directors Member and Governance Committee Chair of the Quad City Symphony Orchestra Association, as well as Counsel for the Quad City Symphony Trust.

Scott received his B.S.B.A., cum laude, from Creighton University, his J.D. from the University of Iowa College of Law with distinction, and is a member of Beta Alpha Psi. He resides in Davenport.

Creighton UniversityBSBA 1979The University of IowaJ.D. 1983
Nebraska Society of Certified Public AccountantsIowa State Bar AssociationIllinois State Bar AssociationScott County Bar AssociationAmerican Institute of Certified Public AccountantsIowa Society of Certified Public AccountantsAmerican Bar Association

Office Location

220 North Main Street, Suite 600
Davenport, IA 52801
United States

Practice Areas

Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
Corporate Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law (Transactions)