Scott D. Syfert - Moore & Van Allen PLLC

Scott D. Syfert

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013
Phone: 704-331-1138

Foreign and domestic clients rely on Scott Syfert to handle their complex corporate transactions, general corporate and commercial law matters -- whether in Europe, South America or the United States.  He has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, international joint ventures and international transactions, as well as U.S. visa and immigration law.


  • Board, Central Piedmont Community College
  • Board, Bechtler Museum of Modern Art
  • Member, Bechtler Young Visionaries Steering Committee
  • Founder, The May 20th Society
  • Project Leader, The Charlotte Liberty Walk 
  • Board, Charlotte Trail of History
  • Selected to Charlotte Business Journal's "40 under 40," 2004
  • Board of Advisors, Charlotte Chamber of Commerce
  • Jessup Cup International Moot Court Team
  • National Champions, U.S. Space Law Moot Court Competition
  • Senior Staff member, North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation


  • Author, The First American Declaration of Independence?, 2014
  • Co-Author, Smart Guide to United States Visas, 2012
  • Co-Author, “ U.S. Visa Options and Strategies for the Information Technology Industry,” 27 North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation301, 2001
  • Author, “Capitalism or Corruption?  Corporate Structure, Western Investment and Commercial Crime in the Russian Federation,” 18 New York  Law School Journal of International and Comparative Law 357 Reg. 389, 1999
  • Co-Author, “The Immigration Consequences of Mergers, Acquisitions and Other Corporate Restructuring:  A Practitioner’s Guide,” 24 North Carolina Journal International Law and Commercial Regulation 547, 1999
  • Co-Author, “Beyond Compliance:  Corruption, Corporate Responsibility and Ethical Standards in the New Global Economy,” 22 North Carolina Journal International Law and Commercial Regulation 389, 1997

Office Location

100 North Tryon Street, Suite 4700
Charlotte, NC 28202-4003
United States

Practice Areas

Corporate Law (Immigration, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities)