Scott maintains an active practice advising clients on mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, private equity investments and contests for corporate control. He has also represented many public companies, including several Fortune 500 companies, with respect to corporate governance advice and equity and debt offerings. Scott has substantial experience with clients in all aspects of the energy industry and has also achieved success for clients in a broad range of other industries, including financial services, airline, and manufacturing. Chambers USA has described Scott as “client-oriented” and a “fabulous deal lawyer” who utilizes his “creativity and nonconfrontational style” in private equity and M&A transactions where his “proactive attitude” always “gets it right for clients.” Scott’s track record has also earned him recognition as one of The Best Lawyers in America® in the specialties of Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law and Venture Capital Law and as a Super Lawyer in Texas in the Mergers & Acquisitions field. Scott serves as Co-Head of VE's Corporate Department and a member of V&E’s Management Committee.