R. Scott Shuker

R. Scott Shuker


Shuker & Dorris, P.A.

Recognized since 2006

Orlando, Florida

Practice Areas

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Commercial Litigation

Litigation - Bankruptcy

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2010 - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Spinning circle Big letter B

Scott practices in the areas of bankruptcy and creditors' rights with a long track record of advising corporate debtors, creditors, and distressed investors in all parts of the capital structure. Scott primarily represents chapter 11 debtors in bankruptcy cases, both corporate and individual. Scott is board certified in Business Bankruptcy. In addition to corporate chapter 11 work, Scott has also represented chapter 11 trustees in large fraud or Ponzi Scheme cases including Evergreen Security, Ltd and IPS Worldwide. As part of the chapter 11 trustee representation, Mr. Shuker has successfully prosecuted numerous fraudulent transfer cases with multi-million dollar judgments. ?

Companies navigating through the chapter 11 reorganization process with Scott's leadership include Planet Hollywood International, Inc., Transit Group, Hudson’s Furniture, Appliance Direct, and Celebrity Resorts, LLC. ?

Before pursuing his legal career, Scott was a corporate banking officer for Southeast Bank. Scott is a Fellow at the Litigation Counsel of America, and a member of the Diversity Law Institute and the Trial Law Institute.

Contact & Links

Location

  • 121 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1120
    Orlando, FL 32801-3238

Education

  • University of Florida, Juris Doctor, graduated 1993
  • Penn State, B.S. Finance

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2010 - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Orlando (2010)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Litigation

Your browser is not fully compatible with our automatic printer friendly formatting.

Please use the print button to print this profile page.

Spinning circle Big letter B