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Scott Burnett Smith

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
Suite 900, 200 Clinton Avenue
Huntsville, AL

Phone: 2565175198
Fax: 2565175298
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CLE Program Committee 2016-2017, 2017-2018;

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Practice and Personal Background

Scott Burnett Smith’s practice covers class actions, complex litigation, and appeals. Scott has been involved in dozens of nationwide class actions in state and federal courts and has handled over 30 class action appeals. He is also regularly involved as the appellate lawyer embedded with a trial team in complex civil litigation. In that role, he has succeeded in having several multimillion-dollar injury verdicts, including punitive damages, remitted by the trial court or reversed and rendered by the appellate court. Scott is a Fellow in the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers. The founder of the firm's Appellate Litigation Group, Scott has been involved in 18 cases (two on the merits) before the U.S. Supreme Court. He has also been involved in over 160 appeals to the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh, D.C., and Federal Circuits, the Alabama Supreme Court, the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals, and the Arkansas Supreme Court. Scott has presented oral arguments 25 times before appellate courts, including the Alabama Supreme Court and six federal courts of appeals.

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