Scott is 1 of California’s most prosperous trial lawyers. In current years, he has tried 24 commercial cases to verdict (winning 22). He has obtained pre-trial dismissals of numerous other situations, with seven published opinions as lead counsel.
Awards: In recognizing Scott as one of California’s “Top 20 Lawyers underneath 40”, the California Every day Journal described Scott’s trial record as “remarkable.” From 2010-2012, Mr. Ferrell was voted by his peers as one of California’s “Top 100 SuperLawyers.” As a recognized specialist on trial approach, Scott lectures quarterly at bar-approved CLE seminars on subjects such as jury choice, cross-examination, and closing argument.
Recent Wins: In October of 2010, Scott obtained a complete defense verdict following a six-week environmental contamination trial to get a large energy company (in which the plaintiffs sought practically $20 million). Scott also lately obtained a $47.4 million verdict for a telecom client inside a trade secret case – the largest punitive damage award ever issued in San Diego Federal Court. Scott has also won four trials in which the jury deliberated much less than an hour just before finding in favor of his client.