Scott Bennett has been an attorney for more than 30 years. He has broad experience in the legal profession and business. His practice of law has largely focused on courtroom work and business transaction matters. He aggressively represents his client’s interest in the courtroom and at the negotiating table. He works in your best interest as well as that of your children.
Mr. Bennett is licensed to practice law in all California State courts, the local Federal courts and the United States Supreme Court. Nearly all his legal career has been focused on representing clients in the Inland Empire. Mr. Bennett spent 12 years representing a small Riverside County company in lengthy, contentious and extensive litigation. This case involved the biggest names in the electrical industry and proceedings at the United States District Court, 9th Circuit Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court.
He is a familiar face in Riverside and San Bernardino courts and makes regular appearances in Los Angeles and Orange counties. While over the years, Mr. Bennett has focused on family issues, his background in business and estate planning serve as an additional resource to the client in resolving a wide range of problems faced by his clients.
The Law Office of J. Scott Bennett is committed to maintaining close contact with clients throughout the process. He is known for his preparation and vigorous representation of his clients. At the same time, he is aware of the sensitive nature of family and business matters and encourages resolution and settlement, if reasonably possible. Mr. Bennett is a strong advocate for the best interest of not only his clients, but their children as well. He does not hesitate to focus opposing attorneys their clients on long term interests of the parties.
Mr. Bennett was raised in a small gold rush town in Northern California. He attended college in Idaho and Utah. He has an Associate’s degree in Political Science and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Brigham Young University. He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Pacific’s McGeorge School of Law in 1986, receiving the American Jurisprudence award in family law during the course of his legal education.
While in law school, Mr. Bennett and his wife began their family with the first two of six children. He is very familiar of the pressures of life in the work environment and at home. Mr. Bennett and his family have participated in local schools, athletic endeavors, church and the community for many years.
The Law Office of J. Scott Bennett is ready to assist you in resolving the most difficult of matters.