Robert A. Scott, counsel in the Litigation Department at the law firm of Ballard Spahr LLP, has been appointed Chair of the American Bar Association’s national Subprime Crisis Subcommittee, a division of the organization’s Real Estate Litigation Committee.
The ABA’s Real Estate Litigation Committee and Subprime Crisis Subcommittee provide analysis of legal issues and trends in real estate law. The committees focus on real estate disputes and their resolution, including issues of ownership, purchase and sale, title, casualty and land use.
Scott is a member of Ballard Spahr’s Appellate, Complex Commercial Litigation, Consumer Class Action Litigation, Consumer Financial Services and Securities Litigation Groups. His practice focuses on commercial litigation with an emphasis on real estate, title insurance and consumer finance litigation. Scott regularly represents major title insurance carriers and their insured lenders and property owners in title disputes in Maryland and the District of Columbia.
About Ballard Spahr
Ballard Spahr LLP, an Am Law 100 firm with more than 475 lawyers in 12 offices in the United States, provides a range of services in litigation, business and finance, real estate, intellectual property, and public finance. Our clients include Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, life sciences and technology companies, health systems, investors and developers, government agencies and sponsored enterprises, educational institutions, and nonprofit organizations. The firm combines a national scope of practice with strong regional market knowledge.