Robert J. Scott

Robert J. Scott

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For more than four decades, Robert J. Scott has been a practicing attorney in High Point, NC. He served as an Assistant District Attorney from 1969 until 1971, when he moved to private practice. He has tried several jury trials, including High Point’s first capital murder trial to go to a jury verdict. Mr. Scott has obtained millions of dollars for clients in the fields of personal injury, product liability and workers compensation law. He is known in the triad community for being a skilled practitioner and has obtained settlements against General Motors, police departments, mayors and cities. Mr. Scott was among 30 lawyers chosen by TRIAD STYLE MAGAZINE in a featured article entitled “The Best Lawyers in the Triad”. He has tried more than 100 DWI cases in the District Court of Guilford County.
Robert J. Scott

Practice areas

  • Personal injury
  • Workers compensation
  • Traffic
  • DWI
  • Criminal law
  • Family law
  • Divorce
  • Custody
  • Civil law

Bar admissions

  • North Carolina, 1969
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of North Carolina


  • Past president of High Point Bar Association
  • “Best Lawyers in the Triad,” Triad Style Magazine


  • J.D., Wake Forest University School of Law, 1968
-Winner, Moot Court competition at Wake Forest Law School
  • B.S., LaSalle College, 1965

Professional associations

  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • American Bar Association

Community involvement

  • Deep River Democratic Precinct, Guilford County, NC
- Chairman
  • Cancer Foundation, High Point, NC
- Chairman
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