Scott Scheinberg practices as a litigator in federal and state courts, focusing on complex commercial and civil liability disputes and state attorneys general investigations. His experience includes fact and witness preparation, taking and defending depositions, drafting motions and briefs at the trial and appellate levels, assisting with national case management, representing clients at mediations, and drafting settlement agreements.
Scott has helped companies navigate a wide variety of investigations on topics ranging from environmental compliance to financial and accounting fraud. He has defended companies against civil and criminal investigations brought by the Department of Justice (DOJ), Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and state attorneys general. Scott also represents Experian, one of the three national consumer credit reporting agencies, in individual consumer credit litigation brought under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA).
As part of the Firm's commitment to pro bono initiatives, Scott actively participates in the Pro Se Pro Bono ADR Program in the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, where he advises pro se litigants for purposes of alternative dispute resolution.
Scott serves on the board of directors of the Thelma Lovette YMCA, is the advisor to the Alpha Epsilon Pi chapter at Carnegie Mellon University, and is the president of Pittsburgh's University of Delaware Alumni Club.
- September 28, 2018
Newcomer tax: welcome to the neighborhood, Lawyers Journal
- April 2020
A Pittsburgh Foundation Series: Information for Nonprofits Navigating COVID-19
- October 30, 2019
University of Pittsburgh School of Law: ADR in the Federal Courts, Guest Lecturer
- November 9, 2017
Point Park University Culture in the Classroom: How the First Amendment Protects Students, Guest Lecturer
- University of Pittsburgh (J.D. cum laude 2016; Order of the Coif; Editor in Chief, Law Review; Samuel J. Goldstein, Esquire, Scholarship; Benjamin & Ida Mann Scholarship); University of Delaware (B.A. in Political Science Education magna cum laude 2013; Phi Beta Kappa; Commencement Speaker; National Society of Collegiate Scholars)