Scott R. Pettit

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Partner since 1986
Location:
Aurora, Missouri
Phone:
417-737-7154
877-470-4304
Fax:
417-678-3538
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Criminal Defense
  • Adoptions
  • Car Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Premises Liability
  • Traffic Tickets

Litigation Percentage

  • 75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1985
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1999

Education

  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, Missouri
    • J.D. - 1985
  • University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas
    • B.S.B.A. - 1982
    • Major: Finance and Banking

Honors and Awards

  • Highest AV Rating from Martindale Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Missouri Bar, Member, 1985 - Present
  • City of Aurora, City Attorney, 1986 - 1993
  • Missouri Sheriff's Association, Member, 1989 - Present
  • Aurora Economic Development Committee, Board of Directors, 1987 - Present
  • Aurora Industrial Development Corporation, Board of Directors, 1989 - Present
  • Missouri Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2005 - Present
  • Lawrence County, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, 1988 - 1990
  • Little League, Coach 1992-1999; President 1994
  • Mighty Mights Football, Board member and coach, 1995 - 1999
  • Community Foundation of the Ozarks, Board Member, 2009 - Present
  • American Association for Justice, Member, 2005 - Present
  • Aurora Football Alumni Association, Member

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Delta Phi
  • Sigma Nu