Scott was called to the bar in 2005 and has a broad commercial practice encompassing insolvency, banking and commercial litigation. Between 2019 and 2021 he was junior counsel assisting the NSW Casino Inquiry conducted by the Hon P.A. Bergin SC with special focus on the area of money laundering within casinos.
He has acted and advised in numerous complex and high profile insolvency, corporate and commercial matters including the liquidations of Saad Investments, the Octaviar Group, and the Centaur Group. In the criminal sphere he has acted for WaterNSW in a landmark prosecution of irrigators in NSW.
Prior to coming to the Bar, Scott was a medical practitioner before becoming a solicitor at Allens Arthur Robinson. He was Associate to the Honourable Justice Emmett in 2002. He has, for many years, been a member of the Bar Association’s professional conduct committees and is a professional member of ARITA.
Inquiry under section 143 of the Casino Control Act 1992 (NSW)
WaterNSW v Harris  NSWLEC 18
Sanderson as Liquidator of Sakr Nominees Pty Ltd (in liquidation) v Sakr  NSWCA 38; (2017) 343 ALR 524; (2017) 118 ACSR 333; (2017) 93 NSWLR 459