Thomas S. Scott Jr.

Thomas S. Scott Jr.

Knoxville, Tennessee
(865) 525-2150
Listed in The Best Lawyers in America

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Business Law
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • University of Tennessee College of Law, Knoxville, Tennessee
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Order of the Coif
  • Maryville College, Maryville, Tennessee
    • B.A.


  • Faculty, University of Tennessee Annual College of Trial Advocacy, 1978 - 1985
  • Adjunct Professor, Trial Practice, University of Tennessee, 1982 - 2000

Honors and Awards

  • Recipient, University of Tennessee Alumni Service Award, 1994
  • Voted Knoxville's Best Personal Injury Litigation

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow (Tennessee Chair 1999-2000)
  • Knoxville Bar Association, President, 1990
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Tennessee Bar Association, Member
  • Federal Defender Services of Eastern Tennessee, Inc., Vice President, 1992
  • Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association
  • Tennessee Bar Foundation
  • American Inns of Court, Master of the Bench, Hamilton S. Burnett Chapter
  • American Inns of Court, President, 1991
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Advocate, President Tennessee Chapter, 1991
  • The American Association for Justice
  • Knoxville Legal Aid Society, President, 2000 - 2001
  • Litigation Counsel of America
  • Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility, Former Chair
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, President, 1991

Past Employment Positions

  • Arnett, Draper & Hagood, Former Partner


  • Phi Alpha Delta
  • Phi Kappa Phi