Scott was the Executive Chairman of TressCox Lawyers for over 4 years. Scott is the National Practice Group Head for Health and has over 29 years’ experience in Health Law, advising a number of major health institutions, in particular the Australian Medical Association (NSW) Ltd, Avant Mutual Group Ltd, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance, MDA National Insurance Pty Ltd, MIGA, London Insurers and a range of specialist Medical Associations, as well as corporates in the Health sector.
Scott’s expertise and experience includes professional conduct and administrative law matters including HCCC, NSW Medical Council and AHPRA investigations, risk management, business structures and governance, corporatisation of medical practices and advising clients with respect to legislative interpretation and amendment, Coronial Inquests, Medicare investigations, policy advice, and corporate and commercial advice.
Scott also advises clients in relation to Hospital based investigations including issues relating to bullying and harassment, clinical privileges, systems issues and employment disputes including VMO disputes and accreditation.
Scott was selected for inclusion in all editions from 2008 – 2021 of Best Lawyers™ Australia for Health & Aged Care. In 2013, he was also selected as Lawyer of the Year for Health & Aged Care – Sydney.
Scott’s experience includes advising: