Scott practises corporate and securities law, specializing in issues relating to the investment management industry. He also provides advice to pension plan administrators and service providers on investments, structuring and regulatory compliance.
Scott’s work for investment management clients focuses on:
- domestic retail and institutional investment funds
- Canadian and offshore hedge funds
- alternative investment vehicles
- registrant regulation and compliance
His pensions practice focuses on pension fund investments, compliance, ESG and sustainable investing. Scott is a member of the firm's Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) initiative.
Scott was seconded as in-house counsel to INVESCO during its merger with Trimark.
Prior to entering law, he worked in the audit and financial services divisions of Arthur Andersen & Cie in both Montréal and Leeds (England).