Scott W. Paterson

Paris Ackerman & Schmierer LLP
Contact: (973) 228-6667
Law Schools: Seton Hall University School of Law - Seton Hall University
New York University School of Law - New York University
Jurisdictions: New Jersey
New York


About Scott W. Paterson
Scott W. Paterson is an attorney at Paris Ackerman & Schmierer LLP, where he focuses his practice on providing legal counsel to small and mid-sized businesses, with particular concentration on commercial litigation, commercial transactions, taxation, and franchise law.

Prior to joining Paris Ackerman & Schmierer LLP, Scott served as a judicial law clerk to the Hon. Joseph L. Rea, J.S.C., in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Middlesex County.

Scott earned his J.D. cum laude from Seton Hall University School of Law, where he was awarded the Best Appellate Brief for his work in Appellate Advocacy. While at Seton Hall, Scott was a member and officer of the Tax Law Society, and participated in the Seton Hall Law School Center for Social Justice Pro Bono Service Program by assisting clients through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA). Scott is currently working on his masters of law (LL.M.) in taxation from New York University School of Law, with a particular focus on the tax aspects of business acquisitions and transactions. Scott received his undergraduate degree from Rutgers College in New Brunswick, New Jersey in economics.

Scott is currently licensed to practice law in New York and New Jersey and admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. Scott is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association and the Middlesex County Bar Association.
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Franchise Law
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey 
New York 
Professional Experience
Attorney, Paris Ackerman & Schmierer LLP
Law Clerk to the Honorable Joseph L. Rea, State of New Jersey
Rutgers University - New Brunswick/PiscatawayB.A.Economics
Seton Hall University School of Law - Seton Hall UniversityJ.D.Law
Honors: Cum Laude
New York University School of Law - New York UniversityLL.M.Taxation


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