A native Hoosier from Portage, Indiana, Scott attended Indiana University, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science with a minor in economics. In 2013, Scott moved to Las Vegas to attend law school at the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. While in law school, Scott was a member of the Nevada Law Journal and received the CALI award for the highest grade in workplace law and regulation, sales and leases, immigration law, and technology and innovation in gaming.
After graduating cum laude from law school, Scott began his legal career at the Law Offices of Steven J. Parsons, where he succesfully represented a number of clients in their disputes with insurance companies. Scott also litigated a number of cases on behalf of employees who had been wronged.
In his free time, Scott enjoys spending time with his fiance, Heather, and watching his favorite teams, the Cubs, Bulls, and Hoosiers.