biography

Scott P. Brinkerhoff is an aggressive, trial-experienced litigator who leverages an MBA to deliver creative, cost-effective solutions for clients.

Mr. Brinkerhoff handles all aspects of high-stakes, complex commercial litigation. His primary practice areas include business litigation, insurance defense, regulatory compliance, products liability, medical malpractice, premises liability, and personal injury.

As a trial attorney, Mr. Brinkerhoff is recognized for his oral advocacy skills and courtroom composure in high-pressure situations. He has successfully tried multiple cases to jury defense verdicts. When not in trial, he utilizes these skills to argue – and win – at hearings before state and federal courts.

Outside of the courtroom, Mr. Brinkerhoff has taken and defended countless fact and expert depositions all over the country. He is adept at eliciting favorable testimony through meticulous preparation and unwavering perseverance in the face of adversity.

In addition to his customary caseload, Mr. Brinkerhoff has dedicated his time and legal skills to various pro bono efforts. For example, he successfully represented small-batch cottage foo...

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  • Presentations & Teaching Experience

    Bad-faith Claim Handling, CUNA Mutual Group, Madison, WI and Waverly, IA (2019)

  • Publications

    Traveling through the Jungle of Personal Jurisdiction in the Internet Age, SMU Science & Technology Law Review, Volume XII, No. 1 (2009)

Dallas

Credentials

Admissions

State Bar of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas

Education

Southern Methodist University, JD, 2009

Southern Methodist University, MBA, 2009

Brigham Young University, BS, 2005

Prior Law Firm Experience

Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Practice Areas