Scott assists clients with a wide array of matters in the governmental realm, including regulatory matters, economic development, legislative matters, public bid challenges and elections matters. His experience lends a balanced understanding of needs and opportunities that often bridge the public and private sectors.

Scott is a recognized leader in the regulatory and economic development areas. During 2007 and early 2008, Scott served as the Ohio Governor's Special Representative on Regulatory Reform. In that capacity, he created and implemented the Governor's Advantage Ohio regulatory reform initiative to improve Ohio's business climate, including the Governors’ Common Sense Business Regulation effort. Scott presently serves as the Columbus City Council’s appointee to Columbus Next Generation Corporation, the city’s nonprofit economic development entity. In that capacity, he contributes his experience to the city’s most significant economic development challenges.