Scott R. Berman works with a team to counsel clients in business law matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, financings, and compliance with securities laws. He advises clients ranging from emerging and high-growth businesses to Fortune 500 companies. Scott also has experience in financial services, investment management, and business operations through his prior work in management consulting and portfolio management. With an M.B.A. from The Wharton School, Scott leverages his experience and education to develop creative approaches for advising clients through various matters.
Scott serves as one of the lead associates on the Morgan Lewis COVID-19 Loan Program Task Force, working with this cross-practice team to advise clients and colleagues on all aspects of COVID-19 related federal loan programs, especially the Paycheck Protection Program.
Prior to attaining his J.D. and M.B.A., Scott worked for a Fortune 500 consulting company, where he helped clients in the financial services industry develop, implement, and execute strategic and operational initiatives. Scott has also served as the senior portfolio analyst for a charitable trust, leading stock selection, macro strategy, and fundamental analysis for the portfolio.
University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2020, J.D.
The Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania, 2020, M.B.A., Entrepreneurship and Innovation, with Honors
Georgetown University McDonough School of Business, 2013, B.S.B.A., Finance, magna cum laude
Awards and Affiliations
Recipient, Professor Louis Del Duca Memorial Award in Business Law, Pennsylvania Bar Association Business Law Section, 2020
Recipient, The Pamela Daley Prize, Pennsylvania Law School, 2020
Member, Beta Gamma Sigma Business Honor Society, 2013