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SCOTT MERL graduated from the University of Miami School of Law in May of 2011. A Miami native, Scott did his undergraduate work at the University of Florida with a double major in Political Science, cum laude and Business Administration General Studies with a specialization in Education. During his law school career, Scott demonstrated his leadership abilities while acting as the 2010 Orientation Vice Chair, as a leading force in the Student Ambassador program, and as an intern for the Street Law program where he taught law to students at Coral Gables High School. After graduation, Scott held a one year Post-Graduate Fellowship at University of Miami School of Law where he worked directly with the Dean. Scott also has several years of experience working with all facets of the law.

Currently, Scott is the owner and founder of Scott Merl, P.A which focuses on Personal Injury, Defective and Dangerous Products, Civil Litigation, Corporate/Business Organization and Transactions, Medical Malpractice, Family Law, Bankruptcy, and occasionally Small Claims.

Scott Merl is also fluent in English and Spanish.

EXPERIENCE:

Scott Merl, P.A. 2012-Present
Owner

Elkins and Freedman, 2011-Present
Contract Attorney

Dickman, Epelbaum, and Dickman 2009-2011
Law Clerk

BAR ADMISSIONS:

United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida; All Florida State Courts

EDUCATION:

University of Miami School of Law, J.D. 2011
Post Graduate Student Service Fellowship
Dean of Students Award for Outstanding Service and Leadership

University of Florida, B.B.A., May 2008
University of Florida, B.A., cum laude, May 2008
Florida Leadership Academy Inducted Member and Alumni Board Member

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

American Bar Association
Dade County Bar Association
Miami Dade Justice Association
University of Miami School of Law, Young Alumni Committee