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Jim Scott

Senior Lecturer

Campus Box 1079

JD, Saint Louis University School of Law; BA, University of Missouri-St. Louis


Jim Scott is a lawyer, teacher, arbitrator, and photographer. He is general counsel of CRB, a global provider of engineering, architecture, construction, and consulting services to advanced technology industries. He has extensive experience with all facets of project delivery and complex construction disputes. Since 1985 he has taught in Washington University's architecture programs, where he shares with students his passion for the design profession and its associated legal, risk, and business challenges.

Scott is a Fellow of the American College of Construction Lawyers and the former chair of the ABA Forum on Construction Law. He holds a BA from the University of Missouri-St. Louis and a JD from the Saint Louis University School of Law.