J. Scott Sheehan

J. Scott Sheehan is a business lawyer with a national practice in banking and financial institutions, and consumer and commercial financial services. He is known for his issue advocacy and development of legal strategies for the banking and consumer finance sector, and co-authors the Texas Usury Law Handbook by West Publishing. He focuses his practice on legal and public policy issues and innovative solutions, including new product development, legal compliance, litigation, and issue advocacy in judicial, legislative, administrative, and arbitration proceedings. Scott currently serves as Chairman of the influential Texas Business Law Foundation.

Scott has been recognized by his peers as one of The Best Lawyers in America and a Texas Super Lawyer. He is also a member of "Scribes," the American Society of Writers on Legal Subjects.

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Areas of Practice 1) Financial Institutions, 2) Corporate & Securities, 3) Litigation, 4) Mergers & Acquisitions, 5) Financial Regulatory and Compliance Group, 6) Litigation and 7) Corporate & Securities
Law School J.D., The University of Texas School of Law, 1976
Admitted Year 1976
Education B.A., cum laude, Political Science, The Ohio State University, 1972
Bar Member / Association State Bar of Texas, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
Most recent firm Greenberg Traurig LLP
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