Scott J. Laird
Syracuse University College of Law, J.D., 2010
Hofstra University, B.A., 2007
Scott J. Laird, Esq. is an attorney at French & Casey, LLP. He joined the firm in 2018, coming from a well-respected Queens litigation firm. Mr. Laird has impressive experience litigating a variety of complex matters in the following practice areas: construction accidents and defects, property damage claims, premises liability actions, business disputes and other related commercial litigation matters. Mr. Laird's practice also involves advising Owners and Contractors on construction and other property development matters.
In association and support of his litigation matters, Mr. Laird has developed experience in drafting, reviewing, negotiating and editing construction contracts, joint venture agreements and indemnification/hold harmless provisions.
Mr. Laird graduated cum laude from Syracuse University College of Law in 2010, where he served as an Associate Notes Editor on the Syracuse Law Review. He was also an Associate Articles Editor on Impunity Watch, an interactive website that operates as both a law review and news reporting site. Mr. Laird earned his Bachelor's degree from Hofstra University in 2007.
Mr. Laird is admitted to practice in all courts in the State of New York. These include the U.S. district courts for the Southern and Eastern districts of New York and the second circuit court of appeals.