Scott Templeton works with a broad range of corporate, health care and professional clients in business law (transactional, employment and regulatory) matters. He is “AV Preeminent” rated by the Martindale-Hubbell peer review process, has twice been named to North Carolina’s “Legal Elite” in business law by Business North Carolina magazine, and is listed in the “Best Lawyers in America” in Employment Law – Management, including as ”Lawyer of the Year” for 2019 in the Greensboro (Triad) area.
Before returning to private practice in 2004, Scott served for seven years as a North Carolina Deputy Secretary of State, and for several years before that as legal counsel to the North Carolina Department of Labor. He has a business degree from the University of North Carolina (1983), and his law degree from Wake Forest (1989), where he served on the Law Review and the school’s National Trial Team. Scott was also a law clerk to Justice Burley B. Mitchell, Jr. on the North Carolina Supreme Court.