Scott Weinstein

Scott Weinstein was born, raised, and educated in Florida. A second-generation trial lawyer, Mr. Weinstein is the founder of the firm’s Complex Litigation Group, handling mass tort litigation, consumer class action litigation, government actions litigation, and False Claims Act (Qui Tam) litigation.

He serves as a Foreign Legal Consultant handling complex litigation in Canada and Europe.

He is well-known in the areas of consumer protection, pharmaceutical and medical device litigation, and cases involving food-borne illnesses. He has served in leadership positions in many consumer class actions in State and Federal Courts nationwide, as well as in Multi-District Litigation.

Mr. Weinstein was appointed Co-Lead and Liaison Counsel In re: Denture Cream Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2051 (Southern District of Florida) and to Plaintiffs’ Steering Committees, i.e., In re: Heparin Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 1953 (Northern District of Ohio); In re: Digitek Products Liability Litigation, MDL No 1968 (Southern District of West Virginia); In re: Total Body Formula Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 1985 (Northern District of Alabama); In re: Bayer Corp. Combination Aspirin Products Marketing and Sales Practices Litigation, MDL No. 2023 (Eastern District of New York); In re: Chinese-Manufactured Drywall Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2047 (Eastern District of Louisiana); In re: Black Farmers Discrimination Litigation, Consolidated Case No.: 08-0511 (District of Columbia), (Class Counsel and Member of Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee).

Education
University of Florida, Juris Doctorate
University of Florida B.S.
Memberships & Honors
Florida Bar Board of Governors (2009-2012)
Lee County Bar Association (Former President)
The Florida Bar Grievance Committee “A” Twentieth Judicial Circuit
Twentieth Judicial Circuit Peer Review Committee
American Board of Trial Advocates (“ABOTA”)
Martindale-Hubbell ® Peer Review “AV” Rating
Florida Supreme Court-approved Arbitrator
Florida Legal Elite
Foreign Legal Consultant