- Civil Litigation
- Workplace Investigations
EXPERIENCED • THOROUGH • RESPONSIVE
Scott Donald has been an attorney with Spinelli, Donald & Nott for over 27 years and a partner since 1999. He has successfully tried numerous matters before juries, judges, arbitrators and administrative bodies in venues throughout the entire state and he is AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, its highest rating.
Scott’s practice emphasizes complex civil litigation with an emphasis on commercial liability and the defense of public entities, particularly with respect to education. His practice includes extensive residential and commercial construction defect litigation, contract disputes and coverage actions involving virtually all subcontractor trades as well as general contractors, developers, architects and engineers. Scott also handles litigation matters for the California Interscholastic Federation, the state’s governing body for high school athletics, in numerous administrative and court proceedings. In addition, he represents school districts throughout Northern California in a wide array of cases. Scott provides thoughtful client representation through all phases of a lawsuit, including pre-litigation consultation, all aspects of litigation and resolution, whether through settlement, dispositive motion or trial.
Scott’s legal experience includes extensive work in the field of education with a particular emphasis on high school and junior college athletics. He also conducts employment investigations for large and small employers. Scott has represented the California Interscholastic Federation and its Sections in numerous disputes and has conducted, coordinated and supervised investigations into high school and junior college programs. Scott conducts well-planned, efficient and thorough investigations with thoughtful analysis on a wide range of matters including employment, education, and compliance.