Overview

About Scott

Scott Pritchard is a partner in the firm’s Litigation group. His practice focuses on complex litigation in a variety of fields, including commercial, corporate, partnership, trust and estate, real property, construction, and healthcare-related disputes. He has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in all phases of litigation, and has experience in class action and derivative lawsuits, administrative proceedings, and conducting internal corporate investigations.

Prior to joining Stoel Rives, Scott was an associate at the largest law firm in Delaware, where he gained substantial experience litigating and providing advice regarding issues involving corporate control, corporate governance, fiduciary duties, contested mergers and acquisitions, and various proceedings under the Delaware General Corporation Law, including appraisal, advancement, and indemnification, books and records demands, and director election contests. Scott also served as a federal judicial law clerk to the Honorable Juan R. Sánchez, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and interned for the Honorable Theodore A. McKee, former Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Expand to Read More + See Less -
Experience

Experience

  • Obtained judgment in favor of general partner clients in low income tax credit partnership dispute in a trial seeking to enforce an option to purchase the limited partners’ interests. See Hidden Hills Mgmt., LLC v. AMTAX Holdings 114, LLC, No. 3:17-CV-06048-RBL, 2019 WL 3297251 (W.D. Wash. July 23, 2019).
  • Obtained removal of personal representative for breaches of fiduciary duty and other misconduct and post-trial award of attorneys fees for client beneficiary in contested estate matter.
  • Obtained favorable result interlocutory appeal in ongoing representation of King County in a default termination case against a contractor. See Frank Coluccio Constr. Co. v. King Cty., 416 P.3d 756, 757 (Wash. Ct. App.), review denied, 192 Wn.2d 1005, 430 P.3d 250 (2018).
  • Represented special committee of board of directors conducting investigation into derivative demand based on allegations related to off-label marketing and claims asserted against public pharmaceutical company under the False Claims Act in underlying qui tam action.
  • Represented healthcare organization in administrative proceedings to obtain the Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner’s approval of proposed acquisition.
  • Represented health maintenance organization in interpleader action regarding payments owed under terminated group provider agreement.
  • Represented numerous boards, merger targets, and acquirers in defending against preliminary injunction applications and subsequent class action litigation. See, e.g., In re Volcano Corp. S’holders Litig., 143 A.3d 727 (Del. Ch. 2016); In re Zale Corp. S’holders Litig., 2015 WL 5853693 (Del. Ch. Oct. 1, 2015); In re TIBCO Software Inc. S’holders Litig., 2014 WL 6674444 (Del. Ch. Nov. 25, 2014); In re Morton’s Rest. Grp., Inc. S’holders Litig., 74 A.3d 656 (Del. Ch. 2013).
  • Represented pharmaceutical company in successful post-trial defense of books and records action, a judgment subsequently affirmed on appeal. Se. Pa. Transp. Auth. v. Abbvie Inc., 2015 WL 1753033 (Del. Ch. Apr. 15, 2015), aff’d, 132 A.3d 1 (Del. 2016).
Expand to Read More + See Less -
×
Saved Pages

Use the arrows to arrange content.  Download pages as a .pdf file or share links via email..

{{ item.Title }} {{ item.AttorneyPosition }}, {{ item.AttorneyLocation }} , C. {{ item.AttorneyCell }} , P. {{ item.AttorneyPhone }} , F. {{ item.AttorneyFax }} {{ item.TypeText }} Remove
You have no pages saved
            {{ state | json }}