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Scott M Bennett

Coppersmith Brockelman PLC

Scott is a litigator with a decade of experience defending clients in criminal cases, representing companies and individuals in commercial matters, and advocating on behalf of lawyers in State Bar disciplinary proceedings.  He has experience in both trial and appellate courts.


In addition to his work in the trial courts, Scott has expertise in criminal appeals, petitions for postconviction relief (Rule 32 petitions), and motions to set aside convictions (Arizona’s version of expungement). He has also defended his clients’ assets against civil racketeering and forfeiture suits brought by county attorneys and the Attorney General’s Office.


He has significant experience representing hospitals and other health care providers.  Scott has assisted health care clients in complying with the federal and state laws relating to fraud and abuse. He has represented health care providers in government investigations, internal investigations, criminal cases, civil litigation, and exclusion actions by the Office of the Inspector General (OIG).