A practicing attorney since 1983, Mr. Scott graduated cum laude from C. W. Post College and received his J.D. from Pace University School of Law. He is admitted to practice in New Jersey, New York, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey and the U.S. Supreme Court. Mr. Scott was a law clerk to the Honorable Frank M. Donato, Judge of the New Jersey Superior Court, Passaic County and thereafter served as an Assistant Passaic County Prosecutor in both the Juvenile and adult trial sections.
During his career spanning over 30 years, Mr. Scott has handled matters such as death penalty cases, murder, robbery, sexual assault, drug offenses, aggravated assaults, weapon offenses, thefts as well as shoplifting, motor vehicle and traffic offenses. He is always ready for the next legal challenge, no matter how tough or complex the case. As a seasoned trial attorney, he routinely handles matters in the Superior and Municipal Court systems, including Superior Court Trials, Pre-Indictment Courts (PIC), and Municipal matters throughout the State.
Mr. Scott's cases have been reported throughout the New Jersey newspapers as well as featured in the Sunday New York Times, wire services, and Good Morning America.
Mr. Scott knows how to protect your rights and is ready to put his extensive experience to work for you.
Call Terence M. Scott if you would like to discuss your charges.