Scott M. Leavitt

Position: Partner
Telephone: (310) 556-7900
Email: Scott Leavitt
Born: Torrance, California, October 26, 1963

Practice Areas:
Personal Injury, Trial Law and Products Liability

Education:
J.D., Loyola Law School, 1991
B.A., University of California at San Diego, 1987 (honors)

Admitted:
California, 1991

Memberships:
State Bar of California
Association of Southern California Defense Counsel

Summary:
Scott joined Daniels, Fine, Israel, Schonbuch & Lebovits, LLP in 1991 and became a partner of the firm on November 1, 1999. Scott's practice focuses upon resolution of cases via negotiation and trial. He specializes in civil defense litigation with a wide range of injuries, including catastrophic injuries and wrongful death. Scott's current caseload involves liability arising out of automobile accidents, premises liability, security personnel, products liability and contracts. Scott has also handled matters involving construction defect, SIU/Fraud claims, public entity liability, and the entertainment industry.

Scott has presented a series of lectures with national insurance carriers regarding claims handling, mediation and arbitration.

Interests:
Skiing, basketball and scuba diving. Scott is also a member of The Zoological Society of San Diego, The Humane Society and The Sierra Club