Scott D. Pfeiffer

Scott D. Pfeiffer

Scott D. Pfeiffer

Scott D. Pfeiffer is a partner with extensive experience in state and federal courts and has been admitted pro hac vice in over 13 separate jurisdictions.  Mr. Pfeiffer received his juris doctorate from The John Marshall Law School.  Mr. Pfeiffer is the Editor of The National Forum for Environmental & Toxic Tort Issues newsletter and is a member of the Elite Defense Network – Berkley Life Sciences.

Admissions

  • Supreme Court of Illinois
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • Trial Bar of the United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Indiana
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Illinois
  • United States District Court, District of Colorado
  • Pro Hac Vice: United States District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
  • Pro Hac Vice: Circuit Court of St. Louis, Missouri
  • Pro Hac Vice: United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • Pro Hac Vice: Circuit Court of Baltimore County, Maryland
  • Pro Hac Vice: New York State Supreme Court
  • Pro Hac Vice: Commonwealth of Kentucky, Boone Circuit Court, Division III
  • Pro Hac Vice: County of Los Angeles, California
  • Pro Hac Vice: State Court of Gwinnett County, Georgia
  • Pro Hac Vice: Superior Court of New Jersey
  • Pro Hac Vice: Commonwealth of Kentucky, Kenton Circuit Court, Division III
  • Pro Hac Vice: Circuit Court of Buchanan County, Missouri
  • Pro Hac Vice: Superior Court of State of California, County of Orange
  • Pro Hac Vice:  District Court, 285th Judicial District, Bexar County, Texas

Education

  • The John MarshallLaw School,Chicago, IL, J.D.
  • Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, IL, B.A.

Publications and Presentations

  • Claims & Litigation Management Alliance Speaking Engagement:
    • Annual Conference speaker on the topic entitled, “Increasing Recoveries through Simple Identification of Additional Sources of Monies for Claimants,” April 10, 2014, Boca Raton, FL
  • Coal Workers’ Pneumoconiosis Speaking Engagements:
    • Resolute Management, Inc. Mid-Atlantic Division speaker, September 27, 2007, Philadelphia, PA
    • CNA Insurance Company Environmental & Mass Torts Claims speaker, August 29, 2007, Cransbury, NJ
    • Emerging and Environmental Claims Managers Association speaker, May 3, 2007, Captiva Island, FL
  • Diacetyl Litigation Speaking Engagements:
    • Emerging and Environmental Claims Managers Association speaker on the topic entitled, “Diacetyl Litigation Update:  A Legal and Medical Perspective,” May 3, 2013, Captiva Island, FL
    • Emerging and Environmental Claims Managers Association speaker, May 12, 2011, Captiva Island, FL
    • Resolute Management, Inc. Mid-Atlantic Division, September 16, 2010, Philadelphia, PA
  • HarrisMartin:
    • Presenter on the topic entitled, “Notable Decisions in Cook County, Illinois and Beyond,” September 12, 2017, St. Louis, MO
  • The American Bar Association:
    • ABA 26th Annual Spring CLE Toxic Torts and Environmental Law Conference speaker on the topic entitled, “The Renewed Resurgence in Personal Jurisdiction Decisions,” April 6-8, 2017, Phoenix, AZ
  • The Chicago Bar Association:
    • Mastering Section 2-615 Motions to Dismiss, Panelist, October 19, 2010, Chicago, IL

Representative Cases

    • Rohl v. Borg Warner Corporation, et al.
      2017 IL App (1st) 162398-U

Professional Associations

      • Chicago Bar Association
      • Claims & Litigation Management Alliance
      • Defense Research Institute
      • Elite Defense Network – Berkley Life Sciences
      • Forum for Environmental and Toxic Tort Issues (FETTI)
      • Loss Executives Association
      • Western Loss Association