Gardner Haas

Scott L. Rogers

Associate

Phone: (214) 693-3743

Scott L. Rogers, an Associate with Gardner Haas PLLC, represents clients through all phases of litigation, including pre-trial assessment and analysis, pleadings, discovery, trial, appeals, and judgment enforcement. He has represented plaintiffs and defendants in commercial disputes in federal and state courts across Texas. An accomplished attorney, Scott has resolved numerous complex business disputes, representing clients in matters involving breach of contract, insurance coverage disputes, personal injury, and allegations of fraud and bad faith.

Scott has been recognized by his peers for excellence in the practice of law. In 2016, Scott was selected to Texas Lawyer’s list of Rising Stars, a designation reserved for less than 2.5% of young lawyers in Texas and published in Super Lawyers Magazine. In 2015, Scott was selected to participate in the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers’ annual Leadership Class.

A native of the Dallas area, Scott graduated cum laude from the Dedman School of Law at Southern Methodist University in 2011. During law school, Scott served on the SMU Law Review Association, where his law review comment was selected for publication in the Journal of Air Law and Commerce, a journal with worldwide circulation. He also was a member of the American Association for Justice Mock Trial Team, represented clients pro bono as a student attorney in SMU’s Civil Clinic, and studied international contract law at the University College of Oxford University.

In 2008, Scott earned a bachelor’s degree in Business from Southwestern University, where he was a member of the varsity baseball team.

Representative Matters

Represented Fortune 50 banking clients in litigation and compliance matters

Represented Fortune 50 insurance companies in insurance coverage litigation including coverage disputes, defense against bad faith claims, automobile and property subrogation claims, and other issues arising under commercial and residential policies

Education

Southern Methodist University, Dedman School of Law, J.D. 2011, cum laude
Southwestern University, B.A. Business, 2008

Publications

Pilots Denied Relief – By Narrowly Construing “Prevailing Parties” Under the EAJA, the D.C. Circuit Allows the FAA to Run Amok, 76 J. Air L. & Com. 135 (2011)

Bar Admissions

State Bar of Texas
United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas
United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
United States District Court for the Western District of Texas

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas

Professional Affiliations

Dallas Association of Young Lawyers—Co-Chair, Law Student Assistance Committee; Member, 2015
DAYL Leadership Class
DAYL Foundation—Life Fellow
Dallas Bar Association
Texas Bar College
Dallas Museum of Art—DMA Junior Associates