Scott D. Saldaña
Scott is a partner in the Austin office of Reid Collins & Tsai. Since joining the firm as a summer associate following his first year of law school, Scott has represented plaintiffs in a broad array of cases involving complex commercial disputes, financial fraud, and cross-border issues. Scott was a member of the trial team that obtained a $287.5 million judgment against Credit Suisse, which the Dallas Court of Appeals affirmed last year. Scott also played a critical role on the trial team that recently obtained a multimillion dollar judgment against commercial data center landlord Alpheus Communications, less than six months after the case was filed. Scott also has considerable experience handling cross-border matters, having worked on cases such as Ocean Rig UDW and Celtic Pharma.
Scott received his J.D. from The University of Texas School of Law, where he served as the Research/Technical Editor for THE REVIEW OF LITIGATION and as a student advocate for the Transnational Worker Rights Clinic. During law school, Scott worked as a judicial intern for the Honorable Vanessa D. Gilmore, United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas. A native of Dallas, Scott graduated from Davidson College in North Carolina with a B.A. in Political Science.