Scott N. Brown, Jr.

SMRW: 423.756.7000
FAX: 423.756.4801



Bankruptcy Law
Civil Litigation
Probate Law



Scott Brown is in essence a general practitioner, but concentrates in bankruptcy, probate and litigation. He has served as a Chapter 7 Panel Trustee in bankruptcy cases for many years and has represented creditors in other bankruptcy matters. He has undertaken a variety of plaintiff and defense cases at the trial and appellate levels of both state and federal court systems. In addition to general and commercial litigation, Scott focuses his practice on wills, estates and trusts, Bankruptcy and creditor law.



  • North Carolina, 1965; Tennessee, 1970
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth and Sixth Circuits
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Western District of Tennessee


Education/Academic Honors

  • Wesleyan University
  • University of North Carolina, B.S., 1963; LL.B., 1965
  • Order of the Coif
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • North Carolina Law Review, Staff and Business Manager


Professional Affiliations

  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Chattanooga Bar Association, Past President
  • Christian Legal Society
  • Tennessee Bar Foundation, Past Chairman
  • Chattanooga Bar Foundation 


Community Involvement

  • Inner-City Ministries, Past Board President
  • Chattanooga Christian Community Foundation, Past Chairman
  • First Presbyterian Church, Elder 


Practice Areas

  • Business
  • Litigation
  • Tax, Trust & Estate