Scott Cook - Partner

Scott Cook is a Partner at Tyson & Mendes’ Las Vegas office. His experience includes all aspects of general liability, complex and mass tort litigation, insurance, health care, regulatory law, and business litigation. Mr. Cook’s experience extends to catastrophic injury/damage, complex/mass litigation in tort, multi-state litigation, environmental litigation, explosion/fire litigation, health care law, employer/employment law, and insurance law.

Mr. Cook received his J.D. from the University of Nebraska College of Law and his B.A. in Political Science/International Relations at the University of Nebraska. Mr. Cook is licensed to practice law in Arizona, Colorado, Nebraska, Nevada, and New Mexico. He has been recognized as an AV® Preeminent™ lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell, a Rocky Mountain Region Super Lawyer by Vegas Inc., and a Top Lawyer by Desert Companion Top Lawyer – Complex Litigation. Mr. Cook is one of America’s Top 100 Civil Defense Litigators in Nevada, a Top Attorney of the Mountain States, and was recognized as a Lifetime Achievement Member by America’s Top 100 Attorneys.

Mr. Cook has managed litigation for a multi-state insurance carrier and was a Managing Partner for a national law firm. He received awards from the Colorado Defense Lawyer’s Association, the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce, the Self-Insurance Institute of America, the American Legal Administrators, and received the Legal Excellence Award from Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company.

In his free time, Mr. Cook enjoys watching his three daughters grow into their careers and spending time with his significant other.  He also enjoys the gym, the outdoors, and (always) Nebraska football.

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