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The Law Office of Betsy Sue Scott provides diverse legal services to meet the needs of a wide array of clients and legal situations. Firm founder and principal attorney Betsy Sue Scott has extensive background in the legal field, with notable expertise in international trade law and compliance. Drawing on over 30 years of legal experience, Betsy Sue Scott brings unique knowledge and perspective to every client challenge. Her practice areas include international trade law and compliance, family law, elder law, and general business law.

Betsy Sue Scott is a highly energetic and distinguished professional with extensive expertise in broad legal areas. Having held key leadership positions at the U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), she has over 16 years of experience in economic sanctions, federal enforcement actions, administrative agency practice, and federal regulations, guidelines, and policies. She has successfully demonstrated keen abilities in the areas of consensus building, negotiations, program management, strategic planning, as well as personnel management, and has worked for nationally renowned law firms, federal government agencies, and financial institutions. Betsy Sue Scott possesses unique specialties in international trade, banking, and finance, as well as superb expertise in trade and banking compliance, voluntary disclosures to government agencies, and negotiated settlements in government enforcement actions.

Drawing on her extensive experience in the field of elder law, Betsy Sue Scott provides an array of senior legal solutions. She has a unique understanding of the laws that may have an impact on seniors and is a highly compassionate and empathetic advocate for her clients. She is experienced with planning for seniors, incapacitated adults, and their families. Betsy Sue Scott can assist you and your family with life care and estate planning legal needs, including:

  • Strategies for Elder Care and incapacitated adults: Aging in place, residential and assisted living planning, guardianships, conservatorships, benefits eligibility, health care needs, long term care and other insurance issues,
  • Independence and Control over Life Choices: Living wills, advance medical directives, durable powers of attorney (medical and financial),
  • Estate Planning: Wills, trusts, special needs trusts, irrevocable life insurance trusts;
  • Probate: Probate of wills, administration of estates trust administration, estate and trust accountings; and
  • Fiduciary Challenges: Abuse of fiduciary trust, financial misuse of assets by fiduciary; fiduciary accounting; communication difficulties with fiduciaries, agents and attorneys-in-fact; and uncontested and contested guardianships.
The Law Office of Betsy Sue Scott ensures elderly and incapacitated individuals’ right to quality care and treatment by providing compassionate elder and family law solutions.

Notably, Betsy Sue Scott employs a "holistic" approach to the practice of law that is both creative and innovative. Her mission it to build successful, long-term relationships with her clients, enabling her to meet business and personal needs on a continuing basis. She is also known for her unusual dedication to client service and satisfaction. Whether assisting global enterprises, small businesses, or individuals and their families, Betsy Sue Scott provides strategic legal services that solve problems, add value, and ensure optimal results.

Discover how The Law Office of Betsy Sue Scott can meet your legal requirements. For more information, contact Betsy Sue Scott today at info@bsscott.law.com

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