Scott Hodes is a Principal at Lateral Link and oversees attorney placements and client services in Southeast markets, including but not limited to Florida, Atlanta, Charlotte and Nashville. Scott focuses on placing associate and partner candidates with national, mid-sized and boutique law firms, and also works with candidates seeking in-house positions. Scott began his legal career as a corporate litigator for a full service firm in Boca Raton, Florida. Scott subsequently began practicing estate planning and prior to joining Lateral Link, Scott was a name partner in a tax and estate planning firm in Boca Raton, Florida. Scott holds a B.A. in Criminology, cum laude, from the University of Florida, a J.D. from the University of Florida Levin College of Law and an LL.M. in estate planning from the University of Miami.