Lateral Link

Our Team - Scott Hodes


Title: Principal
Phone: 561.503.4817
Location: South-East
Law School: University of Florida
Undergraduate: University of Florida

"It was a little bit of a leap of faith to make a lateral move, but Scott didn't steer me wrong.  I am really happy with the firm, the people, and the work, and I can already tell this was a great decision.  Scott was so helpful in getting me here.  I think he did a great job."

- Emory University Alumnus; placed at King & Spalding - Atlanta


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.