Robert Scott Pearson practices primarily in the areas of civil and commercial litigation, and also consults on trial and appellate court brief-writing.

Mr. Pearson’s work experience spans both the private and public sectors. While in law school, Mr. Pearson served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Charles R. Pyle, U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, and worked as a law clerk in an appellate unit of the Federal Public Defender’s Office, District of Arizona (Capital Habeas Unit). He also participated in the College of Law’s nationally recognized Mortgage Clinic, where he assisted borrowers with negotiated mortgage modifications and helped prepare bankruptcy cases. During his 2L summer, Mr. Pearson worked as a summer associate in the Phoenix office of Fennemore Craig, PC, and earned an offer to join the firm after graduation. That same year, he was awarded a Medal of Excellence from the American Bankruptcy Institute for his coursework in bankruptcy. Prior to law school, Mr. Pearson reviewed mergers and acquisitions as an honors paralegal with the U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division, Litigation II Section, in Washington, D.C.; and he also worked as a project assistant in the Tucson office of Snell & Wilmer, LLP.