Scott Stokes, a member/shareholder of the firm, concentrates on corporate, securities, investment management and financial matters as well as energy, telecommunications and regulatory matters. His practice includes a variety of general corporate law areas, including the organization, operation and financing of corporations and other business entities, mergers and acquisitions, contracts, the organization and operation of investment advisers and hedge funds and related regulatory and compliance matters, securities law and secured transactions. Scott also practices in general energy, clean technology, telecommunications and regulatory areas, including corporate and finance work for energy and telecommunication companies and electric, gas and water utility companies. Scott spent a year and a half studying in Germany through Tufts University and Georgetown University Law School and is fluent in German. Scott lives in Holliston, Massachusetts with his wife Suzanne and their two children.

Representative Matters

Represented a broker-dealer in its $50 million acquisition by one of the world’s foremost financial services firms.

Represented a management team in a $10 million buyout of assets from a publicly traded marketing company.

Regularly represents investment advisors with an aggregate of over $20 billion under management with respect to ongoing compliance, fund formation and operations issues.

Represented a multi-national entity in all aspects of its business from its founding to its current position as a leading generator of solar power in India and other emerging markets.


Named one of the Top 100 Lawyers in New England by Super Lawyers by Boston Magazine in 2015 and 2016.

Named a 2015-2018 Top Rated Lawyer in Banking, Finance, Business and Commercial by Martindale-Hubbell.

Named a "New England Super Lawyer" by Boston Magazine 2013-2018.

Named a “New England Super Lawyer Rising Star” by Boston Magazine 2005-2012.

Professional Affiliations

Boston Bar Association

Wisconsin Bar Association

Massachusetts Bar Association

American Bar Association