Scott A. Burton

Title: Attorney At Law
Phone: 340-719-8086 ext. 211
Fax: 800-886-6831


SCOTT A. BURTON, Associate.  Born Bethesda, Maryland, 1960.  Bar Admissions:  California, District Court, Eastern Division California, 1984 (inactive); U.S. Virgin Islands, Third Circuit Court of Appeals, 1987.  Education: California State University, Chico (BA, 1981); University of California, Davis (JD, 1984).  Member, U.S. Virgin Islands Bar Association.  Scott worked for various firms on St. Croix in the 1980s and 1990s, including Nichols Newman Silverlight, Law Offices of Wilfredo Geigel, Law Offices of Winston Hodge and Derek Hodge, and was a partner with Burton & Otto.  Reported cases:  Rivera v. Virgin Islands Housing Authority, 854 F. 2d 24 (3d Cir. 1988); Horner Equipment International, Inc. v. Seascape Pool Center, Inc., 884 F. 2d 89 (3d Cir. 1989); United States v. Rosero, 42 F. 3d 166 (3d Cir. 1994); United States. v. Rohlsen, 968 F. Supp. 1049 (DVI 1997).  Scott returned to St. Croix in 2016, and practices in the areas of real estate and contract law.