Michael H. Scott

Senior Associate

Primary Location: Tampa, Florida

Secondary Location: Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Phone: 813.519.1015


Michael is a Senior Associate Attorney with Clausen Miller who has been practicing insurance defense in Florida since 2015, with a focus on first party property insurance and worker’s compensation defense. Michael has substantial experience representing Florida’s largest homeowner’s property insurance companies, defending municipalities and national companies in high exposure worker’s compensation cases, and clerking for three years at a civil litigation law firm in Hartford, Connecticut, representing plaintiffs in injury cases. At Clausen Miller, Michael handles a variety of insurance law issues and disputes.

Prior to moving to Florida, Michael graduated from the University of Connecticut. During school, Michael was a Diversity Committee Leader, a Moot Court Teaching Assistant, interned for three months at Longan law firm in Beijing, China, and won the Hartford County Bar Association Golf Scramble. Michael also volunteered at the Hartford Family Court’s Domestic Assistance Program and worked in the UConn Law Library, UConn Law Fitness Center, and as a legal research product representative.

Aside from his work as an attorney, Michael enjoys traveling, cooking, meditation, golf, reading, and health. He is a member of the Palm Beach County Bar Association, UConn South Florida Alumni Network, and a licensed Florida real estate agent.


  • J.D. University of Connecticut, 2015
  • B.A. University of Connecticut, 2012

Bar Admissions

  • Florida
  • Connecticut
  • Massachusetts

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
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