Scott E. Wiegand is a Partner with the law firm Scale LLP, based in Denver, Colorado. His practice is focused on the legal needs of gaming industry participants and emerging growth companies.
Mr. Wiegand earned a B.A. in Music at Florida State University, graduating magna cum laude in 1990. At Florida State, he also received a minor in law and society and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Mr. Wiegand attended Cornell Law School, graduating in 1993 with a concentration in business law and regulation.
After receiving his law degree, Mr. Wiegand began his legal career practicing corporate law with large firms based in Cincinnati, before serving as General Counsel of a publicly-traded technology company in Las Vegas. In 2003, he joined Caesars Entertainment, one of the world’s largest casino entertainment providers, where he was responsible for corporate governance and securities laws compliance and legal matters related to the company’s capital markets activity and resort development transactions worldwide. Mr. Wiegand returned to private practice in 2018 with Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, a leading Denver-based law firm with a large Las Vegas office serving the gaming industry. He joined Scale LLP in September 2021.
Mr. Wiegand is originally from Lexington, Kentucky. He and his wife, Erin, have two children, a son, Patrick, and a daughter, Ryan. In addition to his passion for Seminole athletics, he enjoys Jeeps, cycling, backcountry hiking, skiing and snowboarding.