Scott Swainson is a partner and Group Head of the Property department in Bermuda. He regularly advises both local and non-Bermudian clients on residential and commercial property transactions. He also provides property-related advice to banks and other lenders, as well as to hotels and condominium developers.
Prior to joining Appleby in 1998, Scott practised a combination of conveyancing and litigation law at another Bermuda-based law firm for his two-year pupillage and as an associate from 1994 until 1998.
Scott was educated in Bermuda, Canada and England. He graduated from Queen’s University, Ontario, Canada with a history degree and studied law at University of Kent at Canterbury in England.
He was recently recognised in Legal 500 as a 'Leading Individual' in the Real Estate category.
Scott is a member of the Bermuda Bar Association. He has spoken at seminars hosted by the firm for banks, real estate agents and programmes designed for senior citizens.