Squire Patton: Scott Kane as Co-Chair of Global Litigation Practice 

Squire Patton Boggs has appointed partner Scott Kane (pictured) as co-chair of the firm’s global Litigation Practice. 

“Scott has earned a reputation as a trusted advisor to clients across the country who come to him for their high stakes and sensitive disputes,” said Global Managing Partner Michele Connell. “He brings a wealth of experience and leadership to one of the firm’s largest practices as we continue to pursue strategic growth.” 

Commenting on his appointment, Kane said, “Having spent over two decades with the firm working with talented colleagues around the world, I continue to be impressed by our exceptional Litigation practice every day. It is an exciting time to transition into this leadership capacity, and I look forward to continuing and building upon our collective strengths and winning tradition.” 

Kane represents corporate clients, financial institutions, boards of directors and committees, public entities, and other clients in courts and arbitration proceedings across the US. His clients span a variety of industries, including financial services, manufacturing, consumer products, private equity, technology, professional services, and design and construction. Scott also has significant experience representing debtors and creditors in disputed matters in large chapter 11 cases and other bankruptcy-related litigation. 

He previously served as managing partner of the firm’s Cincinnati office and, prior to law school, served in the United States Army. 

With more than 340 commercial litigators around the globe, combined with other advocacy colleagues, the firm’s global litigation and dispute resolution profile includes over 650 advocacy practitioners across more than 40 offices worldwide.