Scott Gibson Awarded Master of Laws Degree in Litigation Management at Baylor Law

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Denton Peterson Dunn, PLLC.’s newest member of the business law firm in Mesa, Arizona, Scott F. Gibson, has been awarded the Master of Laws Degree in Litigation Management at Baylor Law. The LL.M. program is designed for skilled lawyers who direct litigation strategy in unique and effective ways.

Denton Peterson Dunn Mesa litigation attorney, Scott Gibson Awarded Master of Laws Degree at Baylor Law

Gibson continues to excel in this area by bringing his unique experience to the team at Denton Peterson Dunn, PLLC.

Scott F. Gibson, a partner with Denton Peterson Dunn, PLLC, was awarded a Master of Laws in Litigation Management during the February 8, 2020 commencement ceremonies at Baylor University.

In addition to successfully completing the LL.M. program, during his time in the program, Gibson performed specialized research into changing the way lawyers think about legal dilemmas to help clients avoid those problems before they arise. As a local business lawyer in Arizona, Gibson continues to excel in this area by bringing his unique experience to the team at Denton Peterson Dunn, PLLC.

This is Gibson’s second advanced legal degree. In 2007, he graduated as part of the inaugural LL.M. class in Biotechnology and Genomics from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University. Since 2008, he has been an adjunct professor of law at Arizona State University, teaching a course of Trade Secrets and Restrictive Covenants.

The Executive LL.M. program at Baylor Law is the first Master of Laws program in the country designed exclusively for lawyers who direct litigation strategy, to teach a concrete and practical framework to create and execute a successful, value-based litigation management game plan for high-volume and high-stakes dockets. Additional information about the Executive LL.M. Program at Baylor University can be found here:

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Established in 1857, Baylor Law was one of the first law schools in Texas and one of the first west of the Mississippi River. Today, the school has more than 7,600 living alumni. Accredited by the American Bar Association and a member of the Association of American Law Schools, Baylor Law has a record of producing outstanding lawyers, many of whom decide upon a career in public service. Baylor Law boasts among its notable alumni two governors, members or former members of the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate, two former directors of the FBI, U.S. ambassadors, federal judges, justices of the Texas Supreme Court and members of the Texas Legislature. In its law specialties rankings, U.S. News & World Report ranked Baylor Law’s trial advocacy program as among the best in the nation at No. 2. Baylor Law School also is ranked No. 48 in the magazine’s 2020 edition of “America’s Best Graduate Schools.” The National Jurist ranks Baylor Law as one of the “Best School for Practical Training” and No. 4 in the nation in its most recent “Best Law School Facilities” listing. Business Insider places Baylor Law among the top 50 law schools in the nation. Baylor Law School received the 2015 American Bar Association Pro Bono Publico Award, making it only the third law school in the nation to be honored with the award since its inception in 1984. Learn more at

Baylor University is a private Christian University and a nationally ranked research institution. The University provides a vibrant campus community for more than 17,000 students by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating University in Texas. Located in Waco, Baylor welcomes students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries to study a broad range of degrees among its 12 nationally recognized academic divisions.

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One Bear Place #97288
Waco, Texas 76798

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