Scott Garner is a partner at the law firm of Umberg Zipser LLP in Irvine, California. His practice focuses on complex business litigation, with an emphasis on attorney liability defense and other business disputes. He is the immediate past chair of the California State Bar Committee on Professional Responsibility and Conduct, and the current advisor to that Committee. He is the co-chair of the Orange County Bar Association Professionalism and Ethics Committee, a member of the Board of Directors of the Orange County Bar Association, and the President of the Orange County Chapter of the Association of Business Trial Lawyers.
Garner graduated from Troy High School in Fullerton, California in 1984, where he was Junior State Chapter President and Southern Empire Region Speaker and Mayor. He attended JSA UC Davis Summer School in 1982 and Georgetown Summer School in 1983. Scott earned a B.A. from Stanford University in 1988 and a J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1991.
Garner lives in Laguna Hills, California with his wife Karen, his son, Espen, and his twin daughters, Annika and Helena.