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University of Alabama, J.D., magna cum laude, 2016, Order of the Coif; Managing Board, Alabama Law Review

University of Georgia, B.B.A. and B.A., magna cum laude, 2013


Scott Cogar practices in the areas of fund formation and investment management, finance, private equity and general corporate law. His clients include private fund managers, independent sponsors, institutional investors, university endowments, outsourced CIOs, banks, private credit funds and private equity sponsors.

Scott represents fund managers in fund offerings, and institutional investors in their investment diligence and decisions with respect to buyout, venture capital, hedge, real estate and fund of funds opportunities. He assists independent sponsors in the structuring and capital raising aspects of their acquisitions and advises fund managers in negotiating subscription credit facilities. Scott also counsels clients in a range of general corporate matters, including business formations, significant commercial contracts, and mergers and acquisitions.

Scott advises clients on governance and compliance issues, such as registration under and compliance with the Investment Advisers Act and similar state laws, the Investment Company Act, the Securities Act, and other federal and state securities laws.

Prior to joining Robinson Bradshaw, Scott was an attorney at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft.

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Professional Affiliations

  • Mecklenburg County Bar, Finance Committee, 2021-24

Community Affiliations

  • Digi-Bridge, Finance Committee
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