Scott C. Ilgenfritz is a partner in the law firm of Johnson, Pope, Bokor, Ruppel & Burns, LLP, and practices in the firm's Tampa, Florida, office. Scott has spent his entire thirty-four year legal career with Johnson, Pope. Over the years, Scott has had a varied commercial and business litigation practice, which has included securities arbitration and litigation, commercial tort litigation, professional malpractice litigation, corporate litigation, real estate-related litigation, and contract litigation. Since 1997, Scott has been Board certified by The Florida Bar as a Business Litigation Lawyer. Since 1997, Scott has been Board certified by The Florida Bar as as Business Litigation Lawyer. In 1992, Scott began representing investors in claims against broker/dealers, stockbrokers, investment advisors, and other financial professionals. Since the late 1990’s, a primary focus of Scott’s practice has been representing investors in securities arbitration and litigation matters. Scott has been a member of the Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (“PIABA”) since 1997. He served on PIABA’s Board of Directors from 2008 until 2017. Scott served as President of PIABA from November, 2012, through October, 2013. During his term as President, he authored PIABA's expungement study. In 2017, Scott was recognized by PIABA as a Director Emeritus. Scott has been regularly recognized by his peers through inclusion in such publications as Florida’s Super Lawyers (2007-2014) and Best Lawyers in America (2012-2017).