• Executive Vice President and General Counsel
  • scott.nader@gardencitygroup.com
  • 631-470-6861
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Scott Nader

As GCG’s Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Scott D. Nader is responsible for handling GCG’s legal matters, overseeing its Legal Department, and managing its Compliance and Diversity & Inclusion functions.  Mr. Nader is an innovative, business-oriented attorney who brings many years of U.S. and international expertise to his leadership role at GCG.  Drawing upon his hands-on experience and practical insight, Mr. Nader develops and implements process-improvement strategies for GCG’s management and operations teams that directly impact the effectiveness of GCG’s client solutions in class action settlement administrations, restructuring and bankruptcy matters, mass tort settlements, regulatory settlements, legal notice programs, and data breach response programs.

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As GCG’s Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Scott D. Nader is responsible for handling GCG’s legal matters, overseeing its Legal Department, and managing its Compliance and Diversity & Inclusion functions.  Mr. Nader is an innovative, business-oriented attorney who brings many years of U.S. and international expertise to his leadership role at GCG.  Drawing upon his hands-on experience and practical insight, Mr. Nader develops and implements process-improvement strategies for GCG’s management and operations teams that directly impact the effectiveness of GCG’s client solutions in class action settlement administrations, restructuring and bankruptcy matters, mass tort settlements, regulatory settlements, legal notice programs, and data breach response programs.

Mr. Nader has more than 19 years’ experience advising and leading organizations in various sectors.  Prior to assuming his current role at GCG, Mr. Nader spent three years as Division General Counsel to Crawford & Company’s Americas segment where he was responsible for the legal and regulatory affairs of the company’s U.S. Property & Casualty operation, its Canadian, Latin American, and Caribbean companies, as well as its Contractor Connection and Canadian Class Action Services business units.

Prior to joining Crawford, Mr. Nader spent over five years with AMEC-Foster Wheeler, a U.K.-based global engineering and consultancy firm, where he served in both legal and commercial roles supporting the company’s businesses in North and South America.  Earlier in his career, Mr. Nader spent seven years in private practice advising corporate clients, negotiating commercial transactions, and resolving civil disputes at trial and through arbitration/mediation.  Before law school, Mr. Nader served as a U.S. Army officer in a rapid deployment unit assigned in the Middle East, where he led and managed teams of 75 soldiers and non-commissioned officers with over $20 million in vehicles and equipment.

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Admitted To

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • State Bar of Texas

Education

  • Baylor University School of Law, JD
  • Brown University, BA
  • The Claims & Litigation Managment Alliance, Atlanta GA (Nov 2015)
  • Association of Corporate Counsel, US, Canada Cross Border Panel, Atlanta GA (Jun 2015)
  • American Bar Association, Legal Project Managment Bootcamp WebEx (Feb 2015)
  • American Conference Insitute, Construction Claims & Litigation, New York, NY (Feb 2015)
  • Crawford & Company LATAM Annual Meeting, Miami FL (Mar 2014)
  • Harmonie Goup, Spring Seminar, Washington DC (Jun 2013)
  • Baker Donelson Annual Firm Retreat, Atlanta GA (Apr 2013)
  • American Bar Association Forum on Construction Industry, Atlanta GA (Nov 2011)
  • IQPC Corporate Counsel Exchange, New Orleans, LA (May 2011)
  • 5 Insights From Garden City Group GC Scott Nader
  • “Scott Nader Appointed Executive Vice President and General Counsel,” Atlanta Business Chronicle, March 22, 2016
  • “Scott Nader Appointed Executive Vice President & General Counsel,” Crain’s New York Business, March 21, 2016
  • “People on the Move: Scott Nader,” New York Business Journal, February 25, 2016