Scott H. Mustin

Scott H. Mustin is a partner in the firm’s corporate and tax law group. He concentrates his practice in business, tax, estate planning, estates and trust and administration and real estate law. He has provided services in connection with complex business acquisitions, dispositions, financing matters, partnership and shareholder transactions and professional practices. Mr. Mustin has also represented numerous employers and employees in the negotiation, drafting and review of employment and severance agreements.

Mr. Mustin is very active in designing and implementing individual estate plans and business succession arrangements.  Mr. Mustin’s practice also consists of a traditional probate practice and the administration of trusts and estates.

Mr. Mustin was a member of the law firm of Krekstein, Wolfson, Mustin & White, LLC and previous to that, a partner in the Corporate and Tax Department of LaBrum & Doak. He has practiced in the Philadelphia area for more than 35 years.

Mr. Mustin was appointed by the Pennsylvania Disciplinary Board as a Senior Hearing Committee Member for District 1 (Philadelphia). As a Hearing Committee Member, Mr. Mustin hears cases involving disciplinary matters brought against attorneys by the Pennsylvania office of Disciplinary Counsel.  He also hears cases by attorneys seeing to be re-admitted to the bar.

Education

  • L.L.M Taxation, New York University School of Law, 1980
  • J.D., Samford University, 1979
    Cum Laude
    Associate Editor, Law Review
  • B.A., The Pennsylvania State University, 1976

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • United States Tax Court

Memberships

  • American Bar Association
    Sections: Probate and Property, Business Law
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
    Sections: Taxation, Real Property, Business Law
  • Philadelphia Estate Planning Council

Community/Civic Involvement

  • Pennsylvania Disciplinary Board – Senior Hearing Committee Member
  • Member and Former Director, Penn Wynne Civic Association
  • Treasurer, Candidates for Lower Merion Township Commissioner
  • Penn State Alumni Association
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology Parents Association
  • Member, Philadelphia Estate Planning Council
  • Member, Coach and Supporter, Lower Merion Little League and Soccer Club

Honors/Awards

  • Given an “AV” rating by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating provided by the national legal directory.

Selected Presentations/Seminars