Scott Hendler joined the Los Angeles office of La Follette Johnson as an Associate in March of 2019. His practice focuses on the defense of physicians, hospitals, and other health care professionals. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Hendler’s practice focused on medical malpractice, elder abuse, and general liability litigation. He also draws on his unique experience as a former plaintiff’s attorney in medical malpractice litigation.
Mr. Hendler obtained his B.S. in Psychology from University of California, Santa Cruz in 2006. In 2010, he obtained his Juris Doctor degree from Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles. While in law school, he interned for several divisions of the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, including Consumer Protection, Environmental, and Special Victims divisions.
He is admitted to practice before all courts in the State of California and the United States District Court for the Central District of California.