SCOTT A. ARTHUR joined Diaco Law as a partner in 2020. Previously, Mr. Arthur was a shareholder at Gunn Law Group, P.A., where his practice focused on representing policyholders and the injured in claims against insurance companies, including cases involving disputed insurance coverage and bad faith.
Mr. Arthur has long been recognized by his peers as an expert in insurance law, having been named by Florida Super Lawyers for multiple years as a “Rising Star” in the practice area of insurance coverage, and more recently as a “Super Lawyer” in that specialty. He also has an “AV” Rating with Martindale-Hubbell.
A first cousin of Joseph and Daniel Diaco, Mr. Arthur’s values center on the importance of family, and he works tirelessly to advocate on behalf of families whose lives have been upended due to catastrophe. Mr. Arthur has jury trial and appellate experience in both state and federal court, and has litigated hundreds of personal injury and insurance cases on behalf of injured victims and Florida policyholders who have been denied fair compensation. A local of the area, Mr. Arthur graduated from Largo High School in Pinellas County as the class valedictorian.
He earned his B.A. degree from the University of Florida, with honors, and his J.D. degree from Georgetown University Law Center. He is a member of The Florida Bar, American Association for Justice, American Bar Association, Florida Justice Association, Hillsborough County Bar Association and Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association and is admitted to practice in all federal district courts in Florida.