Scott M. Trager

Education:
University of Baltimore School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 1998)
University of Tennessee, Knoxville (B.A., summa cum laude 1994)

Bar Admissions:
Maryland
District of Columbia
United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
United States Supreme Court
United States District  Court for the District of Columbia
United States District  Court for the District of Maryland


Mr. Trager’s practice covers a broad spectrum of general litigation matters in the state and federal courts of Maryland and the District of Columbia, as well as the Maryland Insurance Administration and Maryland Office of Administrative Hearings.  He focuses his practice on the defense of life, health and disability insurance ERISA claims (ERISA and non-ERISA), as well as administrative claims before insurance regulators.  He also has extensive experience with policy rescissions and interpleaders.  He is in active leadership of DRI’s Life, Health and Disability Committee, including serving as Program Chair of the 2017 DRI Life, Health, Disability & ERISA Seminar.  He was selected as a Maryland “Rising Star” by Baltimore Magazine and Maryland Super Lawyers in 2011 and 2012.  Mr. Trager has achieved an A/V® rating, the highest possible peer review rating for ethics and legal ability, from Martindale Hubbell®.