Benjamin F. Scotti

Of Counsel

Los Angeles, CA
Phone: 213.928.9802    Fax: 213.928.9850

Orange County, CA
Phone: 949.567.3500    Fax: 949.863.0151

Benjamin F. Scotti is of counsel in the White Collar Litigation and Investigations Practice Group of Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Los Angeles and Orange County offices.

Mr. Scotti has conducted FCPA investigations and provided counsel to businesses in dozens of countries, including Argentina, Italy, Germany, China, Australia, Japan and the Philippines.   In connection with these investigations, Mr. Scotti has provided guidance to management regarding company policies, including recommending enhancements to compliance programs, corporate governance issues and managerial oversight.  Mr. Scotti has also served as a liaison between the client and the Department of Justice during criminal investigations. 

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Scotti was an associate, and later counsel, with Freeh Sporkin & Sullivan, LLP.


  • J.D., Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, 2003, chief production editor, Loyola of Los Angeles International & Comparative Law Review. He also published a student comment entitled “RICO vs. 416-bis: A Comparison of U.S. and Italian Anti-Organized Crime Legislation.”
  • B.B.A., Accounting, Southern Methodist University, 2000
  • B.A., Italian, Southern Methodist University, 2000

Bar Admissions

  • California


  • Hon. John E. Conway: U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, 2006-08

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