Scott Fraley

Director of Legal Writing
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Director of Legal Writing

Professor Scott Fraley joined Baylor Law in 2015 and serves as the Director of Legal Writing.

Professor Fraley works with Professors Greg White, Brandon Quarles, Matt Cordon, Michael Berry and Susan Kelley-Claybrook Ortiz as research and writing instructors in an expanded Legal Analysis, Research, and Communications (LARC) program.

Professor Fraley attended college at the University of Texas at Austin, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree with honors in 1982 from the Plan II Liberal Arts Honors Program. Fraley then completed law school at the University of Texas School of Law in 1985 where he was a member of the Texas Law Review. Fraley has a Masters of Arts in the History of Ideas from the University of Texas at Dallas, where he is currently a Ph.D. candidate.

Following law school, he joined Scott, Douglass & Luton (now Scott, Douglass & McConnico) in Austin, becoming a partner in 1989. In 1995, Scott and attorney Liz Fraley founded Fraley & Fraley, LLP, a litigation law firm in Dallas, where he practiced for the last twenty years. He previously served as an adjunct Professor of Law at Baylor Law School and at the University of Texas School of Law. He is a member of the Legal Writing Institute and the Association of Legal Writing Directors. Fraley is also a certified health care arbitrator with the American Health Lawyers Association.

Professor Fraley has three children: Zach, 25; Alex, 25; and Katie, 16. He loves sports, especially football and hockey, and is an aficionado of Winston Churchill.