Our Professionals - Scott Merlin


Telephone: 770-858-1288
V-Card: SMerlin.vcf

Paralegal: Madina Scott -
Legal Assistant: Derek Siler -

Practice Areas: 
Family Wealth Planning | Estate, Tax & Charitable Planning
Probate, Trust & Estate Administration
Corporate Law and Mergers & Acquisitions
Franchise Law | Technology Law


Scott Merlin practices business representation and transaction law, wills, trusts and family wealth planning, estate administration, franchise and distributorship law, as well as, technology and entertainment law. Mr. Merlin’s services include preparation of wills and trusts, estate administration, business entity formation, shareholders’ and partnership agreements, operating agreements, asset purchase agreements and stock purchase agreements, mergers and acquisitions, buy-sell agreements, executive employment agreements, life rights contracts, franchise disclosure documents, franchise agreements, software license agreements and commercial contract preparation and negotiation.

Mr. Merlin serves on the Board of Directors at Camp Kudzu, which provides a summer camp and other programming for children with diabetes.  He also serves on several committees at Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta and is a graduate of Glass Leadership Institute of the Anti-Defamation League.  Mr. Merlin is a member of the Atlanta Bar Association, State Bar of Georgia and the North Georgia Estate Planning Council.  Mr. Merlin was named a Best Lawyers in Technology Law  in 2012 and 2013.

Mr. Merlin graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Indiana University. He earned his Juris Doctor from Georgia State University College of Law and is in the process of earning his Master of Laws in Business Transactions from the University of Alabama.