Attorney J. Scott Gunn, Esq.

Born in Muncie, Indiana, J. Scott Gunn was raised in South Florida. Growing up in the Fort Lauderdale area, he attended Cardinal Gibbons High School. After graduation, Scott attended Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island where he earned his B.A. in Economics in 1988. While at Brown, Scott participated in intercollegiate athletics, which helped him foster his team mentality that has been essential in the development of his successful law firm.

Upon graduation from Brown University, Scott attended Florida State University Law School where he earned his Juris Doctorate in 1991. Once he completed law school, Scott went to work for his family business, Atlantic Molding, Inc. While there, Scott was not only heavily involved in the transactional legal elements of a large commercial business, he also acquired valuable experience in the day-to-day operation of a multi-million dollar company. Experience he employs to this day in his law practice.

Scott was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1993 and founded J. SCOTT GUNN, P.A. in 1994. Over the past 16 years, J. Scott Gunn has grown from a one man, sole proprietorship, into a highly successful and well respected multi-lawyer firm.

Scott’s close ties to the community have enabled him to establish a rapport with local businesses, and develop a solid reputation among his clients that has been fundamental to the success of his law practice. Scott is admitted to the U. S. Federal Courts- Southern District of Florida, Middle District of Florida, US Court of Appeals and US Federal Circuit.

J. Scott Gunn is a member of the following associations:

  • Florida Bar
  • U.S. Federal Bar, South District of Florida
  • U.S. Federal Bar, Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. Federal Bar, Northern District of Texas
  • American Bar Association
  • Broward County Bar Association
  • Florida Justice Association


David M. Baroff, M.D., J.D. Law Clerk

David Baroff is a former orthopedic surgeon who is making a transition to the legal profession. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Stanford University, where he competed in intercollegiate athletics. David earned his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University, and then completed an orthopedic surgical residency at University Hospitals of Cleveland. David practiced orthopedic surgery for over 13 years, with strong interests in joint replacement and spine surgery.

David’s medical background is invaluable to the firm in helping us to quickly understand injuries and sort through complex medical records and issues. This enables us to present your case fairly, efficiently, and effectively, helping us help you to recover the compensation you deserve in the shortest time possible.

David earned his law degree at the Florida International University College of Law, where he graduated with honors. During his law school career, David earned the highest grades given in four of his classes and was on the Dean’s List. Additionally, David competed for FIU in four mock trial tournaments, leading his teams to two semifinals in Florida state competitions and one regional championship in a national competition. David now serves FIU as an assistant coach for the FIU College of Law Trial Team.

David also serves his community by volunteering with the Cooperative Feeding Program, which feeds the homeless of Broward County, and he volunteers in Big Brothers Big Sisters of Broward County. David and his wife live in Weston, and they have three children.

David is awaiting admission to the Florida Bar.