Clifford Scott Meyer
Philadelphia Office

1735 Market Street
21st Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103-7505

P: 215-772-7445
F: 215-772-7620


Clifford Scott Meyer’s diverse practice includes financial and tax Monte Carlo modeling of sophisticated transactions, domestic asset protection, tax reformation of instruments and transactions, closely held business succession planning, technical support for planned giving departments of major institutions and individual tax planning.

Prior to joining Montgomery McCracken, Scott was a partner with the now dissolved law firm of Cohen, Shapiro, Polisher, Shiekman and Cohen.

Selected Publications

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Presenter, “29th Annual This Year in Nonprofit Law,” November 20, 2019
  • Presenter, “28th Annual This Year in Nonprofit Law,” November 13, 2018
  • Presenter, “Vetting Gifts of Complex Financial Instruments,” Montgomery McCracken’s 24th Annual “This Year in Nonprofit Law,” November 2014
  • Speaker, “Making the Most of Bequests,” Planned Giving Day, Partnership for Philanthropic Planning of Greater Philadelphia, October 2014
  • Panelist, Section 663 and the Separate Share Regulations, Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s “Tough Problems in Estate Planning”
  • Panelist, All You Need To Know About Taxation of Trusts and Estates, the National Business Institute “Taxation of Trusts and Estates” seminar

Academic Achievements

Scott earned an LL.M. in Taxation from Villanova University in 1985. He received a J.D., cum laude, from University of Pennsylvania in 1981 and graduated, magna cum laude, from Bucknell University in 1976.