Scott W. Iseman

Scott W. Iseman Shareholder

Scott's Practice Areas

Scott W. Iseman is a Partner in our Litigation department and focuses his practice on Criminal Defense and Civil Litigation. He joined O’Connell and Aronowitz after finishing his career as a United States Marine Corps Judge Advocate where he served as a military and federal prosecutor. As the Senior Trial Counsel, he oversaw all military justice matters and prosecutions at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina, prosecuting numerous cases at general and special courts-martial. Scott also served as a Special Assistant U.S. Attorney where he prosecuted federal crimes in the Eastern District of North Carolina.   Scott has extensive experience prosecuting and defending criminal matters including DWI, larcenies, drug offenses, sexual assaults, conspiracy-based crimes and white collar frauds.  Scott is also actively engaged in defending college students during college disciplinary proceedings.

Scott was named to the 2018 Upstate New York Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers, which acknowledges attorneys under 40 years old and in practice 10 years or less. In law school at University at Buffalo, Scott served as Managing Editor of the Buffalo Law Review and interned at United States Attorney’s Office, Northern District of New York.  He was winner of the Desmond Moot Court competition, the Judge Matthew J. Jasen Appellate Practice Award and the James M. Keiffer Trial Excellence Award.

Scott's Locations


  • United States District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
  • New York State

Professional Associations

American Association for Justice
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
National Organization of Veterans’ Advocates
New York State Trial Lawyers Association
Albany County Bar Association
Saratoga County Bar Association


Rising Star Upstate New York
Super Lawyers
Judge Matthew J. Jasen Appellate Practice Award
James M. Keiffer Trial Excellence Award


The culture of teamwork and collaboration at O’Connell and Aronowitz helps our four office locations assist clients in a myriad of legal disciplines and harness the talents of O’Connell and Aronowitz attorneys across New York State. We offer the experience, resources, and skills to help you protect your rights and your best interests.


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Albany, NY 12207

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fax: 518.462.2670

New York City

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New York, NY 10006

tel: 212.706.6041
fax: 518.462.2670

Saratoga Springs

1 Court Street
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

tel: 518.584.5205
fax: 518.584.5441