Scott P. Pence is an attorney in the Tampa office of Carlton Fields, P.A., practicing construction and real estate law. Mr. Pence’s practice is focused primarily on reviewing, drafting, negotiating, and administering design and construction contracts for both public and private projects, including insurance and other risk management issues, where he represents owners, developers, contractors, subcontractors, design professionals, landlord, tenants, and lenders. He is a member of the ABA’s Forum on the Construction Industry. He is a member of the Executive Council of the Real Property Probate and Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar where he is a very active member of the Construction Law Committee (CLC) and the Insurance and Surety Committee. Mr. Pence currently serves as a Co-Vice Chair of the CLC and is the Chair of the CLC’s legislative subcommittee. Mr. Pence received his B.A. degree in mathematics from George Mason University and his J.D. degree from William & Mary Law School.