T. Scott Word III

Of Counsel

T. SCOTT WORD III, works primarily with families who desire to create a plan that preserves and protects assets passing to their children at death in a tax-efficient manner. His experience as a domestic relations litigator has equipped Scott to counsel individuals contemplating marriage on the advisability and structuring of premarital agreements, particularly when children of a prior marriage will be involved.

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“I enjoy learning about my clients’ careers and passions and their children’s accomplishments.”

Professional accomplishments

  • Trust Administrators Council of Richmond, Member
  • Virginia Bar Association’s Section on Wills, Trusts & Estates, Member
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Richmond, Former Member of Board of Directors
  • NPA Foundation of Washington, D.C., Past President

Prior work experience 

  • Word & Word PLC, Principal
  • Ruffed Grouse Society, Development Director

Education and recognition

  • Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, J.D. 
  • The University of Virginia, B.A. 
  • Hampden-Sydney College (Dean’s List)

Beyond the job

“Outside of work, I enjoy bird hunting, training bird dogs, playing golf, and spending time with my family. I’ve also found fulfillment in philanthropy, including as a volunteer and Director of the Boys & Girls Club of Metro Richmond.”