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REALTOR CE COURSE: 10 Things Every REALTOR Needs to Be Thinking About
Scott Peterson
Scott Peterson
General Counsel, ESQ.,
Colorado Association of Realtors

Scott Peterson presents students with a fun, fast-paced overview of 10 topical legal and risk management considerations currently impacting real estate licensees for Colorado.

About Scott

Scott is an experienced real estate and business professional with an extensive background representing individuals and corporations on a broad range of matters.

He currently serves as General Counsel for the Colorado Association of REALTORS® (CAR), the state’s largest real estate trade association. CAR is dedicated to serving 25,000 REALTOR members and 34 local associations throughout the state.

As General Counsel, Scott is responsible for advising the CAR Board of Directors, Leadership Council and CAR Staff on legal matters related to the Association's business. In addition, he provides legal support and education directly to CAR members and the state's local REALTOR® associations through the CAR Legal Hotline and education events. Finally, Scott advocates for the Association and REALTOR® interests in legal matters involving third-parties such as vendors, contractors, and state regulatory agencies.

Since beginning his career, Scott has successfully represented clients in hundreds of real estate and business transactions. He has previously worked as an attorney in both private practice and in-house capacities. Finally, he has worked as a commercial real estate broker for both international and local real estate brokerage firms.