Contact Scott D. Hoy
Mr. Hoy is an associate with the Erickson Law Firm A.P.C. Mr. Hoy earned his Juris Doctor from California Western School of Law in 1993. Prior to joining the Erickson Law Firm, he maintained his own civil litigation practice while also serving as “Of Counsel” with the law firm of Ferguson, Praet & Sherman representing public entities and their employees.
Ms. Hoy’s civil litigation practice includes employment law, wrongful termination, discrimination, sexual harassment, disability and medical condition, family leave, actions brought under the Fair Employment and Housing Act and related federal laws, as well as business disputes, personal injury claims, property damage, torts, and appellate law.
Mr. Hoy’s public entity practice includes defending multiple public entities and their employees in federal civil rights claims brought under § 42 U.S.C 1983 alleging claims of excessive force, unreasonable search/seizure, due process violations, wrongful death, and other constitutional claims, as well as actions arising under the California Tort Claims Act, including dangerous condition of public property, negligence, and other state law tort actions. He is admitted to practice before all of the Courts of the State of California and the United States Southern District of California.