Scott Alan Andresen

Andresen & Associates, P.C.
Contact: 773.572.6049
Law School: Valparaiso University School of Law - Valparaiso University
Jurisdictions: Illinois
7th Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois


About Scott Alan Andresen
Scott A. Andresen is the founder of Andresen & Associates P.C., a Chicago-based law firm that focuses its offerings in the areas of sports law, entertainment and the arts, intellectual property and a wide array of legal and non-legal services and consultation to business and corporate clients ranging from small entrepreneurs to multi-million dollar corporations. Prior to founding Andresen & Associates, Scott served as in-house legal counsel for the Arena Football League and its developmental league, af2.

Scott earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, his JD at the Valparaiso University School of Law, and his MBA from the University of Phoenix. Scott has previously studied at Cambridge University in England under U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg, worked for the legal department of the Oakland Raiders, and served as Legal Assistant to the Executive Director of the Illinois High School Association. Scott also teaches Sports Law I and Labor Relations for the Arts at Columbia College in Chicago; volunteers with several non-profit organizations, including the Lawyers for the Creative Arts and Chicago 2016; and lectures to various attorney and student groups and associations.
Directory Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Communications & Internet Law
  • Entertainment & Sports
  • Intellectual Property
  • Patents
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
7th Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois
Professional Experience
Founder-Attorney, Andresen & Associates, P.C.
Adjunct Professor, Columbia College- Chicago
Teach Sports Law I, Labor Relations for the Arts, and Introduction to Marketing classes
Senior Staff Attorney, Arena Football League
University of PhoenixMBA
Valparaiso University School of Law - Valparaiso UniversityJ.D.Law
Honors: First-ever recipient of Entertainment Litigation & Intellectual Property Technology Concentration
University of Illinois - Urbana-ChampaignB.A.History/Political Science
Professional Activities
Event Committee, Illini Hoop Legends for Charity Point of Hope- A Deron Williams Foundation 2008-Current
Volunteer Chicago 2016/ World Sport Chicago 2008-Current
Pro Bono Legal Counsel Chicago Sports Academy 2006-Current
Pro Bono Legal Services Volunteer Lawyers for the Creative Arts 2005-Current
Participant, Practice Tracks Program, Lawyer Referral Service and Call-A-Lawyer Program Chicago Bar Association 2005-Current
Professional Associations
Member, American Bar Association
Member, Chicago Bar Association
Activities: Chair- Sports Law Committee; Vice Chair- Lawyer Referral Service Committee
Member, Illinois State Bar Association


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3025 North California Avenue
Suite 4 S.E.
Chicago, IL 60618-7009
Telephone: 773.572.6049