Scott A. Dietterick

Scott Dietterick is the managing attorney for Pennsylvania and in this role effectively manages a caseload and individual attorneys. MDK's managing attorneys also assist with providing our clients pertinent information regarding legal updates, provide oversight on their attorneys' cases and are a subject expert for their state. He received his Juris Doctor degree in 1989 from The Dickinson School of Law of The Pennsylvania State University. Scott is admitted to practice in all Courts of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the Federal Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts, including the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals. The Mortgage Bankers Association of America, the Pennsylvania Bar, Business Division, and Dauphin County Bar, Bankruptcy Division, are the Associations of which Scott is a member. Scott’s areas of concentration are commercial litigation and creditor's rights, including bankruptcy, foreclosure, evictions, REO, title insurance and title claim resolution.

Scott's mortgage banking practice spans every county of Pennsylvania and all Pennsylvania District Bankruptcy Courts. Clients include several national title companies and numerous national and regional mortgage companies, financial institutions and real estate investment groups. Scott has concentrated in creditor's rights for more than twenty-five years and has also worked as a legal consultant for troubled institutions involving the FDIC and former RTC. Scott has lectured and/or written on the subjects of foreclosure practice, deficiency judgments, title issues and municipal liens.

EDUCATION
  • The Dickinson School of Law of Pennsylvania State University, J.D., 1989
  • Pennsylvania State University, B.A. in Telecommunications, 1986
EDUCATIONAL HONORS AND AWARDS
  • Manchester Program for International Media
  • Carnegie Mellon Scholarship
  • Dickinson Full Scholarship
CAREER HONORS
  • Martindale Hubbell rated- Bankruptcy
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • Pennsylvania State Bar Association
  • Dauphin County Bar Association, Bankruptcy Division
  • The Mortgage Bankers Association of America
PUBLICATIONS
  • PBI- Liens on Real Estate
  • PBI- Municipal Claims Act
CIVIC INVOLVEMENT
  • Tocqueville Society of the United Way