C. Scott Osborn

Scott is a business attorney who serves as outside general counsel to businesses in a wide array of industries and practice areas. Scott frequently counsels clients on business acquisitions, entity formation and structuring, franchise registration, franchise disclosure documents (FDDs) and franchise agreements, commercial leases, and construction contracts. Prior to joining Davis, Agnor, Rapaport & Skalny, LLC, he was the general counsel for a national childcare franchisor that maintained a franchise system of over 120 franchised units nationwide.

Scott has extensive experience representing owners, contractors, sureties, architects, and other construction and design professionals for contract negotiation and disputes, terminations for default, change order and extra work disputes, payment and performance bond claims, mechanics’ liens, prompt payments, trust fund statute claims, and bid protests. 

Scott resides in Howard County with his wife and two children.

C. Scott Osborn

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C. Scott Osborn

Practice Groups

Areas of Focus


  • Towson University, B.S.
  • Widener University School of Law, J.D.

Professional & Community Involvement

  • NeighborRide, Board Member, 2015-2019
  • Center for Watershed Protection, Board Member 2019
  • XPX (Exit Planning Exchange) Maryland Board of Directors
    • Emerging Professionals Chair, 2017- 2019
    • Vice President 2019- present
  • Carroll Hospice, Taste of Carroll, Committee Member, 2014-2015
  • Howard County Bar Association, Member
    • Business Law Committee Section, Chair, 2014-Present
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Member
    • Construction Law Section, Section Council, 2012-2013
    • Construction Law Section, Member, 2011-Present
  • Circuit Court for Howard County, Maryland, Law Clerk (2005-2006)

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland