Proudly providing the highest quality legal services to Charlottesville and Central Virginia for over 65 years.





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Scott | Kroner Practice Areas


We represents owners, borrowers, developers and lenders in a broad variety of real estate transactions.

We counsel clients in all matters concerning corporations, partnerships, and limited liability companies.

Our estate planning attorneys advise clients regarding trusts, wills, estate  administration, and guardianships.

Our attorneys regularly appear in state and federal trial and appellate courts throughout Virginia, representing clients across our practice areas.

We represent creditors in collection matters, and in business reorganization proceedings.

Scott Kroner PLC provides a full range of service to borrowers and lenders.


Scott | Kroner PLC is a Charlottesville-based law firm serving Central Virginia. Our attorneys specialize in banking, business organization and transactions, collections, litigation, estate and trust planning and administration, and real estate. Scott | Kroner, PLC, traces its beginnings to April, 1951, when C. Armonde Paxson, who had been in practice in Charlottesville since his graduation from law school in 1930, formed the firm of Paxson, Marshall & Smith with David B. Marshall and William Massie Smith. The firm has evolved and expanded to include a growing and diverse client base. Now named Scott | Kroner, PLC, in recognition of principal members W. Stephen Scott (retired 2014) and Robert J. Kroner, our firm is regularly recognized as one of the premier firms in the region. Our lawyers offer wide ranging expertise and experiences, drawing on our work as national firm lawyers, as judicial law clerks, and as active participants in government and community organizations. We understand that people have choices in terms of legal services, and we are pleased to offer great value to our clients. From business law to real estate matters, and from litigation to complex commercial transactions, we share a sense of purpose with our clients and take pleasure in giving valuable, timely, reliable, and trusted legal advice. Our attorneys serve Charlottesville, Central Virginia, and beyond.


This website presents general information about Scott | Kroner, PLC and is not intended as legal advice. To obtain legal counsel or legal services from Scott | Kroner, you must first establish an attorney-client relationship with the firm. Until you do so and receive an engagement letter, you have not hired an attorney and have not become a client of the firm. Unless and until we have informed you that we are willing and able to accept your new matter, do not send Scott | Kroner any information or documents that you consider private or confidential. Such information will not be treated as private, confidential, or otherwise protected from disclosure until Scott | Kroner, PLC has communicated that it is willing and able to accept your new matter.

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