Destiny N. Scott


Destiny N. Scott is a native of New Paltz, New York. Ms. Scott graduated from Mount Saint Mary’s College with a Bachelor of Science in Sociology and Criminology and a minor in Psychology. She moved to Charleston in 2011 to attend the Charleston School of Law. In law school, Ms. Scott served on the MALABU Law Review Journal, was a member of Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honors Society, and served as President of the Maritime Law Society and Vice President of the Women in Law Society. She also received CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in Admiralty Law, Insurance Law, and International Ocean Carriage. Destiny became an associate with Tecklenburg and Jenkins, LLC immediately upon her admission to the South Carolina Bar.

Bar Admissions:

State of South Carolina


Mount Saint Mary’s College – B.S.
Charleston School of Law – J.D.

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Charleston County Bar Association
South Carolina Bar Association
Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute
Francis Drake Admiralty Chapter of the American Inns of Court
Association of Transportation Law Professionals


United States Ownership, Control, and Charter Restrictions: Maritime Coastwise Trade Laws vs. Aviation Law, 81 J. TRANSP. L., LOGIST. & POL’Y. 147, n2 (2014).