Scott Christman


Tel: (619) 525-1320


At a Glance

Scott focuses on public works and infrastructure construction law.
He is a Navy veteran and a Maryland licensed professional civil engineer.
Scott helps public agencies navigate the legal issues surrounding construction in California.

Scott Christman is an associate in the Municipal Law practice group of Best Best & Krieger LLP’s San Diego office. He is also a Maryland licensed professional civil engineer with more than 10 years of experience in the design and construction industry. Scott’s practice focuses on public contracting, specifically public works and infrastructure construction law.
Scott represents public agencies on construction-related issues, such as contract drafting, claims resolution, prevailing wage compliance and contract terminations. His previous experience designing and managing construction projects for public sector clients affords him firsthand insight into the challenges his clients face. This enables Scott to quickly recognize potential issues and offer practical solutions.
Scott graduated magna cum laude from California Western School of Law. During the same time, he earned a master’s in business administration from San Diego State University as part of a joint program. Scott is a veteran who spent 4 years on active duty as an officer in the Navy’s Civil Engineer Corps and had the honor of serving in a Seabee Battalion for his first tour.


  • California Western School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude
  • San Diego State University, M.B.A.
  • University of Pittsburgh, B.S., Civil Engineering


  • California

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