The Honorable Scott Gan was sworn in as a bankruptcy judge to the District of Arizona on September 11, 2014. Prior to taking the bench, he had an active bankruptcy and appellate practice at the law firm of Mesch, Clark & Rothschild, P.C. in Tucson, Arizona. Judge Gan received his undergraduate degree in Chemistry from the University of Arizona in 1977 and his J.D. from the University of Arizona-College of Law in 1980. Prior to joining Mesch, Clark & Rothschild, P.C. in 1986, he served four years as a Pima County Public Defender.