W. Scott Lavelle

Associate

Bio

Mr. Lavelle is an experienced civil litigator and appellate attorney who has represented individual and corporate clients, both plaintiffs and defendants, in state and federal court. He has represented many insurance companies and their insureds on insurance coverage, first and third-party personal and commercial insurance issues, uninsured / underinsured motorist coverage, construction, transportation, employment and many other types of cases. He has also represented numerous licensed professionals and others, including doctors, nurses, psychologists, social workers and adult care facilities on administrative appeals involving their state licensing boards. He has handled over 60 appeals in Ohio’s courts of appeals and before the Ohio Supreme Court.

Education

The Ohio State University College of Law
Juris Doctorate, 1980

Ohio University
B.S. Journalism, Summa Cum Laude, 1977

Admitted to Practice

Federal Courts:

  • United States District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio

State Courts:

  • Ohio

Notable Experience

Memberships

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Columbus Bar Association

Areas of Practice

  • Administrative Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Personal Injury Protection Litigation
  • Professional Licensing
  • Property & Casualty Insurance Litigation