William Scott Lavelle

Associate

Bio

Scott 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, Columbus, Ohio
Juris Doctor, 1980

Ohio University, Athens, Ohio
Bachelor of Science, Journalism, Summa Cum Laude, 1977

Admitted to Practice

Federal Courts:

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

State Courts:

  • State of Ohio

Notable Experience

Memberships

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Columbus Bar Association

Areas of Practice

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