W. Scott Lavelle


(614) 469-7130


(614) 469-7146

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Defense
  • Personal Insurance Policy Coverage
  • Commercial Insurance Policy Coverage
  • Uninsured/Underinsured Motorists Coverage
  • Appellate Practice
  • Civil Litigation
  • Administrative Law
  • Professional Licensing


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

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.

Columbus, OH

41 South High St.
Suite 2300
Columbus, Ohio 43215
(614) 469-7130

    Notable Experience


    • Ohio State Bar Association
    • Columbus Bar Association