Scott M. Kuboff, Esq. attended the University of Toledo where he earned a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in 2004 and graduated cum laude and with College Honors. Scott then attended Cleveland-Marshall College of Law where he was the President of the Student Bar Association, active in Moot Court, and earned the CALI Excellence for Future Award in First Amendment, the CALI Excellence for Future Award in Advanced Brief Writing, the Ulmer & Berne First Year Intrascholastic Moot Court Award, and the Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs Award for Best Brief in First Year Intramural Competition.
Following his graduation in 2007, Scott passed the Ohio bar exam and immediately began his practice with a prominent Cleveland criminal defense firm. He gained extensive courtroom, trial, and appellate experience advocating on behalf of his clients.
Scott's practice includes representing individuals in personal injury claims, advising small business owners, litigating business and contractual disputes, defending individuals charged with criminal offenses, and advocating for clients in family law matters.
Scott’s professional affiliations include the Ohio State Bar Association and the William K. Thomas American Inn of Court. He also serves as a Pro Bono Panelist for the Legal Aid Society of Cleveland and a First Year Mentor for the Cleveland-Marshall Law Alumni Association.
Scott is a good standing member of the Ohio bar and has been admitted to practice in the Federal Court for the Northern District of Ohio and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.
In 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019, Scott was selected to the Super Lawyers Rising Stars list for Ohio. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in Ohio are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.
In 2018, Scott was selected to the Lawyers of Distinction list for Ohio. Each year, no more than 10 percent of the lawyers in Ohio are selected to receive this honor. Selection is based upon objective evaluation of an attorney’s qualifications, license, reputation, experience, and disciplinary history.
In 2018, Mr. Kuboff was selected by the American Society of Legal Advocates (ASLA) as one of the Top 40 Under 40 litigation attorneys in the State of Ohio.
In 2015, Scott was selected as one of the top 10 personal injury attorneys in the State of Ohio by the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys (NAOPIA).
Scott is married and resides in University Heights, Ohio, with his wife, Teri, and his two sons. He is actively involved in USA Cycling and is a founder of North Coast Cycling, a northeast Ohio amateur cycling team, and serves as Chair of the University Heights Bicycle Committee.
Ohio - November 5, 2007
United States District Court (N.D. Ohio) - February 3, 2011
United States Court of Appeals (6th Cir.) - February 21, 2014
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law - Juris Doctor - May 2007
Moot Court – Board of Governors
Student Bar Association – President
Delta Theta Phi Professional Fraternity – Member
University of Toledo – B.B.A. Marketing/E-Comm. - May 2004
Cum Laude and with College Honors
Theta Chi Fraternity – Vice President
2019 Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Star
2018 ASLA Top 40 Litigation Lawyer Under 40
2018 Lawyers of Distinction
2018 Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Star
2017 Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Star
2016 Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Star
2015 NAOPIA 10-Top Under 40 Personal Injury Attorney
2006 CALI Excellence for Future Award in First Amendment
2005 CALI Excellence for Future Award in Advanced Brief Writing
2005 Ulmer & Berne First Year Intrascholastic Moot Court Award
2005 Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs Award for Best Brief in First Year Intramural Competition
American Society of Legal Advocates
2018 Top 40 Litigation Lawyer Under 40
Advocacy Committee (2015-present)
Buckeye Trail Association
Chardon Chamber of Commerce
City of University Heights, Ohio
Bicycle Committee, Chairperson (2018 - present)
Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys
Delta Theta Alumni Corporation
Standards & Traditions (2011-2013)
Geauga County Bar Association
Heights Bicycle Coalition
Legal Aid Society of Cleveland
Pro Bono Panelist (2011-present)
Ohio Association for Justice
Ohio State Bar Association
National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys
2015 Top 10 Under 40 in Personal Injury
North Coast Cycling
Team Sponsor (2013-present)
Shaker Cycling Club
Snake Bite Racing
Road Captain (2012)
Team Sponsor (2010-2013)
Solon Chamber of Commerce
Member (2015 - 2017)
2018 Rising Star
2017 Rising Star
2016 Rising Star
William K. Thomas American Inn of Court
Associate Member (2011-2014; 2015-present)