Craig P. Scott - Volkema Thomas Miller & Scott, LPA

Craig P. Scott

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2014
Phone: 614-441-8553

Mr. Scott is a 1989 graduate of Capital University Law School in Columbus, Ohio, who has risen through the ranks at Volkema Thomas to become a key litigator, partner, and administrator for the firm. He is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell.

Craig concentrates his practice representing people injured in auto accidents, truck accidents, wrongful death claims, brain injury, defective products, intentional tort litigation, and railroad crossing accidents. He has been a member of the American Board of Trial Advocacy (ABOTA), which is a national organization consisting of lawyers and judges, and is committed to the right to a jury trial.

Mr. Scott presents to attorneys and paralegals at numerous seminars on insurance law, trial preparation, and also speaks frequently about changes in Ohio law and its impact on those who have suffered losses.

A hometown product from the Columbus suburb of Westerville, Craig also clerked for The Supreme Court of Ohio for three years while attending law school.

Recent Data

  • In 2008, Craig participated as trial counsel in a case against the Franklin County, Ohio, Sherriff’s Office for its failure to properly respond to the repeated 9-1-1 calls for emergency help from a woman who was being physically and sexually assaulted, resulting in her murder, and the jury awarded $2.75 million dollar judgment. Craig received the 2008 Louisville Slugger Award from the Central Ohio Association for Justice for his work on this case.

Areas of Practice

  • Products Liability
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio


  • Capital University Law School, Columbus, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1989
  • The Ohio State University
    • B.A.

Honors and Awards

  • Central Ohio Association of Justice "Louisville Slugger" Award
  • AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The Ohio Association for Justice (Formerly the Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers)
  • The Central Ohio Association for Justice (Formerly the Franklin County Trial Lawyers Association)
  • The Ohio State Bar Association
  • The Columbus Bar Association
  • The American Association for Justice (Formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America)
  • American Board of Trial Advocacy (ABOTA), Member

Past Employment Positions

  • The Supreme Court of Ohio, Clerk

The Ohio State UniversityBA 1984Capital University Law SchoolJ.D. 1989
American Association for Justice Ohio Association for Justice Central Ohio Association for Justice Ohio State Bar AssociationColumbus Bar Association

Office Location

300 East Broad Street, Suite 190
Columbus, OH 43215
United States

Practice Areas

Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs