Scott Anthony Best

Scott Anthony Best

Attorney
Location:
Fort Mitchell, Kentucky
Phone:
859-905-0948
Fax:
859-331-5337
Email:

Scott Best received a Bachelor of Science from Northern Kentucky University in 1997,and his juris Doctor from Salmon P. Chase College of Law in 2001. Mr. Best has been licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Kentucky since 2001; State of Ohio since 2002; the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky since 2006; the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals since 2014.

Mr. Best is a lifelong resident of Northern Kentucky. Since graduating in 2001, Mr. Best has been representing clients in all aspects of civil litigation. Mr. Best has tried many cases to jury verdict in the state courts of Kentucky and Ohio. In addition, he has argued numerous cases on the appellate level and has had the privilege to argue successfully before the Supreme Court of Ohio.

Mr. Best is a member of the Kentucky Bar Association, Ohio Bar Association, Northern Kentucky Bar Association, Kentucky justice Association, Chase Alumni Association, Salmon P. Chase America Inns of Court, 2009-2010.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation
  • General Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 2002
  • Kentucky, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky, 2007
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 2014

Education

  • Salmon P. Chase College of Law, Highland Heights, Kentucky
    • J.D. - 2001
  • Northern Kentucky University, Kentucky
    • B.S. cum laude - 1997

Representative Clients

  • Robinson v. Bates, 112 Ohio St.3d 17 (2006), Supreme Court of Ohio
  • Orebaugh v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., 2007-0hio-4969, Ohio Twelfth District Court of Appeals
  • Leland Watson v. Franklin Asset Management, 2004-CA_000001 O-MR, Commonwealth of Kentucky Court of Appeals

Classes/Seminars

  • Salmon P. Chase College of Law, Adjunct Professor: Trial Advocacy, 2009 - Present
  • Auto Accidents - Comparing Ohio & Kentucky Law, KBA, 2012 - Present
  • Effective Mediation Strategy and Presentation from a Mediator's Perspective, Kentucky Bar Association, 2013 - Present
  • Auto Claims-Start to Finish, Northern Kentucky Bar Association, 2014 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • Ohio Super Lawyer and Rising Star Selection, 2010 - Present
  • Kentucky Super Lawyer and Rising Star Selection, 2013 - 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kentucky Bar Association, Member, 2001 - Present
  • Ohio Bar Association, 2002 - Present
  • Kentucky Justice Association, 2007 - Present
  • Chase Alumni Association
  • Salmon P. Chase American Inns of Court, 2009 - 2010
  • Northern Kentucky Bar Association, 2001 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Offices of Arnold Levine, Associate, 2001 - 2007
  • Kohnen & Patton, Associate, 2007 - 2010