Mr. Scott A. Ambrose

SA

Biography

Mr. Ambrose is an accomplished trial attorney, having litigated hundreds of complex personal injury and commercial matters in State and Federal Court. His practice focuses primarily on Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, and Wrongful Death matters. Scott has obtained numerous multi-million dollar settlements on behalf of his clients. For over twenty-five years his practice has emphasized the litigation and resolution of matters involving catastrophic injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice, toxic torts, civil rights, commercial litigation and domestic relations. He has successfully completed numerous jury and bench trials in Courts throughout Arizona.

Mr. Ambrose has considerable experience handling personal injury matters for both plaintiffs and defendants, as well as successfully managing numerous complex, multi-party and multi-issue lawsuits to completion. Additionally, he has significant appellate experience having successfully briefed and/or argued cases to all Arizona Appellate Courts, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.

Mr. Ambrose is a long-term Arizona resident. He obtained his bachelor's degree at Arizona State University in 1986, having represented the university's debate and forensic team at competitions throughout the country. He went on to obtain his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Arizona College of Law where he distinguished himself academically and as a Moot Court Board finalist. He has a long tradition of serving his community and the State Bar of Arizona. Scott has served on the Arizona Rules Committee and has chaired the Membership Assistance Committee for the Arizona State Bar. When he is not helping his clients, Scott enjoys being outdoors with his family, writing fiction and cooking.

Honors & Accolades

Martindale Hubbell PreeminentSM Peer Rated for Professional Achievement

Top Lawyers in Arizona - The Legal Network, 2013, 2014, 2015

Notable Recoveries & Verdicts

Demery v. Arpaio, 378 F.3d 1020 (9th Cir. 2004)

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Catastrophic Injuries
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Civil Rights
  • Insurance Bad Faith

Education & Credentials

University Attended:
Arizona State University, B.A., 1986
Law School Attended:
University of Arizona College of Law, J.D., 1989
Year of First Admission:
1989
Admission:
U.S. District Court, District of Arizona; U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit; 1989, Arizona; U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships:

Professional Affiliations

Arizona Bar Association

Arizona Trial Lawyers Association

Judge Pro Tempe, Maricopa County Superior Court (2002-2003)

Birth Information:
Detroit, Michigan, April 12, 1964
Reported Cases:
Notable Recoveries & Verdicts: Demery v. Arpaio, 378 F.3d 1020 (9th Cir. 2004); $2.4 million recovery for stun-gun incident.
ISLN:
909457950
Payment Information:

    Peer Reviews

    • 4.4/5.0 (10 reviews)
    • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
    • Legal Knowledge

      4.5/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.4/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.5/5.0
    • Communication

      4.5/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      4.5/5.0

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