Scott B. Cooper

Scott B. Cooper (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania)

Scott B. Cooper

Attorney in Harrisburg, PA
2005 - Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association - George F. Douglas Amicus Curiae Award 2008 - Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association - Milton D. Rosenberg Award for Distinguished Service
2006 - American Law Media - "Lawyer on the Fast Track"
2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 (Top 100) , 2011 (Top 100), and 2012 (Top 100) Pennsylvania SuperLawyer named by Law & Politics/Philadelphia magazines
2005 Rising Star
Contributing Editor - Pennsylvania Motor Vehicle Financial Responsibility Law (2nd Ed.) and (3rd Ed.) - Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
717-836-1698 717-836-1698 Call now
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Client Rating N/A
Peer Rating 5.0 of 5

Areas of Law

Areas of Law
Other Areas of Law
Personal Injury, Civil Litigation, Automobile Accidents and Injuries, Medical Liability, Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries, Motorcycle Accidents, Insurance, Pedestrian Injuries, Plaintiffs Personal Injury, Wrongful Death

Peer Rating

Peer Rating

Overall Peer Rating

in Personal Injury, Insurance and Appellate Practice
 
5.0 out of 5.0
Legal Knowledge
5.0
Analytical Capabilities
5.0
Judgement
5.0
Communication Ability
5.0
Legal Experience
5.0
  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards
Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 07/27/12
5.0 out of 5.0
I have known Mr. Cooper professionally for several years. He is one of the finest most ethical attorneys I have had the privilege of knowing. He is well deserving of an "AV" rating.
Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 07/20/12
5.0 out of 5.0
Scott Cooper is an outstanding attorney and extremely well-respected in the legal community.
Posted by a Judge on 07/19/12
5.0 out of 5.0
Scott Cooper is highly regarded by every Judge that I know - Judges often look to him for discussions on important issues.
Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 07/08/12
5.0 out of 5.0
Scott is well known to all auto law PI practitioners in Pa as a leading authority in auto law. He speaks on all the most important programs and argues Plaintiff cases before all appellate courts in Pa. He is a skilled trial lawyer as well. He also testifies before Pa House and Senate Committees on leading litigation related legislation. Scott is held in very high regard by his colleagues.
Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 06/23/12
5.0 out of 5.0
Scott Cooper is an extraordinary lawyer. Honest, ethical, hard working and universally repected. He deserves an AV rating from this prestigious organization. Neil O'Donnell
Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 06/22/12
5.0 out of 5.0
Excellent attorney in all aspects of practice.

Legal Community Activity

Legal Community Activity

Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Position
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Admission Details
Admitted in 1994, Pennsylvania and U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania 1996, District of Columbia and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania2000, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
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Law School Attended
Widener University School of Law
Class of 1993
J.D.
University Attended
State University of New York at Albany
Class of 1990
B.A.
Associations & Memberships
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania and American Bar Associations American Association for Justice (formerly The Association of Trial Lawyers of America)Pennsylvania Association for Justice (formerly Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association) (President-elect; Board of Governors; Past Chair, New Lawyers Section; Member: Membership Committee; Education Committee; Long Range Planning Committee).
Representative Cases
Erie Ins. Exch. v. Baker (Pa. Supreme Court)Rupert v. Liberty Mutual (Pa. Supreme Court)Prudential v. Colbert (Pa. Supreme Court)Richmond v. Prudential (Pa. Superior Court en banc)L.S. v. Eschbach (Pa. Supreme Court)Wirth v. Aetna (Pa. Supreme Court)Blood v. Old Guard (Pa. Supreme Court)Nationwide v. Schneider (Pa. Supreme Court)Nationwide v. Tannenbaum (Pa. Supreme Court)Cooper v. Schoffstal (Pa. Supreme Court)Craley v. State Farm (Pa. Supreme Court)State Auto v. Pro Design (Third Circuit)Sackett v. Nationwide (Pa. Supreme Court and Superior Court)State Farm v. Rosenthal (Third Circuit)Generette v. Donegal (Pa. Supreme Court)Orsag v. Farmers (Pa. Supreme Court)GEICO v. Ayers (Pa. Supreme Court)Dixon v. GEICO (Pa. Superior Court)Archibald v. Kemble (Pa. Superior Court).

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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
Schmidt Kramer PC
209 State Street,
Harrisburg, PA 17101
U.S.A.
Phone
717-888-8888 Call now
Fax
717-232-6467
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Scott B. Cooper
Partner
Schmidt Kramer PC
209 State Street,
Harrisburg, PA 17101

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