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Scott R. Melton

Scott R. Melton

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Defective and Dangerous Products, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Brain Injury, Wrongful Death

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. Personal Injury: 30%
  2. Medical Malpractice: 20%
  3. Defective and Dangerous Products: 20%
  4. Wrongful Death: 10%
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 



Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Christian G. Krupp II

    I endorse this lawyer. Great Medical Malpractice Attorney.


    Christian Krupp Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Scott. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Gruel Mills Nims & Pylman PLLC

99 Monroe Avenue NW, Suite 800
Grand Rapids, MI, 49503



MIActive And In Good Standing198208/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Michigan Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2011

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Founding MemberGruel Mills Nims & Pylman, PLLC1985 - Present
AttorneyCholette Perkins & Buchanan1982 - 1985


Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Trial Lawyers AssociationTop 100 Trial Lawyers2010 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1985 - Present
Grand Rapids Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of MichiganMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Michigan Association for JusticeMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Anderson v Dassault AviationN/A

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Publication NameTitleDate
National Business Institute SeminarAs Judges See It, Top Mistakes Attorneys Make in Civil Litigation2014
National Business Institute SeminarWhat Civil Court Judges Want You to Know2010
National Business Institute SeminarHandling Medical Negligence Cases2005
UnknownAvoiding Environmental Liability1991


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wayne State University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1982
University of MichiganN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1979

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
As Judges See It, Top Mistakes Attorneys Make in Civil LitigationCivil Litigation2014
What Civil Court Judges Want You to KnowTrial Practice2010
Handling Medical Negligence Cases in MichiganMedical Malpractice2005
Avoiding Environmental Liability in MichiganEnvironmental Law1991
Citizens LawschoolProduct LiabilityN/A