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Scott I. Palumbo is a Phoenix, Arizona, native and a founding partner of Palumbo Wolfe & Palumbo.  He obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame, where he was a letterman on the varsity football team.  Mr. Palumbo went on to receive his law degree from the Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law.  He now dedicates his practice to defending the victims of catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death.  Mr. Palumbo and his wife, Emily, live in Phoenix and are proud parents of two wonderful children.


The National Trial Lawyers Association named Mr. Palumbo one of the Top 100 trial attorneys in Arizona for 2009, 2010 and 2011.  He is also a member of the prestigious Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, which recognizes attorneys, like Mr. Palumbo, who have attained multi-million dollar verdicts or settlements for their clients.


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Practice areas


  1. Medical Malpractice: 24%
  2. Wrongful Death: 24%
  3. Personal Injury: 24%
  4. Defective and Dangerous Products: 23%
  5. Spinal Cord Injury: 5%



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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Member - Multi-Million Dollar Advocates ForumMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2010
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe American Trial Lawyers Association2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Founding PartnerPalumbo Wolfe & Palumbo, PC2006 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Arizona Trial Lawyers AssociationDirector2005 - Present
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of ArizonaMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Arizona Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Notre Dame Law AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Bartell v. Mesa Soccer Club, et al.The case went to trial in June of 2007. After 7 days of trial, the jury found in the plaintiff's favor in the amount of $7,000,000.
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Business Journal#1 Phoenix Personal Injury Specialty Law Firm2007
Arizona Personal Injury Lien Law and PracticeOther Arizona Liens2006
AdvocateBalance Billing = HIPAA Violation2004
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
University of Notre DameN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Maricopa County Bar AssociationPersonal Injury Fundamentals2011
Arizona Trial Lawyers Association Learn At LunchMining the Internet: Using Social Network Sites to Your Client's Advantage2010
Arizona Trial Lawyers Association - Liens SeminarBattling the Hospital: The Pros and Cons of Litigation2009
Arizona Trial Lawyers - Ethics SeminarEthical Considerations in Liens2009
Arizona Trial Lawyers - Medical Malpractice SeminarCollateral Sources - What Qualifies and How to Handle Them at Trial2008
Arizona Trial Lawyers - Medical Malpractice SeminarEverything You Need to Know About Affidavits of Merit2007
Arizona Trial Lawyers SeminarHealth Privacy and Ethics2006
Arizona Trial Lawyers - Advanced Trial Advocacy ConferenceSettling the Case - Mediation Techniques and Skills2006