A Successful Lake Oswego Attorney, Litigator & Guide
Attorney Scott Supperstein has represented injured workers and motorists since 1984. He has successfully represented hundreds of people in contested work-related injury claims and accident claims, in workers' compensation hearings, mediations, personal injury trials, and arbitrations.
Mr. Supperstein has a history of successful litigation against Oregon's largest insurance companies; these include SAIF Corporation, Liberty Northwest Insurance, State Farm Insurance, USAA, Progressive Insurance, The Hartford, and others.
Mr. Supperstein has set himself apart by focusing on the immediate needs of those who are injured. Time-loss benefits, return-to-work issues, vocational rehabilitation, and payment of disputed medical bills are the very large concerns of people injured through no fault of their own. It has always been the goal of Mr. Supperstein to ensure that his clients are put at ease, trusting that the best outcome will be achieved.
Mr. Supperstein has represented people in Lake Oswego, as well as the greater Portland area, Oregon City, Salem, The Dalles, and the surrounding areas with success and distinction.
A History of Service
Mr. Supperstein has been honored by the Presiding Administrative Law Judge by being appointed to serve on the committee to interview for the selection of judges. He has also been honored by the City of West Linn for his service there and by the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Oregon State Bar.
Mr. Supperstein is an author and has spoken at multiple medical conferences regarding the interplay of law and medicine, as well as on issues related to workers' compensation and chiropractic care. He has also spoken at the Oregon State Bar Workers' Compensation Section Bench Bar Forum and served on the executive Committee of the Oregon State Bar, Workers’ Compensation Section. His journal articles for medical publications explained PIP issues arising from auto accident claims and the burden injured workers must bear within Oregon's workers' compensation system.
Neck and back injuries from motor vehicles accidents, lumbar and cervical disc injuries requiring surgery, bone fractures, carpel tunnel claims, eye injuries, and knee, elbow and shoulder surgeries all result in unique challenges for victims. Each also requires a distinct and specific legal strategy for success. Injuries from car accidents, construction accidents, work-related injuries, and injuries caused by drunk or uninsured motorists each require specific legal steps in order to achieve the best outcome.
Mr. Supperstein has focused his career on understanding the legal complexities and medical aspects of these types of injuries in order to better ensure successful results.
Education, Associations & Honors
Mr. Supperstein received his Bachelor of Arts from Colorado College, then attended the Lewis and Clark Law School where he earned a Doctor of Juris Prudence in 1983.
He is a member of the Oregon Trial Lawyers Association, the Oregon Workers' Compensation Association, and the American Association for Justice, as well as the Multnomah County Bar and the Colorado State Bar associations. He is admitted to practice law in all Oregon courts, including the Oregon Court of Appeals, Oregon Supreme Court, and the United States District Court.
Awards & Accolades
Mr. Supperstein has been AV Preeminent® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® for over 10 years. This is the highest Martindale-Hubbell® peer-review rating for ethical and legal standards.