Scott Perlmuter strongly believes in fighting for the underdog. “I take particular pride in overcoming the odds, and championing the cause that others view too daunting a challenge.”

Whether as counsel for nationwide classes of employees deprived of fair wages, or vindicating violations of constitutional rights of deceased inmates, Mr. Perlmuter excels in his position as a representative, confidant, and true advocate for his clients. He prides himself in taking a pragmatic, attentive, and aggressive approach with all cases.

His reputation and track record for success speak for themselves.  For five consecutive years, Mr. Perlmuter has been named as a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers, an accolade bestowed by peers in the legal community upon the top 2.5% of attorneys under the age of 40.

A lifelong Clevelander, he loves this city and treasures the ability to represent the people across the Greater Cleveland area.

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  • Education

    • J.D.: Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Cleveland, Ohio
    • B.A., Political Science: University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
  • Bar Admissions

    • Ohio
    • United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
    • United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
    • United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
    • Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Representative Cases

    • Haas v. Univ. of Toledo Med. Ctr., Ct. of Cl. Case No. 2010-11005, 2011-Ohio-7011
    • Glover v. Small Bone Innovations, N.D. Ohio 1:2011cv02709, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 88130
    • Boyd v. Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 8th Dist. App. No. 97703, 2012-Ohio-2513
    • Nicholas v. Lake Cty., Ohio 11th Dist. App. No. 2012-L-140, 2013-Ohio-4294
    • Allen v. Cuyahoga County, N.D. Ohio 1:12cv01659, 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 13622
    • Petty v. Russell Cellular, S.D. Ohio 2:2013cv01110, 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 42185
    • Pokorny v. Excavating Building Material And Construction Drivers Union Local No. 436 Pension Fund, N.D. Ohio 1:14cv02821, 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 62761
  • Honors and Awards

    • Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2012 – 2016
  • Professional Associations/Memberships

    • American Bar Association
    • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
    • Ohio Association for Justice
    • Ohio State Bar Association
    • Legal Aid Society of Cleveland Volunteer Lawyer’s Program
  • I was in a car accident. The insurance company only offered $2,500 to settle my car case. Attorney Allen Tittle took the matter to trial, and after four days, obtained a jury verdict of $75,000 which is 30 times more than what I was offered. He fights for his clients and obtains justice. I would highly recommend him.
  • Allen was professional, conscientious and well organized. Allen's research of my case produced results in which he was able to obtain a copy of a video from the grocery store and subpoenaed a witness that substantiated my claim and proved that I was in fact struck by the vehicle and injured, which he presented in the deposition. This resulted in a successful settlement in my favor
  • What I liked best about Tittle & Perlmuter was the prompt return of phone calls, always knowing when paperwork had been sent, and knowing I could call anytime and get my questions answered.