About Scott A. Rubenstein

Cincinnati Lawyer, Scott A. Rubenstein

Attorney Scott A. Rubenstein

Scott A. Rubenstein has practiced criminal law for over 20 years in Hamilton County. Mr. Rubenstein has litigated hundreds of felony and misdemeanor criminal cases including murder, robbery, sex crimes, narcotic crimes, white collar crimes, theft crimes, and appellate cases of all varieties. He has represented successfully hundreds of clients at trial and all other stages of courtroom proceedings, including arraignment, bail hearings, preliminary hearings, probation violations, sentencing hearings, and appeals.

Mr. Rubenstein received his BA degree from the University of Colorado, Boulder in 1995. He received his JD law degree from the University of Cincinnati in 1999. Mr. Rubenstein was admitted to the State Bar of Ohio in 1999 and to the United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio in 2000. He was admitted to the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in 2003, and to the Supreme Court of the United States in the same year.

Areas of Practice:
100% Criminal Defense
Litigation Percentage:
80% of Practice Devoted to Criminal Litigation
20% of Practice Devoted to Criminal Appeals

Bar Admissions:
Ohio, 1999
United States District Court, 2000
Untied States Court of Appeals, 2003
United States Supreme Court, 2003

J.D. University of Cincinnati, College of Law, 1999
Honors: Member, Moot Court Honors Board – 1997-1998
B.A., University of Colorado, Boulder, 1995

Professional Associations and Memberships: 
Cincinnati Bar Association Member
Ohio State Bar Association Member

Past Employment Positions:
Hamilton County Prosecutor’s Office, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney
Felony Criminal Trial Division, Grand Jury Division, Appellate Division
Hamilton County Clerk of Courts, Hearing Officer
Municipal Criminal/ Traffic Division, 2003-2009