Scott Cumming - Oregon Personal Injury Attorney

Scott Cumming


Associate


After recently earning his J.D. from the University of Oregon School of Law and passing the Oregon State Bar, Scott is ready to hit the ground running at Dwyer Williams Cherkoss Attorneys P.C. He has already proven to be a vital part of the team while supporting litigation during his clerkship at the firm. As a new associate, he plans to have more influence in helping clients navigate complex personal injury cases.


Dedication to Success

Scott’s passion for pursuing law, and personal injury, in particular, was borne of experiencing legal injustices firsthand in his own family. He is determined to win for clients and proud to join a firm with shared values in achieving justice.

Outside of Law

Scott has a wide range of interests, including reading, creative writing, Tiger King, running, weightlifting, the great outdoors, Forrest yoga, Call of Duty, NFL, gangster rap, and heavy metal.
  • Pro Bono Volunteer for Sponsor’s Legal Aid Clinic, Eugene, OR (2019 and 2020)
  • Judicial Extern for Oregon Court Of Appeals: Honorable Scott Shorr, Salem, OR (Fall 2019)
  • Law Clerk for Dwyer Williams Cherkoss, P.C., Bend OR (Summer 2018 and 2019)
  • Judicial Extern for United States District Court for the District of Oregon: Honorable Jolie Russo,
  • Eugene and Portland, OR (Fall 2018)

Education

  • University of Oregon School of Law, J.D., Order of the Coif (2020)
  • University of Oregon, B.A. Environmental Studies with Policy Focus, summa cum laude (2017)