Hermann, Cahn & Schneider, LLP

Hermann, Cahn & Schneider is a law firm specializing in legal representation which requires aggressive advocacy skills and creative approaches to legal problem solving.

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Firm Overview

The firm's litigation clients include Fortune 500 companies, insurance companies, and individuals who have suffered personal injuries or economic loss. In the area of business transactions and representation, the firm's clientele consists of a variety of privately owned enterprises, professional practices and service businesses. In the family law area, the firms clients include individuals with complex financial structures and substantial wealth.
Main Office

Main Office
1301 East Ninth Street, Suite 500
Cleveland   OH  44114

Phone
  • 216-781-5515
Fax
  • 216-781-1030
Divorce
Practice Areas
-Asbestos Litigation
-Civil Litigation in all Courts Complex Litigation
-Corporate and Business Law
-Domestic Relations
-Employment and Trade Practice Litigation
-Environmental
-Family and Business Immigration
-Fidelity and Surety Law
-Franchise Law
-General Practice
-Insurance Defense
-Personal Injury Law
-Products Liability
-Securities Law
-Trial Practice

James L. Lane

Practice Areas: Domestic Relations; Family Law; Child Custody

Admitted: 1999, Ohio

Law School: Akron University Law School, J.D.

Member: Cuyahoga, Cleveland and Ohio State Bar Associations.

Born: Akron, Ohio, April 9, 1973
Education
  • Akron University Law School
    Juris Doctorate

James S. Cahn

Practice Areas: Domestic Relations Law; Family Law; Custody Law; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Civil Litigation

Admitted: 1973, Ohio

Law School: The Ohio State University

Member: Greater Cleveland, Cuyahoga (Chairman, Family Law Section, 1990-1991), Ohio State and American (Member, Family Law Section) Bar Associations.

Born: Cleveland, Ohio, April 16, 1946
Education
  • The Ohio State University
    Juris Doctorate

Kent B. Schneider

Practice Areas: Plaintiffs Trial Practice; Personal Injury Law; Complex Litigation; Business Litigation

Admitted: 1976, Pennsylvania and New Jersey; 1978, Ohio

Law School: Rutgers University Law School

Member: Celebrezze Inn of Court (Barrister); Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys (Director).

Born: Cleveland, Ohio, November 12, 1951
Education
  • Rutgers University Law School
    Juris Doctorate

Anthony J. Hartman

Practice Areas: Complex Litigation; Environmental Litigation; Securities Litigation; Business Litigation

Admitted: 1968, Ohio

Law School:Case Western Reserve University

Member: Greater Cleveland (Member, Securities Law Committee) and American Bar Associations.

Biography: Order of the Coif.

Born: Cleveland, Ohio, January 6, 1943
Education
  • Case Western Reserve University
    Juris Doctorate

Robert Warren, Jr.

Practice Areas: Corporate Law; Securities Law; Real Estate-Commercial Law

Admitted: 1974, Ohio; 1975, District of Columbia

Law School: The Ohio State University, J.D.

Member: Greater Cleveland (Member, Securities Law Institute Committee, 1992-1993) and American Bar Associations.

Biography: Beta Gamma Sigma; Phi Alpha Kappa; Phi Eta Sigma. Attorney, Division of Market Regulation, Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, D.C., 1974-1978.

Born: Cleveland, Ohio, August 22, 1949
Education
  • The Ohio State University
    Juris Doctorate

Peter J. Krembs

Practice Areas: Commercial Litigation; Business Litigation; Real Estate; Business Transactions; Public Entity; General Consultation

Admitted: 1973, Ohio

Law School: Case Western Reserve University, J.D.

Member: Greater Cleveland, Ohio State and American Bar Associations; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Defense Research Institute.

Born: Madison, Wisconsin, December 12, 1944
Education
  • Case Western Reserve University
    Juris Doctorate

Jay H. Salamon

Practice Areas: Legal Research; Securities Litigation; Arbitration; Business Litigation; Insurance Litigation; Legal Malpractice; Civil Litigation

Admitted: 1980, Ohio; U.S. District Court, Northern District Ohio; 1991, U.S. Supreme Court

Law School: Case Western Reserve University, J.D.

Member: Greater Cleveland and Ohio State Bar Associations; Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA).


Biography: Pi Sigma Alpha. Author: "The Broker's Duty to Monitor Accounts and Recommend Protective Measures", PIABA Bar Journal, June 2002; "Brief Spotlight - Resisting a Motion to Exclude Expert Testimony in Arbitration," PIABA Bar Journal, September 2002.

Born: Cleveland, Ohio, May 9, 1954
Education
  • Case Western Reserve University
    Juris Doctorate

Hugh D. Berkson

Practice Areas: Securities Litigation; Insurance Bad Faith; Litigation; Products Liability; Civil Litigation; Commercial Law; Business Law; Insurance Defense

Admitted: 1994, Ohio; 1996, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

Law School: Case Western Reserve University, J.D.

Member: Cleveland and Ohio State Bar Associations.

Biography: Member, Order of the Barristers. Recipient: American Jurisprudence Award, National Mock Trial, 1993; Jonathan M. Ault Mock Trial Prize, 1993-1994. Adjunct Associate Professor of Law, Mock Trial, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 1995-2005.

Born: Cleveland, Ohio, September 10, 1968
Education
  • Case Western Reserve University
    Juris Doctorate

Charles Kampinski

Practice Areas: Negligence; Insurance; Products Liability; Medical Malpractice; Business Law

Admitted: 1974, Ohio and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

Law School: The Ohio State University, J.D.

Member: Cuyahoga County and Ohio State Bar Associations; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (Sustaining Member); Cleveland Association of Civil Trial Attorneys.


Biography: Member, Ohio State Law Journal, 1973-1974.

Born: Neustadt-Holstein, Germany, April 2, 1947

Cases: Moskovitz v. Mt. Sinai Medical Center, 69 Ohio St. 3d 638 (1994).
Education
  • The Ohio State University
    Juris Doctorate

Jonetta J. Kapusta-Dorogi

Practice Areas: Domestic Relations; Family Law; Child Custody; Collaborative Law; Mediation

Admitted: 1992, Ohio

Law School: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, J.D.

Member: Cleveland, Cuyahoga County and Ohio State Bar Associations.

Biography: Delta Theta Phi.

Born: Cleveland, Ohio, April 1, 1963
Education
  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
    Juris Doctorate

John D. Ramsey

Practice Areas: Family Law

Admitted: 2008, Ohio

Law School: University of Akron, J.D.

Member: Akron, Cleveland Metropolitan, Ohio State and American Bar Associations; Ohio Association for Justice.
Education
  • University of Akron
    Juris Doctorate

Robert M. Weber, Jr.

Practice Areas: Plaintiffs Personal Injury; Plaintiffs Medical; Plaintiffs Insurance Claims; Plaintiffs Insurance Coverage

Admitted: 2003, Ohio

Law School: The Ohio State University, J.D.

Born: Akron, Ohio, October 5, 1972
Education
  • The Ohio State University
    Juris Doctorate

Jeffrey S. Moeller

Practice Areas: Civil Litigation; Immigration Law

Admitted: 1989, Alaska; 2002, Ohio

Law School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, J.D.

Member: American Immigration Lawyers Association, Ohio State and Cleveland Bar Association.

Biography: Member, Order of the Coif. Appellate Law Clerk, Alaska Supreme Court, Anchorage, Alaska, 1989-1990. Author: "Transnational Movement of People in a Post 9/11 World," World Trade Center (Cleveland) Quarterly Newsletter, Cleveland, OH (2002). Panel Member: "Habeas Corpus and Other Remedies in Federal Court," American Immigration Lawyers' Association National Conference, Chicago, IL (2000); "Update on Removal Defense and Federal Litigation," Northeast Ohio Federal Bar Association Immigration Conference, Cleveland, OH (2001). Speaker: "Alternative Routes to Employment-based Permanent Residency; Are the Service Centers Adjudicating Petitions According to the Same Philosophy?" Northeast Ohio Federal Bar Association Immigration Conference, Cleveland, OH (2001); "2001-02 Changes to Immigration Policies and their Effect of the Flow of International Trade," Ohio Foreign Commerce Association, Cleveland, OH (2002). Book Review: H. Zheng, Legal Structure of the International Textile Trade 14 N.C. J.Int'l L. & Com. Reg. 519 (Fall 1989).

Born: Cincinnati, Ohio, August 22, 1965
Education
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Juris Doctorate
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