Larry S. Klein

Larry S. Klein

Partner
Location:
Cleveland, Ohio
Phone:
216-861-0111
Fax:
216-861-8203
Email:

ON THE RECORD 

Larry S. Klein has been a staunch defender of injury victim rights for the last 36 years. His extensive experience spans the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, insurance law, motor vehicle accidents and nursing home negligence.

Born in Cleveland , he attended Boston University , where he earned a B.A. in 1975 in Psychology and Accounting, graduating cum laude. He earned his J.D. in 1980 from Cleveland Marshall College of Law.

He is admitted to practice in all Ohio courts, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio and the U.S. Tax Court.  He is a member of the Cleveland , Cuyahoga, Ashtabula, Ohio State and American Bar Associations; the American Association for Justice, the Ohio Association for Justice and the Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys.  Larry S. Klein has received a Preeminent AV* rating from Martindale-Hubbell. This rating applies to those lawyers at the highest level of professional excellence.

OFF THE RECORD 

Larry is a first generation American, whose parents both immigrated to this country for a better life.  His parents emphasized the importance of education, and sacrificed to make sure their son would attend quality schools.  He was the first member of his family to attend college, and obtain an advanced degree.  In his spare time, his favorite pastimes are golf and travel, and he is passionate about both.  Larry enjoys golfing and travel with his wife of thirty years, and spends as much time as possible visiting with their two grown children.  Larry is active in the community and supports various religious and secular charities.     

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Negligence

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1980
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Tax Court

Education

  • Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1980
  • Boston University, Boston, MA
    • B.A. cum laude - 1975
    • Major: Psychology
    • Minor: Accounting

Honors and Awards

  • Received a Preeminent AV* rating from Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Ohio Association for Justice, Member
  • Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys, Member
  • Cleveland Bar Association, Member
  • Cuyahoga County Bar Association, Member
  • Ashtabula County Bar Association, Member
  • Ohio State Bar, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member

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