Michael I. Shapero

Practice Areas:

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • General Civil
  • Trial and Criminal

Admitted:

  • 1971, Ohio; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio and U.S. Supreme Court

Education:

  • Cleveland Marshall College of Law, J.D., 1970
  • The Ohio State University, B.S., 1966

Member:

  • American Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cleveland Metro Bar Association
  • Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • Cleveland (Member, Board of Trustees, 1982-1985; Professional Ethics Committee, 1972-1973; Grievance Committee, Liaison to Committee, Member of Board of Trustees, Trial Committee Attorney, 1973 - present) Bar Association
  • American Trial Lawyers Academy
  • Member, Homeless Committee, 1999 - present, U.S. Court of Appeals for 6th Circuit 2009
  • AV-Rated

Biography:

  • Seminar Instructor, Medical Malpractice and Civil Trial Litigation, 1990-1991
  • Internal Revenue Officer and Special Procedures Advisor with the Internal Revenue Service, 1966-1971
  • 2006 Northeast Ohio Coalition for the Homeless, Legal Volunteer of the Year

Personal:

Michael is a music fan — from country to classical — and when he’s not playing chess or Scrabble with his family, you can usually find him cheering for his beloved Buckeyes.