Maria Louise Shinn

Also known as Maria L. Shinn, Maria Shinn

Maria Louise Shinn

Estate Planning Attorney

Cleveland, OH





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About Me

Maria is known and respected for the quality of her legal work. She prides herself on the personal attention she provides, showing compassion, honesty, patience and respect to each and every client. Maria listens to each clients needs and concerns and discusses solutions with her clients in plain English, not legalese. She recognizes that each client is unique and puts together a plan for each...

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Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Excellent Attorney!

Posted by: Nicholette Leanza about 4 years ago.

Maria was extremely thorough completing our legal paperwork. She was sensitive about our situation and made sure we understood everything. She is the...

outstanding with knowledge of the law

Posted by: Alice about 4 years ago.

"Maria Shinn—professional, knowledgeable, outstanding with the legality of the law. Her devout sensitivity to highly confidential and personal...
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Roland Benton Gray
Roland Gray

Cleveland, OH

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. I have worked alongside Maria for several years now, and have had the opportunity to watch her advise and interact with her...
Kristin Rose Lay
Kristin Lay
Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer wholeheartedly. Maria is a caring and conscientious attorney. Without hesitation, I would recommend her to handle estate...
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1997 License Status: Active for the state of Ohio.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/19/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2000 – present

Maria L. Shinn, LLC


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1997 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Cleveland State University - Cleveland-Marshall College of Law


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2013 Member of the Year

Lakewood Chamber of Commerce


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2008- 2011 Board member

Adoption Network Cleveland

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Showing 2 of 5 publications

2012 Co-Parenting Has No Legal Status in Ohio

Northeast Ohio PFLAG Newsletter

Shared Custody in Ohio

Speaking Engagements

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2013 A Legal Workshop with an Elder Law Focus

at Veterans' Meetings (2)

2013 Legal Protections for LGBT Seniors

at Presentation

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