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David G. Weilbacher, Esq.

David G. Weilbacher, Esq.

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Estate Planning, Business, Personal Injury, General Practice, Expungement

About Me

I have participated in 30+ trials as civil defense counsel.
I have significant first chair trial experience, and I have obtained multiple
defense verdicts. My litigation experience has been in the areas of medical
malpractice litigation, nursing home negligence litigation, business
transactions, and personal injury.

I provide a broad spectrum of legal services including business law, criminal
defense, domestic relations, wills, trusts, estate planning, landlord-tenant,
and medical peer review defense.

I also have a deed preparation service. My team of deed preparers have over 50
years of combined experience. I have served a diverse collection of title
companies, and I am constantly looking for ways to better serve them. My office
typically turns deed requests around in 24 hours and can deliver the documents
in Word, PDF and hardcopy. Requests can be received by facsimile or email, and
I am currently developing a web based program that will increase efficiency and
customer satisfaction.



Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. Estate Planning: 24%
  2. Criminal Defense: 24%
  3. Personal Injury: 19%
  4. Business: 19%
  5. Other: 14%
  6. More 



Hourly ($125-200/hour), Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (Always), Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

  • Hovanes Margarian

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    Hovanes Margarian Consumer Protection Attorney
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  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse David. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

1525 Leader Building
526 Superior Avenue, East
Cleveland, OH, 44114

1525 Leader Building
Cleveland, OH, 44114





Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Summa Cum LaudeUniversity of Findlay1995
Aristos EklektosUniversity of Findlay1991

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyDavid G. Weilbacher, Esq., Attorney at Law2009 - Present
AttorneyBonezzi Switzer Murphy Polito & Hupp Co., L.P.A.2007 - 2008
AttorneyOhio Casualty Insurance Company2007 - 2007
AttorneyMonroe, Zucco & Weilbacher2006 - 2007
AttorneyMonroe & Zucco2001 - 2006
AttorneyYormick & Associates Co., L.P.A.2000 - 2001


Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Rifle Association (NRA)N/AN/A
The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA)N/AN/A
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Alumni AssociationN/AN/A
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)N/AN/A
OSBA Litigation Section MemberN/AN/A
OSBA Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law Section MemberN/AN/A
OSBA Corporate Counsel Section MemberN/AN/A
Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA)N/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Alempijevic v. Van LingeDefense Verdict
Brotherhood Mutual v. Gene's Refrigeration, Inc.Defense Verdict
Steerman v. PetrowskiDefense Verdict

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Cleveland State University - Cleveland-Marshall College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban AffairsPublic Administration & Econimic DevelopmentMA - Masters1999
University of FindlayPolitical Science & Criminal JusticeBA - Bachelor of Arts1995