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Douglas Paul Whipple

Douglas Paul Whipple

Practice areas:

Litigation, Corporate & Incorporation, Estate Planning

About Me

Doug Whipple handles business legal matters and civil trials, representing both plaintiffs and defendants.  In his thirty-four years of practice, Doug has been lead ccouinsel in cases involving age and sex discrimination, commercial contracts and leases, home sales disputes, public records, property disputes, retirement comunities, securities and noncompete agreements.  He also provides estate planning services for individuals and families, including wills, living wills and powers of attorney.   


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1980

  1. Litigation: 50%
  2. Corporate & Incorporation: 30%
  3. Estate Planning: 20%



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Contact Info

Whipple Law LLC

13940 Cedar Road
Suite 420
University Heights, OH, 44118-3204




Professional Misconduct

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Vega AwardAmerican Red CrossN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Sole MemberWhipple Law LLC2011 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Ohio State Bar AssociationN/A1982 - Present
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar AssociationN/A1982 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Royal Indem. Co. v. J.C. Penney Co.Jury verdict in favor of my client, the tenant..
Whipple v. City of Cleveland Hts.City settled case for $13,000

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Publication NameTitleDate
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Journal"Dual Agency: A Hazardous Real Estate Practice"2014
Heights Observer"DeFranco decision should not discourage citizens from making a public records request"2014


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Cleveland State University - Cleveland-Marshall College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
Baldwin-Wallace CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1974

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
LRS Practioner Perspectives"Business Development in the Post-Normal Times"2015