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Bruce B. Elfvin

Bruce B. Elfvin

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Discrimination, Mediation

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1972

  1. Employment & Labor: 65%
    43 years, 350 cases
  2. Discrimination: 20%
    26 years
  3. Mediation: 15%
    21 years, 48 cases

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Christy B. Bishop

    I endorse this lawyer fully. His experience, caring for clients and dynamic personality all add to his wonderful ability as an advocate for workers. I have worked extensively with Bruce on various projects and trials, and look forward to doing so again in the future. He truly is an outstanding attorney and counselor at law.

    More 

    Christy Bishop Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

4070 Mayfield Road
Cleveland, OH, 44121-3036

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law197308/17/2015
OHActive197208/10/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Plaintiffs Employment CasesOhio Super Lawyers2014
Employment CasesBest Trial Lawyers in America2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Top Law Firms 2011-2012US News and World Reports2014
Ten Year Ohio Super LawyerPlaintiffs Employment Cases2014
Designated for Plaintiffs Employment CasesOhio Super Lawyers2004
Designated for Employment and Labor LawBest Lawyers in America1995

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Assistant General CounselEEOC1972 - 1985

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Ohio State Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law SectionVice Chair of Section Council2014 - Present
Sixth Circuit Judicial ConferenceMember2010 - Present
National Employment Lawyers AssociationSpeaker2009 - Present
National Employment Lawyers Association6th Circuit Amicus Representative2007 - Present
Ohio State Bar AssociationMidwest Labor Law Conference Planning Committee2007 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Gallagher v. C.H. Robinson WorldwideReversed Summary Judgment and remanded for trial
EEOC and Mays v. MotorolaJudgment in favor of Plaintiffs settled on appeal
Howe v. City of Akron$1.9 million Verdict for Plaintiffs

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Cleveland State UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1972
Northwestern UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1969

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
51st Midwest Labor Law ConferenceOhio Law Update2014
50th Midwest Labor Law ConferenceOhio Employment Law Update2013
NELA Annual Conference and ConventionFederal Sector EEO Trial Practice2012
49th Midwest Labor Law ConferenceOhio Employment Law Update2012
Midwest Labor Law ConferenceDamages in Employment Discrimination Cases2010
Effective Appellate Advocacy in Employment CasesArgument on Appeal2010
NELA National Conference 2009Gender Based Hostile Work Environment Cases2009