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Jamie Bennett Schneier

Jamie Bennett Schneier

Practice areas:

Corporate & Incorporation, Business

About Me

Small business attorney practicing primarily in the areas of Business Startups, Corporate, Transactional Business and Business Sales and Acquisitions.

For over 20 years, I have worked with small to medium size closely held businesses in the Cleveland and Akron areas. My clients are generally start-up businesses, serial entrepreneurs, small closely held businesses, family owned businesses and mid-sized companies.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Corporate & Incorporation: 60%
    22 years
  2. Business: 40%
    22 years

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Marc David Rossen

    Jamie is an incredibly knowledgable and skilled attorney. He demonstrates a deep understanding of both the big picture and the details of every client matter. He is a pleasure to work with and I recommend him highly.

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    Marc Rossen Contracts & Agreements Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Deborah Zaccaro Hoffman

    Jamie is a savvy and experienced business attorney. I would not hesitate to recommend his services to a client.

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    Deborah Hoffman Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

5001 Mayfield Road.
Suite 201
Cleveland, OH, 44124

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
OHActive199307/18/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
ALM's 2014 list of Cleveland's Top Rated LawyersMartindale-Hubbell2014
Best for Business Formation - OhioAcquisition International - Legal Awards2014
Named in AMLAW's list of Cleveland's Legal LeadersALM/Martindale-Hubbell2013
AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
Excellent Achievement Award in Trial AdvocacySouthwestern University1993
American Jurisprudence Book Award in Appellate Advocacy (Tied)Lawyers Co-op Publishing and Bankroft-Whitney1992
Excellent Achievement Award in Appellate AdvocacySouthwestern University1992

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalPetronzio Schneier Co., LPA1993 - Present
Judicial ExternUs Bankruptcy Court, Northern District Of Ohio1993 - 1993

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
COSE - Council of Smaller EnterprisesMember2012 - Present
Heights-Hillcrest Regional Chamber of CommerceMember2012 - Present
YMCA - Lyndhurst/South EuclidAdvisory Board2011 - 2013
Cleveland Business AttorneysMember2008 - Present
OSBA Corporate Law SectionMember2007 - Present
Cuyahoga County Court of Common PleasArbitration Panel2003 - 2009
United WayFinance Committee1995 - 1996
Ohio State Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Techno Pro, Inc. v. AmeritechSettled
MEDTRONIC XOMED SURGICAL PRODUCTS, INC v. Hawken Industries, Inc.Settled

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
American Bankruptcy Institute Law ReviewCited in Hi Tech and Telecom Financial Distress Roundtable2000
Minutes of the Advisory Committee on Bankruptcy RulesCited in the Minutes of the Advisory Committee on Bankruptcy Rules1996
Emory Bankruptcy Developments JournalCLAIMS & OPINIONS: RULE 2004: A USEFUL RULE OR AN ABUSIVE CREDITOR'S WEAPON?1994

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southwestern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
Ohio State UniversityFinance/MarketingBSBA1985

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Open World ProgramLegal Support for Small and Medium Businesses in the United States2010
SBA Small Business SeminarEntity Choices for Small Businesses2001