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Mr. Godinsky is the managing attorney of Godinsky Law LLC. He is a double Buckeye, receiving his undergraduate and law degrees from The Ohio State University. During law school, Mr. Godinsky spent his summers clerking for the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s office and State Farm Claims Litigation Counsel in San Francisco, California.
 
Mr. Godinsky is a skilled trial attorney representing clients in criminal and litigation intensive areas. In law school, he was a selected as a member of the National Trial Team and winner of his school’s trial competition. Also, Mr. Godinsky was awarded the CALI Excellence for the Future Award for receiving the highest grade in the Moritz College of Law Civil Litigation Clinic.

Mr. Godinsky is an avid Ohio State and Cleveland sports fan.  He also enjoys spending time with his friends and family and attempting to play golf.  Additionally, Mr. Godinsky is involved in the local community, coaching mock trial at Strongsville High School, his Alma Mater.

Licensed to Practice:
All Ohio State Courts

Education:
J.D., The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, cum laude, National Trial Team
B.A., Economics, The Ohio State University, magna cum laude, Honors Program

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. Litigation: 25%
  3. Personal Injury: 25%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Thomas Leroy Erb Jr.

    Chris is a great friend and attorney. When I need to refer a case to Cuyahoga County, Chris is the first person I call. I know Chris works hard for his clients.

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    Thomas Erb Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Robert George Stiefvater III

    Chris is an excellent attorney. I have co-counseled many cases with him and he always impresses me with his prep work and trial skills.

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    Robert Stiefvater DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

7835-B Freeway Circle
Middleburg Heights, OH, 44130

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
OHActive201201/13/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Excellence for the Future Award - Civil LitigationCALI2012
Colley Trial Competition ChampionOhio State Moritz College of Law2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyGodinsky Law LLC2012 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
South West Bar AssociationN/A2013 - Present
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Ohio State Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Ohio State University Moritz College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2012